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Manufacturing Execution System (Syncade) Project Manager

Posted on Mar 4, 2020 by Experis AG

Solothurn, Switzerland
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

Manufacturing Execution System (Syncade) Project Manager

Experis is the global leader in professional resourcing and project-based workforce solutions.

  • Project Term - 12-18 Months
  • Start - ASAP
  • Role Location - Solothurn, Switzerland


  • Our client is building a new fully automated manufacturing plant in Solothurn, Switzerland. The MES Project Manager position will be responsible for managing all of the project activities for the MES in Solothurn. The position requires solid experience of project management in the MES space having led multiple MES site deployments. The candidate will be fully accountable for successful project delivery and responsible for the overall planning, management and execution for the project. This project primarily serves the Manufacturing and IT organizations. The Project Manager will work with the Service Provider to optimize & execute a well-structured project plan that clearly defines the governance, scope, resource requirements, timeline, and budget for the project.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage Syncade activities for design, configuration and testing per schedule
  • Track deliverables and milestones and escalate delays to the Automation PM
  • Provide Syncade resource allocations
  • Responsible for preparing short term Emerson/Biogen activities and resource plan
  • Interface with Emerson to create an aligned schedule
  • Review schedule with BES Scheduler to Identify interdependencies between Emerson, Zenith, and other activities
  • Report Health of the Program to management (BES PMO)
  • Review and approve Syncade vendor invoices
  • Review and approve Syncade user manual written by Emerson and Internal Admin SOPs
  • Interface with customer groups to ensure we are designing, executing and delivering in accordance to global engineering and quality procedures.
  • Provide input to the Syncade training courses for the final users
  • Escalate changes, issues, risks, and outstanding decisions to the Automation PM

Required Experience/Skills:

  • 7+ years' experience of hands on MES Project Delivery and working knowledge of Syncade - must be able to hold technical & functional conversations.
  • 7+ years' experience implementing complex, cross-functional projects solutions.
  • At least two MES projects experience of working with and managing large Systems Integration.
  • Demonstrable fluency in Project Management tools and techniques and of implementing projects within established software development life cycle methodologies.
  • Demonstrable experience of transitioning new and upgraded systems into support operations

Interested in this opportunity? Apply now through the link in the advert to be assessed for an early interview discussion.

If you have any questions, please contact Kinga Bovai immediately.

Reference: 855785850

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