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Baby Care Manufacturing Plant IT Leader

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Information Technology (IT) at Procter & Gamble is where business, innovation and technology integrate to create a competitive advantage for P&G. Our mission is clear -- we deliver IT to help P&G win with the over 5 billion consumers we serve worldwide. Our IT professionals are diverse business leaders who apply IT mastery to deliver game-changing, technology-driven business models and capabilities for our 65 iconic, trusted brands.

From Day 1, you’ll be trusted to dive right in, take the lead, use your initiative, and build billion-dollar brands that help make everyday activities easier and make the world a better place. You’ll be doing meaningful work that takes your career places you never imagined. And you’ll do this in creative workspaces where new ideas flourish and where your technical mastery is recognized and rewarded.

The Opportunity

We are looking for a technical leader to be our Cape Girardeau Plant IT Leader. The Plant IT Leader will lead all digital work within the site and ensure that the Digital Masterplan compliments the plant’s P&G Product Supply Integrated Work System processes. They will lead a multi-functional digital team at the site that is focused on transforming the plant to a digital lead site and ensuring that the IT and OT deliver the site operational targets, are compliant, and deliver substantial value creation results. They are expected to be part of the site leadership team and partner across the operations to create and ensure digital plans for the site meet and exceed plant targets. This is a leadership role within the manufacturing plant to ensure that the digital and automation program is in sync with delivering operational results and advanced IWS capability within the site.

This role will report to the Business Unit IT Operations Senior Director and be accountable to the plant manager. This person will have responsibility for at least 2 direct reports and will need to partner across the site to influence the work plans of key users, department teams, and support organizations to ensure that the site needs are achieved. The role is seen as a “CIO of the Plant” and is expected to be a technology leader within the manufacturing plant and will require on-the-floor leadership. This role will require occasional travel (<10%), and will be expected to be physically present on site, consistent with other site leaders. The experienced gained in this role also provides a springboard to ongoing P&G career opportunities in the US and globally.

Responsibilities will include:

+ Partner across highly matrixed organization to ensure site masterplan is delivered.

+ Visible and on the floor leadership for all site employees.

+ Ensuring and influencing site digital team is staffed and has established daily management systems to ensure site results are met.

+ Site digital masterplan is created and maintained to support short- and long-term site plans, transforming the plant into a leading example of digitization for breakthrough results.

+ Integrating digital and site capability needs to ensure the site achieves advanced IWS phases

+ Ensuring that business operations Service Level Agreements (SLAs) are met and that unplanned down times do not occur.

+ All critical incidents have root cause and countermeasures do not repeat.

+ Ensure all site IT and OT systems are compliant to P&G standards and policies.

+ Have accountability to drive Innovation via IT capabilities by connecting what is needed with what is possible at their site and integrate into the digital strategy.

Job Qualifications


+ 7+ years of Leadership experience. This role is a visible leader within the manufacturing plant and will require our technology leader to have experience in leading multifunctional teams and be able to influence to ensure digital plans are on track.

+ Portfolio/Project Management and Master Planning

+ Business / Service Operations

+ IT Security & Risk

+ Product Supply Vertical Startup – Ability to have vertical startup with understanding of Product Supply / Manufacturing business processes with ability to quickly develop expertise.

+ Financial and Budget Management – Proven ability to handle forecasting and budget.

The Value of a P&G Career

+ Ongoing coaching and career development – you will work with passionate people and have access to best in class training through our P&G Leadership Academy as well as day-to-day mentoring from your manager.

+ We provide a market-competitive salary benchmarked against the finest companies, so you'll be able to spend your generous vacation time doing more of the things you love with the people you love.

+ We offer a suite of benefits, including but not limited to: flexible working arrangements, remote working options, generous paid vacation increasing with service, generous parental leave policies, group life insurance, health insurance, and dedicated support to help you find the right child care or elder care.

+ Additional perks include discounted P&G products from our company shops and a discount platform offering you unbeatable savings on everything from groceries to exotic holidays.

+ What's more, your financial package might include things like interest-free loans, a tax-advantageous share purchase plan, a contributory pension plan, and financial education and advisement on topics including purchasing real estate and generating wealth.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, citizenship, HIV/AIDS status or any other legally protected factor.

Immigration sponsorship is not available for this role. As a general matter, Procter & Gamble does not sponsor candidates for nonimmigrant visas or permanent residency. However, Procter & Gamble may make exceptions on a discretionary basis. Any exceptions would be based on the Company's specific business needs at the time and place of recruitment as well as the particular qualifications of the individual.

Procter & Gamble participates in e-verify as required by law.

Qualified individuals will not be disadvantaged based on being unemployed.

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P&G was founded over 180 years ago as a simple soap and candle company. Today, we’re the world’s largest consumer goods company and home to iconic, trusted brands that make life a little bit easier in small but meaningful ways. We’ve spanned three centuries thanks to three simple ideas: leadership, innovation and citizenship.

The insight, innovation and passion of talented teams has helped us grow into a global company that is governed responsibly and ethically, that is open and transparent, and that supports good causes and protects the environment. This is a place where you can be proud to work and do something that matters.

Baby Care Manufacturing Plant IT Leader

Full time
Jackson, MO 63755

Published on 12/06/2022

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