Terex Corporation Project Manager - Strategic Sourcing Implementation 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! ​


Oklahoma City is a unique site to Terex Corporation in North America, supporting manufacturing for each of the business segments: Terex Aerial Work Platforms, Terex Cranes, and Terex Materials Processing. Its workforce is anticipated to grow by more than 1,000 over the next few years. The 100+ acre facility has recently begun an extensive remodeling to accommodate the business’ growth.


The Project Manager for the Strategic Sourcing Implementation Team will:

  • Develop and execute the implementation plan for OKC businesses for parts/suppliers as part of the Terex wide strategic sourcing initiative.

  • Lead a team of 7 to quickly implement new parts/suppliers and recognize cost reductions

  • Interface with corporate and local leaders to accelerate transitions actions

General Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for planning, administering and completing assigned projects, which may cross several functional areas, such as Terex Cranes, Aerial Work Platforms, and Materials Processing. The incumbent will supervise a staff and provide work direction to individuals supporting a project.

  • Ensure the development and/or adaptation of mechanical, electrical and manufacturing processes that meet specifications and conditions of projects.

  • Ensure compliance with the terms negotiated by Terex Strategic Sourcing Teams.

  • Coordinate and conduct internal and external interfaces when launching suppliers / parts.

  • Optimize internal processes within your team.

  • Manage the team, guiding and enforcing the policies, procedures and / or standards relating to the company, participating in the selection process, directing, coaching, supporting the development of individuals, assessing performance, providing feedback and applying the tools management available.

  • Perform other related the discretion of your supervisor activities.


Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years’ experience in a project management, product management or manufacturing leadership role

  • Bachelors degree

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated use of written and oral presentation skills

  • Engineering Degree or applicable technical degree (ABET accredited institution)

  • Excellent time management and multi-tasking skills.

  • Ability to demonstrate critical thinking and problem solving skills, providing options and recommendations relating to resolving issues

  • High level of proficiency with MS Office suite: Word, PowerPoint, MS Project, Visio, and Excel.

  • Intermediate knowledge and application of PDCA in project management and problem solving

  • Intermediate knowledge of First Article Inspection and PPAP processes.

  • Knowledge of the importance of standardization and experience in leading groups and organization build standardized work at various levels.

  • Ability to influence people at all levels through collaboration and relationship building.

  • Ability to clearly define and assess additional training needs of the various segments at all levels.

  • Knowledge of Database software; Project Management software

  • Oracle experience


Job ID 2018-37414

# Positions 1

Category Operations

Posting Location Oklahoma City - OK - USA

Location: OK-Oklahoma City