Switchgear Project Manager in Cranbury, NJ   at Sonepar USA

Date Posted: 7/22/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Cranbury, NJ
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

For over 50 years, Cooper Electric has provided the New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania markets with expert electrical supply, service capabilities and customer solutions. Established in 1961, as a family-owned business, Cooper Electric grew to 12 strategically placed branches by 1998. In 1999, we joined the Sonepar USA family which is made up of the finest electrical supply distributors in the United States. To better serve our customers, we have 58 supply locations, warehouse distribution centers throughout the tri-state area, and nearly 1,000 dedicated employees. Cooper provides exceptional products and services to an array of markets

Cooper Electric is a proud member of the Sonepar Group, the world's largest privately held electrical distributor. Sonepar entered the US in 1998 and has continued to grow due to strategic acquisitions and organic growth. Today, Sonepar USA is represented by 14 locally managed operating companies with over 700 locations nationwide.


  • Maximize efficiencies in all aspects of the project to ensure timely delivery of product to our customers
  • Mange submittals – sent, approved, unapproved, revisions
  • Manage shipping dates
  • Read specifications and drawings
    • Identify change order value
    • Manage change orders – approved and pending
    • Evaluate GP opportunities
  • Schedule and maintain critical ship dates
  • Monthly Metric reporting to Sales Operations Manager
  • Develop overall order strategy working with Sales with goal of increasing profitability
  • Ensure vendor billings to Cooper are correct
  • Ensure Cooper invoices customer correctly
  • Identify critical ship dates and communicate with vendors
  • Review returned submittals and relay to vendor
  • Foster and grow relationships with our customers and our sales teams
  • Communicate dates with customer – submittals, shipping
  • Timeliness of delivered materials
  • Accuracy / quality of orders
  • Increased profit
  • Customer satisfaction
  • Vendor satisfaction

Join our team!  Cooper offers a competitive salary, outstanding benefits package and the professional advantages of an environment that supports your development and recognizes your achievements.

EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran