21 days old

Director of Government Products

Beyond Vision
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53208
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift
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Beyond Vision is a unique social enterprise focused on creating employment opportunities
for people who are blind or visually impaired. Don’t let our non-profit status fool you,
however. Our mission of employment and upward mobility has steadily grown our
operations into 5 successful business units with locations across the country. We are
looking for a strong leader to direct the largest and fastest growing of those
departments, the Government Products Business Unit. As a member of our Senior
Staff, this position reports directly to our President & CEO and is responsible for the
budget, program management, and all operations related to products manufactured for
sale on our state and federal contracts. The best candidate for this position has a
strong background in manufacturing and project management and is characterized by
integrity, adaptability, effective communication, strong problem-solving, a leadership
style mirroring Servant Leadership philosophy, and a Mission focus.
Responsibilities include:
 Overall operation and performance of the Government Products business unit. This
includes financial performance, metrics, staff development, and Mission (employment
growth).
 Evaluate potential products and projects for the federal procurement list. Work with
National Industries for the Blind and other partners to gain assignments and drive process
from conception to launch.
 Establish project timelines and ensure critical project schedule milestones are met while
also insuring product quality, revenue and margin goals are met.
We Require
 A passion and commitment to fulfilling our mission and vision.
 BA/BS in industrial engineering, mechanical engineering, or business administration.
 5+ years of in-depth manufacturing management experience.
 Strong track record of effective large project management. The ability to manage multi-
faceted projects, establish timelines, and meet deadlines.
Send a resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to: jobs@beyondvision.com
We invite you to learn more about our engaged culture at www.beyondvision.com

Requirements

Successful track record in leading, coaching, and developing people to perform at
high levels.
Embracing and practicing Servant Leadership philosophies is a must.
Strong track record in effective project management. The ability to manage multi-
faceted projects, establish timelines, and meet deadlines.
Proven track record in implementing and integrating LEAN principles into operations.
Demonstrated grasp of basic accounting best practices concerning cost accounting,
pricing, sales, and financial reporting.
Strong background and proficiency in ERP systems.
A passion and commitment to fulfilling our mission and vision.


BA/BS in industrial engineering, mechanical engineering, or business administration
(highly preferred).
5+ years of strong experience in manufacturing management (required).

2 or more years in-depth experience with state or federal government procurement contracts (highly preferred).

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Posted: 2019-11-20 Expires: 2020-01-04

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Director of Government Products

Beyond Vision
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53208

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