Ed Fenton possesses a unique combination of technical experience and expertise with deep functional real-world business knowledge in the logistics execution, operations, inventory management and production spaces for chemicals and wholesale distribution with a proven track record of on-time, on-budget, and on-value projects to customers.
Specialties: Project Management, Agile, Scrum
Univar, Program Manager
February 2011 - Present, Redmond, WA, United States
Successfully manage / handle multiple projects simultaneously. Plan and execute cross-functional projects with scopes that have significant impact to the business. Oversee, coordinate and assist in the management of all facets of projects within a given program ensuring milestones and deliverables are met within schedule, budget and quality ensured. Direct and support project teams within the program balancing project priorities and tradeoff decisions as necessary, escalating issues as appropriate. Develop and maintain Master Program Plans (master schedule, risk mitigation plans, etc.) that provide insight into and resolution of any and all issues and risks. Manage vendor relationships ensuring cost control and timely deliverables. Develop and coordinate program controls and associated metrics to measure success. Manage adherence to approved company practices and policies within the program and PMO Methodology/Framework. Mentor Project Managers working under any given program.
Univar, Project Manager
August 2009 - February 2012, Redmond, WA, United States
Responsible for the planning and execution of assigned projects through estimating, task planning, resource allocation, organizational change management and the application of project management life cycle methodology.
Implemented a Global PMO including project methods and toolset.