Starbucks Coffee Company Continuous Improvement Program Manager, Supply Chain Engineering – Kent, WA in Kent, Washington

Summary of Experience

  • Project management, including all elements of scope, time, cost, risk, quality, integration, procurement, human resources and communications (10 years)

  • Experience managing medium to large complex projects (7 years)

  • Requirements gathering and analysis (7 years)

  • Managing project team(s) including PM and srPMs (5 years)

  • Mentoring other project managers in program and project management (5 years)

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Strong Continuous Improvement / Lean Manufacturing knowledge

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks

  • Ability to reconcile divergent demands of multiple parties

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and changing environment

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Strong project management skills

  • Ability to act as a business partner in support of business units

  • Ability to build relationships

  • Effective management and supervisory skills, including planning, organizing, developing, and monitoring partner performance

  • Ability to apply knowledge of multidisciplinary business principles and practices to achieve successful outcomes in cross-functional projects and activities

  • Ability to provide project oversight and guidance to partners for projects while remaining focused on overall business requirements

Starbucks and its brands are an equal opportunity employer of all qualified individuals, including minorities, women, veterans & individuals with disabilities. Starbucks will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all federal, state, and local ordinances.