General Information

Req #
WD00036617
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
Country/Region:
United States of America
State:
North Carolina
City:
Morrisville
Date:
Friday, July 29, 2022
Working time:
Full-time
Additional Locations: 
* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology that builds a brighter, more sustainable and inclusive future for our customers, colleagues, communities, and the planet.

And we go big. No, not big—huge.

We’re not just a US$70 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company, we’re one of Fortune’s Most Admired. We’re transforming the world through intelligent transformation, offering the world’s most complete portfolio of smart devices, infrastructure, and solutions. With more than 71,500 employees doing business in 180 markets, we help millions—not just the select few—experience our version of a smarter future.

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

Lenovo is looking for a Sr. Project Manager to be the main liaison for our key partnership with Gartner.  Gartner is a leading technology and research consulting firm whose expert guidance and tools enable faster, smarter decisions and stronger performance on an organization’s mission-critical priorities

The goal of this role will be to create and execute Lenovo's strategy for our relationship with Gartner and to not only maintain but enhance our Gartner Top 25 Ranking. This is a unique role where this person will be the key focal and primary interface with Gartner and be responsible for driving all research, inquiries, webinars, and relationships with special interest groups.

Responsibilities include:

  • Ensure the high tech analyst community and high tech peers receive the Lenovo story messaging and highlight the brand (Marketing)
  • Focus on innovative, creative and competitive change management contributions
  • Assist the Global Supply Chain (GSC) Lenovo business stakeholders with recognizing areas for process and efficiency improvements to improve our relationship with Gartner and our Peer Connections
  • Provide project leadership to complete several strategic initiatives for those projects which generate new revenue opportunities and enhance our rankings amongst Gartner's top Supply Chain Companies
  • Measure and track Lenovo’s Year on Year Ranking Performance via deep dive of the individual and composite results.
  • Develop, secure and manage resources for multidisciplinary and cross-functional projects with the objective of effectively managing the change process by ensuring the achievement of projects to time, cost, and stakeholder specifications.
  • Enhance and contribute to the Lenovo & ISG Project Management culture and profession

Candidates may be based anywhere in US with preference given to Morrisville, NC.

Basic Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in supply chain or other related discipline or equivalent work experience
  • 8+ years of project management experience managing large, innovative, and complex projects

Preferred Requirements:

  • PMP Certification
  • Experience working with research organizations
  • Experience measuring and tracking returns on investment and/or value realization of projects/solutions
  • Ability to identify risks associated with the changes and develop a strategy and/or change management process to overcome or address the risks.
  • Experience with various social media outlets and writing articles and updates on Twitter, LinkedIn and other outlets
  • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills

The base salary range for this position in Colorado, New York City, Nevada and Washington, is $100,000 - $135,000. Individuals may also be considered for bonus and/or commission. Lenovo’s various benefits can be found on www.lenovobenefits.com

https://www.gartner.com/en/newsroom/press-releases/2022-05-26-gartner-announces-rankings-of-the-2022-global-supply-chain-top-25


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

Lenovo adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for US-based employees. As a condition of employment, employees must adhere to Lenovo’s US Vaccination Policy and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to any applicable accommodations. To be fully vaccinated means individuals must receive the full series of a vaccine either approved by the FDA or WHO and listed by the CDC (e.g. two dose of the Moderna, AstraZeneca or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines; or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine). This applies to all US-based employees, contractors and interns, regardless of work location. As a condition of employment, you must provide proof that you are fully vaccinated or follow Lenovo’s accommodation process.

* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America