Governance Manager

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated Troy , MI 48007

Posted 5 months ago

Governance Manager

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking a Governance Manager for the Leggett & Platt Automotive Group (LPAG) team either at the location in Troy, Michigan or Carthage, Missouri. This position will be responsible for supporting the Global Director of Governance, while managing a team of Governance Analysts and Data Stewards, in the development and maintenance of governance standards, policies, procedures, methods, tools and templates.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Provides direction, sets goals and objectives, conducts performance reviews and serves to resolve issues with Governance team

  • Responsible for budget planning, managing department budget and governance employee time and expense approvals

  • Works closely with Governance Analysts to prepare proposed Change Requests and supporting documentation, and assists in the design of solutions as well as shepherding the Change Requests through the review and approval process

  • Acts as the gatekeeper of all major changes

  • Assists the Global Director of Governance with the preparation and facilitation of the Steering Committee agenda and quarterly meetings

  • Implements policies, procedures, controls, tools, and other mechanisms critical for the efficient and effective performance of the Governance organization

  • Monitors and continuously improves departmental performance metrics

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree required, MBA/graduate degree strongly preferred

  • PMP and/or Six Sigma certification a plus

  • 7-10 years progressive management experience in the manufacturing industry; automotive experience a plus

  • Background in people management, financial responsibility, operational excellence, and business decision-making

  • Strong program management experience a plus

  • Customer relationship focused

  • Ability to adapt and change in a fast-paced environment

  • Experience developing and deploying strategies and new process models

  • Experience defining and reviewing quality metrics and governance metrics to assess performance and effectiveness

  • Experience translating business needs into functional requirements for proposed changes

  • Compliance experience a plus

  • Travel 10-15%

We offer a comprehensive benefits package. While benefits may vary by location, we typically include: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) and stock plans, tuition reimbursement, employee discounts and more.

Since 1883, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing company consists of more than 22,000 employee-partners in 120 manufacturing facilities located in 18 countries. We're not just hiring, we're building a better company. For more information, please visit www.leggett.com.

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veteran/Disability Employer


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