Reporting to the VP of the East Group the VP/GM will manage and provide direction for all elements of the sites for which they have responsibility.  Directly manage all manufacturing and business related support staff and interface extensively and support other operations within CPP.  Extensive interaction with executive, senior, site management as well as external customers.  Anticipates what needs to be done and proactively design and deliver workable solutions and strategies to ensure business meets and exceeds all financial and operational goals.

  • Assists the VP of the East Group with strategic and tactical thinking that successfully integrates people, money, technology and systems within time and budget constraints.
  • Oversees assigned manufacturing site
  • Responsible for development and achievement of all elements of the financial plan including sales, profit, and various manufacturing costs/budgeting.
  • Ensures inventory valuation and physical inventory programs as well as burden rate and other costing activities are consistent across site and in accordance with designated expectations.
  • Cultivates and maintains relationships with customers and other site leaders in support of overall CPP objectives.
  • Develop annual fiscal profit plan, budgets and reports as well as review monthly actual performance and provide gap analysis. 
  • Ensure conformance to Federal Defense Acquisition Regulations applicable to defense contractors and supports the preparation of Product Cost and pricing proposal and the follow on audits by Defense Contract Audit Agency.
  • Effectively lead and develop a staff that consists of Engineering, Accounting, Quality, Sales, Operations, HR and other site support functions.
  • Set and monitor division performance against performance goals to ensure progress is being made and corrective action, if necessary, is taken.
  • Develop and implement capital improvement plans in support of ongoing cost reduction and facility maintenance.
  • Ensure operational/financial performance in areas such as quality, delivery, safety, sales, EBITDA, inventory meet or exceed customer or CPP expectations, and as appropriate develop actions to correct if below expectations.
  • Site champion for safety.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree required in a relevant field required, MBA and/or Technical degree preferred.

  • 15+ years of direct experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably aerospace with increasing responsibility in a mid-size to large international company.
  • 5+ years at senior level position with manufacturing responsibility including profit and loss responsibility.

Other Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Experience developing and implementing strategic and tactical operational and financial plans, and developing/implementing/analyzing key performance indicators of plan achievement.
  • Proven ability to proactively recruit, lead and develop a “best in class” team.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage often conflicting priorities effectively displaying strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Outstanding PC skills and ability to quickly analyze rapidly changing circumstances and provide sound advice.
  • Disciplined approach in implementing and maintaining various controls including taking corrective action as appropriate.
  • Poise, professional presence and ability to make effective presentations.
  • Results driven and action oriented; analytical skills are key.

  • Working Environment:   Office Environment
  • Physical Demands:    Sitting/Standing for extended periods of time, able to lift up to 20lbs, extended periods of time using a computer screen.
  • Travel Requirements: 25%
  • Required PPE:     Check for required PPE in areas you may be working in
  • Safety Glasses:    Needed in all areas of the plant.
  • Steel toe shoes:  Needed in all areas of the plant.

This is a management position
This is a full time position

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