Senior Manager -Global PLM App
Levi Strauss &Co
Responsible for managing day-to-day operations of Levi Global PLM application development/support services team in support of Levi Strauss Global Supply Chain organization, Accountable for the strategic alignment of PLM solution across various Lines of Business and build relationship with various Business/IT partners.
- Driving in-house PLM development team of 15 employees/consultants and to ensure project and team goals/deliverables are met.
- Successfully implemented Global PLM production support process and tool to increase visibility and to meet defined SLA's.
- Re-negotiated SOW's and contracts with vendors, leading to overall $200k cost saving to Levi.
- Managed project staffing, Progress reporting, issue and risk management, communication and coordination of multiple teams to meet aggressive delivery dates. Develop and report key metrics for senior leadership team using Levi's Clarity PPM, ITSM and SharePoint tools.
- Providing Leadership role in streamlining and continuous process improvement effort across various Business and IT groups.