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Project Manager

Location: Any US City
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $100,000.00 - $120,000.00
Date: 10/4/2017
Job ID: 02517742
Job Description
General Summary Statement
An opening currently exists for a Project Manager.   The individual selected for this position will manage large scope projects related to new product introduction, productivity improvement, or systems improvement.   The individual must be able to structure work, set and meet goals and objectives, develop and maintain timelines, lead project teams, communicate with all levels of the internal organization, and represent the company with customers.   Must be comfortable in manufacturing environments and willing to ‘get their hands dirty’ as necessary to facilitate successful completion of a project.
Individual must be well spoken, persuasive, and computer literate.   Positon requires frequent travel.
An engineering, technical or business degree is required, along with experience in plastic packaging preferred.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
·         Establish and communicate project timelines and objectives.
·         Conduct regular project reviews and make assignments as necessary to team members.
·         Visit customers to assure their needs are being met.
·         Plan and perform product qualification trials at customer locations.
·         Bachelors degree in engineering or business required.
·         At least five years of experience in managing all aspects projects relating to consumer products, preferably plastic packaging related.
·         Must have excellent communication skills, and be able to interface with both technical and non-technical personnel. 
·         Must be comfortable in manufacturing environments, and be willing to provide hands on leadership of aspects of projects as necessary.
·         Must have experience communicating with customers, and able to translate their needs into project objectives.  
·         Must be able to use Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint effectively.   Must be willing to learn and use project management computer applications as necessary.
·         Must be a hands-on, self-directed, focused individual.
·         Must be proficient in data collection and analysis to support project initiatives and communicate results.
·         Must be able to meet deadlines, follow through on commitments, and be persuasive.
·         Must be able to travel at least 50% of the time.


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