OpCo Continuous Improvement Manager

Website DoverCorp Dover Business Services

Summary Description:

This position is a key part of expanding Dover Business Services’ capabilities to supporting Dover Operating Companies (OpCos) on strategic projects and programs. Their daily responsibilities include aligning projects with business objectives, constructing detailed project plans, managing various teams, achieving milestones, identifying issues and risks, and communicating the results to stakeholders. Additional responsibilities may include building out OpCo support services and transitioning to the DBS operating model.

Essential Responsibilities

• Lead the initiation and planning of a project and ensure technical feasibility and alignment to leading global process standards
• Determine and define project scope and objectives
• Ensure resource availability and allocation
• Ensure all projects are delivered on time within the stipulated scope and budget
• Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan
• Create and maintain a comprehensive project documentation (working papers)
• Coordinate with internal and external parties for the flawless execution of projects
• Manage relationships between clients and stakeholders
• Perform risk management analysis to reduce project risks
• Provide project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders about strategy, adjustments, and progress
• Utilize industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout entire project execution
• Measure project performance to identify areas for improvement
• Report and escalate to upper management as and when needed
• Identify opportunities for process improvements, support execution during project timeframe, and catalog for hand-off to operations
• Transition activity, where appropriate, from OpCo to DBS standard operating model


Dover Business Services (DBS) is an independent business to business service provider within Dover Corporation, a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenues of $7.5 billion. DBS is accountable for delivering selected transactional services in Accounting and Finance to the entire organization. With locations in Cebu, Philippines; Suzhou China; and Bucharest, Romania, DBS centers operate across the globe to maximize service to our operating companies (OpCos).

Dover Corporation deliver’s innovative equipment and components, specialty systems and support services through four major operating segments: Energy, Engineered Systems, Fluids, and Refrigeration & Food Equipment. Dover combines global scale with operational agility to lead the markets we serve.

Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for nearly 60 years, our team of over 27,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what’s possible. Headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, Dover trades on the New York Stock Exchange under “DOV.”

To apply for this job please visit careers.dovercorporation.com.

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