Eaton Corporation Transition Manager-Quality in Pimpri Pune, India

Job Title: Program Manager- Transition Manager- Quality #64612

If you desire to be part of something special, to be part of a winning team, to be part of a fun team - winning is fun.

We are looking forward to an Transition Manager- Quality in Eaton’s Supply Chain Services, based in Pune, India.

In Eaton, making our work exciting, engaging, meaningful; ensuring safety, health, wellness; and being a model of inclusion & diversity are already embedded in who we are - it’s in our values, part of our vision, and our clearly defined aspirational goals.

A Transition Manager is responsible for migrating the function or the process from the Eaton Site globally to SCM SSC in Pune along with all ongoing projects for a function. To be successful, the manager needs to facilitate the changes & ensure that the transitions are done in an effective manner.

The role is central to our successful implementation of the Transitions action plan. He / she will draw on previous experience of project management to successfully run high profile transitions work to deliver both our financial savings and strategic goals. To lead this project successfully, the person will employ project management, business analysis and change management expertise that he / she will have developed through previous work. Through his / her work, the Project manager will deliver change in a manner that: is controlled and sustainable; is sensitive to the needs to stakeholders; engages and benefits stakeholders.

The incumbent reports directly to the SCM SSC Ops Manager and functionally to the Program manager of the assigned Function.

Your essential responsibilities:

  • Manage timely execution of all the transitions under progress or planned in Quality and ensure that the Project execution plan is adhered to.

  • Working with the HR & Operations team to ensure the resources are onboarded for the process transition, Managing HC allocations and reporting on savings.

  • Coordinate with Customer stakeholder and SSC teams for timely and effective process transitions, evaluate risks, define and execute risk mitigation plans for each transition under the given account.

  • Diligently drive PROLaunch BPS Gated review for every transition for flawless launch.

  • Facilitating SCM SSC’s early engagement with businesses for possible optimization, standardization and transitions of processes.

  • Bring transparency in the transition process by defining expectations form both sides and recording through SOW and agreed SLA.

  • Monitor effectiveness of transition for the first 90 days after handing over to SSC operations team to measure flawless launch.

  • Planning and managing the capacity and resources required to manage service transitions

  • Work closely with SCM SSC Program managers, functional managers, analysts as well as stakeholders from sending site to ensure delivery of transitions per agreed timeline & quality

  • Ensuring that the final delivery of each service transition meets the agreed customer and stakeholder requirements as agreed at the time of HC approval and have the right business impact captured

  • Execute towards the defined growth path, be a key contributor in input sharing for growth definition


If you are:

Basic Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Management or Engineering from an accredited institute with a minimum of 4-6 years of relevant experience

  • Prior experience managing projects in a large, multi-country organization with virtual teams

  • Prior Experience of transitions in an SCM Shared services environment

  • Influence stakeholders from various disciplines and across different levels of seniority across the organization

  • Expert in MS Office (Excel, Power Point, Word,) & MS Visio

  • Advanced knowledge in English language required

  • Flexible in attitude to accept all tasks related to the position & willingness to learn new skills when required.

    • Influence stakeholders from various disciplines and across different levels of seniority across the organization

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PMP/any other project management certification is an added advantage

  • Knowledge of traditional problem-solving tools

  • Change management and organizational effectiveness experience

  • Strong collaboration and communication skills, presentation and organizational skills

  • Master’s degree in a technical or business management field

  • Prior Exposure or Experience in Manufacturing, Quality will be added advantage

Position Criteria:

  • Good communication skills to work with teams remotely

  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills

  • Self-directing and self-motivating

  • Hands-on to work with multiple tasks

  • Strong communication skills with ability to define and articulate message and presentation skills

  • Ability to work effectively within teams

  • Advanced knowledge in English language required

  • Skills to drive pro-active analysis and alerts

  • An individual with a strong sense of urgency and quick response to deadlines

Yes! Because you are the one we are looking for, we hope to hear from you now!

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Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: Asia Pacific

Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Team Leader/Supervisor

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring region only

Travel: No

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