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Director of Tools - CO - USA

Director of Tools (Supply Chain and Logistics/Operations)
Requisition ID: 29129
Location(s): Brighton, CO, US
Work experience: Senior Management
Type of position: Full-Time
Job Family: Field Operations
Vestas Factory

Senior Management | Full-Time | Field Operations

At Vestas, we live our company values of Accountability, Collaboration, Simplicity and Passion. In an innovative and evolving industry, we change quickly to meet the needs of our customers. Our motivation is to preserve the environment through sustainable energy solutions. If this aligns with your values and enthusiasm, we want to hear from you!

The head of construction & Service Tools is responsible for Vestas tools activities in the USA and Canada. This is your chance to guide a key market supporting regional construction and service operations in our global matrix organization across the entire value chain.

The main responsibilities and task related to this position are divided into five key areas:
1. Commercial management:
Agrees budgets, savings and performance targets with regional stakeholders and ensures focused monitoring & review of the same.
Negotiates and agrees regional business / delivery requirements and, if relevant, enforces them through Service Level Agreements.
Responsible for prioritizing, escalating and mitigating business risks across Vestas value chain.
2. Operational management:
In charge of regional tools centers operations according to main KPI's within safety, quality, delivery, and cost. Understands differences in offshore and onshore set up and organizes operations accordingly.
Responsible for regional operational long- and short- term planning of tools & tooling set up.
Supervises short- and long-term regional tools planning and logistic distribution, enabling optimal tools utilization and inventory.
Implements market-applicable optimization and cost–out initiatives in the region.
3. Stakeholder management:
In charge of supervising relationships with internal regional customers and representatives (Construction and Service) and global units (incl One Tool Unit).
4. Strategy and Business development:
Participates and supports global & regional business strategy implementation with respect to tools
Collects and feeds knowledge sharing and best practice learnings into the global unit.
Ensures standards through unified framework / processes within the region.
5. People management:
Building and strengthening the regional organization to ensure a well-motivated hard-working team, able to handle the substantial growth of Vestas.

Working with situational leadership with focus on the individual's development using internal tools as Continuous Performance Development, career and succession planning and talent programs.

Master's degree in engineering, business, supply chain management, organizational science or equivalent.
Minimum 7 years of management experience within complex matrix organization
International experience in a global multicultural environment is advantagous.
Experience in management disciplines is required. Examples of disciplines would be: strategy development, change management, employee survey engagement, customer relationship management, business cases development, lean manufacturing, supply chain management, or similar.
Solid communication skills in English, both written and verbal.
Experience of Microsoft packages, SAP, BI or equivalent EPR knowledge.

Skilled interpersonal and communication skills, focusing on good teamwork.
Capability of coaching and supervising highly skilled motivated employees.
Professional stakeholder management skills.
Proven ability to work both with no supervision and in teams within tight deadlines.
Open minded and good at sharing/gathering information within a team.
Able to cope with change and working under ambiguous circumstances.
Growth Mindset

What we offer
We offer you an exciting and exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal development with the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. You will be provided with a innovative opportunity to make your footprint within an essential area in Vestas. You will be part of an international team, with a growth mindset.

Pay Range: $150,000/year

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