Capital Project Manager

  • Corning
  • Taiwan - Taipei
  • 1 week ago

Company Name: Corning

Location: Taipei, TW - 105

Job Duration: 2021-06-11 to 2021-07-11


Requisition Number: 45528



Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

The Global Supply Management (GSM) Function is recognized as a critical function for business success.  It delivers the training, tools and opportunities needed to create innovative solutions for the function & the corporation.  GSM has leading edge, effective processes to anticipate and exceed customer requirements.



Purpose of the position:

  • Co-own and manage overall Display rebuild cost reduction program/project
  •  Work closely with cross-functional team, including PMO, Engineering, and Finance to drive rebuild cost reduction workstreams and portfolio management
  •  Provide strategic guidance on capital reduction levers to each workstream and support to identify and resolve roadblocks
  • Support target setting, portfolio management, project prioritization, progress report outs, etc. for each workstream
  •  Work with each workstream owners to facilitate meetings and workshops
  • Provide overall rebuild cost reduction progress report to leadership on regular basis
  • Manage capital cost reduction portfolio for overall DSM capital team
  • Work with each area leaders (Hot-end, Cold-end, and Facility) in DSM capital team to own, develop and maintain capital reduction portfolio(s) for AMC spend reduction, GSM COM, and Capricorn savings
  •  Consolidate savings data from each area to prepare for overall capital team status updates and identify gaps and plans to close the gaps
  •  Support other projects and initiatives
  •  Support capital equipment quality management project working with cross-functional team including PMO, Quality, and Engineering
  •  Support capital equipment single source risk mitigation


Criteria for Performance Evaluation :

  • Deliver 10% capital reduction for capital rebuilds over 2021-2024
  • Define meeting cadences and processes for each workstream and track portfolio with accuracy


Education & Experience

  • Education: Bachelor degree and above. Major in supply chain, engineering and finance are preferred
  • Over 5 years in strategy, procurement and/or engineering; working experience in project management preferred.


Required Skills

  • Project management skills – experience in leading projects with multi-function team members with multiple workstreams
  • Strategic thinking and analytical skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills – able to communicate project process to senior leadership and sponsors