Program Manager - Warehouse / Supply Chain


Wayland, MA

Industry: Technology


11 - 15 years

Posted 70 days ago

  by    Cynet EngineeringTeam

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We are looking for Program Manager - Warehouse / Supply Chain for our client in Wayland, MA

Job Title: Program Manager - Warehouse / Supply Chain

Job Location: Wayland, MA

Job Type: Contract - 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

Job Description:

  • Min 10 year of exp
  • A PM ware house and supply chain expert that has a high level of expertise is schedule build and management with demonstrated experience in schedule best practices including the following

Building complex, program schedules in MS Project that meet best practices:

  • Experienced in plant consolidation, warehouse design and supply chain
  • Knows if plan is viable and can support plan by a narrative detailing planning basis and approach
  • Can define with little effort whether the schedule is a low, medium or high riskschedule 
  • Documents key assumptions on plan approach / structure and logs assumptions into risk register 
  • Knows how to load resources into plan in a thoughtful, balanced way to identify and resolve resource conflicts early on 
  • Requires sound rationale for duration estimates
  • Primarily uses finish to start (FS) logic to link tasks and minimizes the use of SS, FF, SF and FS lags and FS leads 
  • Knows that every activity has to have at least one FS or SS predecessor and one FS or FF successors
  • Does not link tasks to summary tasks
  • Can establish a critical path and near critical path chains easily
  • Integrates holiday calendars into schedule
  • Can identify inputs and outputs between workstreams
  • Knows how to use the baseline function 
  • Incorporates risk triggers, and risk responses into schedule

Managing complex, program schedules:

  • Can assist in instilling a culture of accountability for delivering on time regardless of whether a task is on critical path
  • Can analyze "float" or "slack" in schedule and track as a metric of project health
  • Can analyze resource loading during execution as individual tasks finish early or late
  • Can analyze late starts and late finishes to identify future obstacles
  • Can track % complete, actual starts, actual finishes 
  • Can analyze schedule to determine if the rate of completion is aligned with scope of work remaining 
  • Requires changes to schedule (other than basic updates on progress) to be reviewed and approved prior to implementing change
  • Can quickly (
  • Has experience with schedules becoming corrupt and work arounds

Domain Skill:

  • Medical, Manufacturing and project Management, Scheduling, Warehouse & 
  • Supply Chain

Tool Skill:

  • SAP, MS Project, PMP, ERP

Functional Skill: 


  • Manufacturing Process Documentation, Plant Set Up , Project Management, Waere house Management and Supply Chain, Logistics

Required Skills:

  • BS in Industrial/Mechanical Engineering
  • 10+ years working experience in Medical / Aerospace / Automotive Manufacturing quality process
  • Expert MS project, Complex project scheduling and managing
  • Warehouse and Supply Chain expert
  • Plant design and Consolidation
  • Plant Set up and Project Management