Program Manager, PCR Certification

Quality Hsinchu, Taiwan


The Role:

Logitech is looking for a passionate Senior Program Manager for our Global Quality Operations with a strong Lean background, a continuous improvement mindset as well as having a deep desire to research various voluntary (consumer) requirements, introduce them into Logitech and ensure voluntary (customer) requirements certification to be achieved.

This role will be accountable for developing the framework of voluntary (consumer) requirements certification, deploying and driving execution across Logitech. This function is new and part of the Quality Office and Systems team under Logitech's Consumer Centric Global Quality Operation.

Your Contribution:

Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do. These are the behaviors you’ll need for success at Logitech. In this role you will:

● Create and maintain a framework of voluntary (consumer) requirements certification, including the processes, the roles and responsibilities and metrics; starting with the Certification of Post Consumer Recycled Plastics (PCR).

● Evangelize the framework across Logitech, work with project NPI teams to ensure key voluntary requirements deliverables from NPI project teams are achieved.

● Maintain the most current PCR% for all SKUs.

● Onboard new resin suppliers and ensure ongoing supplier conformity through audits.

● Work with PCR Vendors to ensure all pertinent product information is accounted for.

● Manage PCR and other voluntary (customer) requirements Certification Renewals and Cost.

● Stay apprised of broader logitech NPI portfolio and key technical product features.

● Stay apprised of changes to PCR and other voluntary (customer) requirements.

● Help inject and drive a continuous improvement mindset and corresponding processes in this area, closing the loop between the ‘backend’ and ‘frontend’ of the product creation activity

Promote and sustain quality and Lean thinking as an element of superior business performance.

Key Qualifications:

For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and behaviors to our team:

● Nice to have Bachelor or Master in Engineering in hardware, software, Computer Science or Manufacturing

● Strong and proven project/program management in a technical environment and 7+ years experience from the high tech industry/consumer electronics or other relevant industries.
● Solid influential skills and ability to cooperate on all organizational levels.
● BIG heart for the Customer and the Consumer with a strong drive to translate consumer language into business value add.
● Challenging mindset and behavior with an outside in view, that can go against the status quo and drive change where needed.
● Interpret, understand, and deal with abstract complex systems and processes determining simple improvement solutions are traits highly appreciated.
● Operate in PLM, and be familiar with the Manufacturing Change Order Process, and purchase order management.
● Experience with product development in consumer electronics and experience in process development is desired.
● Hands on approach, leading by doing and never afraid of getting ‘muddy hands’
● Ability to work in a collaborative and participative, team oriented environment while having a start-up mindset.
● Provides clear and professional communication orally and in writing.
● Excellent English language skills.

In addition, below skills are a plus:
● Certified project management professional (PMP or similar)
● Vendor management experience
● Black belt Six Sigma certified
● Good oral and written Mandarin language skills