Project Manager

Framingham, MA
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Amirah Salim

Job Description:

Our client is looking for an outstanding Project Manager! Do you want to create new brands and new products from scratch? Are you an expert in or curious about products from tech accessories to journals and writing? Do you want to Invent and Think Big to take an idea from concept to reality for customers?  You will be able to contribute to powering the greatest assortment transformation in this company’s history and change the way the world works. You'll be able to hone and grow your Project Management skills with a fantastic brand! 

Position Summary 
The Own Brand Compliance Project Manager role supports the Staples Brands Group’s teams to help ensure compliance to our ethical, legal, and quality policies. This position is responsible for the project management and reporting functions of our factory audit program, as well as implementation of any product or process changes due to regulatory changes. This person and will act as the liaison between our third-party audit service provider, our Sourcing Team, and the Product Team, and will report into the Director of Own Brand Regulatory Compliance, Quality, and Process Excellence. 

o Set up & inactivate factories in Enovia PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) system 
o Answer questions related to audit program, policy, and process (including those related to delays) 
o Coordinate between Factory Certifications Team and Product & Sourcing Teams to keep quality & social accountability audit compliance up to date 
o Create audit compliance reporting (both forward & back-looking) and share with Product & Sourcing teams to improve compliance 
o Act as project manager to ensure deliverables are completed thoroughly and on time by various cross-functional team members for any regulatory update projects 

Preferred Competencies & Skills 
o Detail-Oriented 
o Project Management 
o Organized 
o Good written communication skills 
o Influencing 
o Able to work well with a diverse team 
• Flexible Work Arrangements are Available 

Additional Skills: 
Coordination and completion of projects. Oversees all aspects of projects. Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of a project. Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of a project. May require a bachelor's degree and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.