Terex Corporation Program Manager, NPPD in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma


Terex Corporation is a $4.5 billion, publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services. The company is passionate about producing equipment that improves the lives of people around the world. Terex operations are global, yet each office or factory is a close-knit community. Terex provides team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact. The company values diversity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage and citizenship. It encourages continuous improvement and offers free courses available through Terex University. Women@Terex provides a supportive network for Terex women in their jobs and careers. It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector. Terex is a place where you can work and grow. Come talk to us!

Terex Cranes New Product Development

New product development is a major initiative within Terex Cranes overall strategy. Theintroduction of newproduct offeringsis essential tosatisfy changing customer needs anddefend against competitive pressures.Advanced capabilities and performance in new productdevelopment is key for industry leadership in our markets.


Reporting to thePMO Director, this position plays a key leadership role in executing the new product

development strategy for products produced at our manufacturing facility in Oklahoma City, USA.

Full project management responsibility for delivering a range of new product development projects through the

development cycle to start of production. This role is pivotal in developing robust project management disciplines

and in delivering new products to market successfully.

The ideal candidate for this position will be an experienced Programme Manager skilled in executing high value,

complex new product development projects. The position is based in OKC and the candidate should be willing to travel

circa 15% of the time, primarily within the USA.

Key Tasks

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Defintion of project scope and requirements

  • Development of time and cost estimates, project plan and budget

  • Monitoring and control of; scope, timing, cost, quality, resource and risk through to project completion

  • Assessment of variances to project targets along with actions to recover to plan

  • Management and leadership of cross-functional project teams

  • Risk management and effective mitigation planning

  • Project status reporting to key stakeholders

  • Project delivery in accordance with Terex new product development processes

  • Implementation of best practice Project Management within new product development


Basic Qualifications

  • Degree in a relevant discipline e.g.Business, Engineering

Preffered Qualifications

  • Demonstration of successful project execution involving multiple projects within a business sector advanced in Programme Management

  • Knowledge of: scope planning, schedule development, cost estimating, budgeting & control, quality planning, risk management

  • Strong analytical and organisational skills with the ability to delegate tasks, motivate team members andmanage stakeholder priorities in a deadline-oriented environment

  • Experience in the management of complex projects requiring excellent planning, organisational andprioritisation skills

  • Experience in successfully managing and leading multi-functional teams

  • First class communication and collaboration skills with the ability to develop relationships at all levels

  • Experience in product development processes

  • Strong commercial awareness and financial acumen

  • Change management

  • Leadership skills

  • Listening, negotiating, and influencing skills

  • Problem solving

  • Proficient in use of MS tools including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and MS Project

  • Project Management certification preferred

It is the policy of Terex to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal and external candidates based on work-related factors and to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Terex will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V


Job ID 2018-37637

# Positions 1

Category Engineering

Location: OK-Oklahoma City