Manager, Configuration Control in Phoenix, AZ at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

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    Phoenix, AZ
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Job Description

Job Title
Manager, Configuration Control

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Job Summary
Implements Configuration Control policy and integrates the functions of Configuration Control throughout the operation. Achieves uniformity and efficiency in the identification, control and accountability of the systems required to be in place for the function.

Essential Functions and Competencies

• Multiple or Large site (600+ employees and associated revenue/customer base)
• Demonstrate effective written and oral communication
• Effective analytical, planning and organizational skills
• Demonstrate ability to maintain strict confidences
• Effective problem solving skills and the ability to make sound business decisions
• Effective interpersonal skills, both internally and externally
• Strong leadership skills and the ability to develop, lead and inspire teams
• Ability to support a 24/7 global business operation as required
• Ability to exercise discretion and independently drive solutions to complex business issues
• Understanding of the total business operation to include material procurement, order entry, forecasting, manufacturing, invoicing, customer returns, inventory levels and on-time delivery
• Effective leader in change management
• Demonstrate effective risk management and project management skills
• Ability to effectively mentor coworkers
• Lead, or at least participate in a continuous improvement activity with complete documentation, including a follow up review with the team in a presentation format
Qualifications / Education / Experience

• Recommend Configuration policies and procedures associated with the identification, release and control of engineering and material definitions
• Ensure conformance of Configuration actions, delivered to the end user or customer, and the contractual requirements associated with the function
• Audit and support programs to ensure review of contract requirements and preparation of appropriate Configuration Control programs in compliance with customer needs
• Work closely with all functional interface groups to ensure timeliness and accuracy of generated data; Facilitate change as required
• Oversee prioritization of assignments and plans, budget, organize and direct flow of work to meet both internal and external expectations
• Utilize Continuous Improvement principles and drive efficiencies and quality enhancements within the department
• Lead staff through effective hiring, development, utilization, inspiration and counseling
• Implement company policies for Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity
• Ensure a work environment that will foster openness, commitment, discipline, career growth and both an internal and external customer focus
• Maintain a current best practice knowledge and deployment within Configuration Control
• Regularly participate in and utilize leading best practice resources to continually upgrade function and employees’ capabilities 5+ years of configuration/documentation experience; 3+ years in a leadership role 4 year degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience as approved by executive management
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Job Location
Phoenix, Arizona

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Travel Requirement
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