Global Program Manager

Date: 23-Apr-2022

Location: Grentheville, Q, FR

Company: Dover Corporation

Job Requisition ID: 42054 

Department: Engineering (DEPT_ENG) 


Dover Fueling Solutions (DFS), comprised of the most trusted names in the fuel industry, are global leaders in driving innovation for over 100 years. DFS, the industry's 1st end-to-end fueling solution, provides advanced fuel-dispensing equipment, including systems and payment, automatic tank gauging and wet stock-management solutions. The DFS business is comprised of industry leading brands including Tokheim, Wayne Fueling Systems, Fairbanks, ProGauge, ClearView and OPW Fuel Management Systems. We lead every market we serve with focused expertise, progressive thinking and customer-inspired innovation in order to push the boundaries of performance for our customers and shareholders. To learn more about DFS, visit www.doverfuelingsolutions.com. DFS is part of the Fluids segment of Dover Corporation (NYSE: DOV).


We are currently looking for a Global Program Manager to drive our global platforms projects for Dispenser Engineering, focusing on Hydraulics, Electronics and Alternative Energy platforms.


Position Responsibilities:

• Lead day to day activities of small to large sized global programs in the portfolio of Dispensers Engineering

• Partner closely with Product Management, Engineering, and other cross-functional teams to translate the product vision into project plans within the overall NPD (New Product Development) /PMO framework.

• Drive process discipline and accountability throughout the planning, execution, monitoring, and successful completion of projects.

• Project Communications: Manage the expectations of all stakeholders through transparent and proactive communications.  Develop strategies to ensure status, accomplishments, issues, and risks are communicated clearly. Facilitate effective and efficient forward-looking team meetings.

• Project Monitoring and Control: Track and report project metrics and deliverables through PMO tools.

• Business Acumen:  Understand the business processes enabled by the products supported and contribute to the solution definition.  Clearly communicate all program-level financial commitments to core team members and stakeholders.

• Technical Acumen: Understand the technology concepts used on projects in enough depth to challenge assumptions, estimates, approaches, and risks. Possess general understanding of technical design, implementation, and quality assurance.

• Project Management Thought Leader: Remain on the forefront of emerging industry practices. Identify opportunities for improvement and make constructive suggestions for change.

• Adaptable: Flexible during times of change. Adjust to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities.

• Collaboration: Elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including upper management, peers, and other functional teams. Think outside the box to drive to creative solutions when challenges arise.

• Conflict management: Ability to defuse tension among project team, and facilitate constructive discussion to reach resolutions


Qualification Requirements:

• Excellent written and oral communication skills.  Must be comfortable presenting to groups

• Strong collaborative and influencing skills

• Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent) required.  Engineering (mechatronics) or related field of study preferred

• Project management certification preferred (PMP, Prince II or equivalent)

• Minimum of 7 years of work experience in program or project management, or a related function working with technology products and/or services.

• Experience managing new product/technology introductions is preferred

• Experience in the retail petroleum or automotive industry is a plus

• Ability and desire to work in a fast-paced team environment

• Ability to travel 10 to 15% of the time


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: EMEA : France : Calvados : Grentheville || EMEA : Netherlands : Bladel : Bladel || EMEA : Sweden : Skåne : Malmö || EMEA : United Kingdom : Dundee : Dundee

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