#137546

Project Manager

Location:
Purchase, New York
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
09/17/2018
posted by:
Melanie Fox
Date:
09/04/2018

Job Description:

This New York based food, snack, and beverage corporation is looking for a talented 7-10 year Project Manager to support multiple programs throughout this company. This brand has interests in the manufacturing, marketing, and distribution of grain-based snack foods, beverages, and other products. This person MUST be a Microsoft Project expertise and can handle large and complex projects.

 

The Project Manager supports the Program Management Office in the implementation and facilitation of the program. It is critical for this individual: 
• To be well versed in Project/Program Management Tools 
• To have excellent, clear verbal and written communication skills 
• To be detail oriented & well organized 

Roles & Responsibilities: 
Supports the program management of a multi-year program; this support is comprised of the following areas of activity: 
• Creation and on-going management & ownership of the integrated project plan 
• Identification, reporting and escalation of issues & risks to leadership 
• Creation and maintenance of program documentation 
• Meeting planning and support 
• Support of the Program Lead/Manager in various tasks 

Qualifications: 
• BA in Business or related discipline 
• 7 - 10 years of project management experience 
• Microsoft Project expertise 
• Strong communication skills (verbal & written) 
• Detail oriented & well organized 
• Self-starter, with a ‘Can Do’ attitude 
• Has a strong understanding of urgency and can action against it 

Preferred: 
o PMI Certified 
o Systems Development Lifecycle Experience 
o Knowledge & Comprehension of information technology (IT) and Research & Development (R&D)