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Product Lifestyle Project Manager

Location:
Golden Valley, MN
Job Terms:
Temporary
posted by:
Lauren Rosner
Date:
10/10/2017

Job Description:

 

Aquent's Fortune 500 client is looking for a Project Manager to help with implementing a third party product lifecycle management system, including: ingredient specification, labeling, packaging, and finished product specifications. This is a 1 year assignment with strong potential to extend or turn permanent, on-location for 40 hours/week in Golden Valley, MN.


Responsibilities

  • Financial Tracking 
  • Manage budget tracking form 
  • Track and follow up on contractor invoices and burn rate 
  • Manage Capital budget updates 
  • Monitor and chase down time entry 
  • Scheduling meetings 
  • Meeting services arrangements 
  • Managing contractors access and troubleshooting issues 
  • Managing documentation location 
  • Update/manage/summarize tracking lists (key decisions, issues, risks) 
  • Taking/distributing meeting notes – tracking follow-ups 
  • Manage project SharePoint site and content 
  • Coordinate activities, resources, equipment and information 


Requirements: 

  • Technical background, with understanding or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies 
  • PMP certification 
  • Previous experience in cooperating with Project Managers for the delivery of projects 
  • SharePoint experience 
  • 2+ years of experience in project management or in a related field 
  • Excellent organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills 
  • Advanced Excel skills 
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office and of project management tools 
  • Strong client-facing and internal communication skills 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills