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Lead - Product Line


Winston Salem, NC, US

Requisition ID:  470305

Collins Aerospace is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Created in 2018 by bringing together Rockwell Collins and UTC Aerospace Systems, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.


At Collins Aerospace, our Interiors team is focused on innovation, safety and cost efficiency. But we don’t just get people from point A to point B. We’re committed to making air travel more comfortable, connected and secure. As a leader in aviation interior products and services, we’re helping airlines and original equipment manufacturers create a positive experience for their customers. With offices and manufacturing facilities in more than 12 states across the U.S. and more than 10 countries around the globe, we’re changing the game of aircraft interiors. Are you ready to join our team?


As a leader in the aerospace industry, we have a number of exciting positions available right now, including a Lead – Product Line in our Aftermarket Services business located in Winston-Salem, NC.  






Reporting to the Senior Manager - Distribution, the Lead- Product Line manages the activities of product lines/projects/programs involving department or cross-functional teams.  This position will focus on delivery within prescribed time fame and funding parameters and monitors the product line/program/project from initiation through delivery.




  • Coordinate the integration of product knowledge between the OEM and Aftermarket Services
  • Work with various functional groups to develop solutions for product or customer support issues
  • Understand and communicate product specific regulatory and contractual requirements to the internal functions
  • Be subject matter expert on all aspects of the product line support including technical and commercial issues, ensuring satisfactory resolution where required
  • Oversee the stocking and inventory process for designated product lines
  • Ensure that all quality and safety standards are adhered to by those handling inventory
  • Oversee process for date management for specific product line
  • Oversee the on time shipments of goods and manage the open order book for assigned product lines
  • Ensure proper shipping authorizations are received to deliver the products worldwide
  • Work with internal teams to develop the most effective stocking methodologies in order to fulfil customer requirements while optimizing inventory levels
  • Use customer information like installed base, HMV schedules, replacement criteria, and on hand inventory to drive process and delivery improvement through the business
  • Report on key  metrics around operational and financial performance of the product line
  • Confers with project personnel to provide technical advice and to resolve problems
  • Oversee a team focused on leading the product line integrations
  • Responsible for planning and maintaining work systems, procedures, and policies that enable and encourage the optimum performance of its people and other resources within a business unit
  • Performs other related duties as required






  • Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university or an equivalent combination of formal education, on-the-job training, and/or work experience
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience






  • Experience working with HAZMAT
  • Experience working in the aviation industry
  • Program and/or Product management experience
  • Ability to effectively present information to top management


The above description reflects the details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed descriptions of all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.



 EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Winston-Salem

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