Operations Project Manager

Englewood Temporary
  • 6 month contract with opportunity for perm
  • Hybrid working model! Office based in Englewood, NJ

About Our Client

Consumer Product Organization

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

Description

  • Creating long- and short-term plans, including setting targets for milestones and adhering to deadlines
  • Delegating tasks on the project to employees best positioned to complete them
  • Making effective decisions when presented with multiple options for how to progress with the project
  • Serving as a point of contact for teams when multiple units are assigned to the same project to ensure team actions remain in synergy
  • Communicating with executives to keep the project aligned with their goals
  • Performing quality control on the project throughout development to maintain the standards expected
  • Adjusting schedules and targets on the project as needs or financing for the project change
  • Effectively lead medium cross functional support teams, ensuring good cross-functional communications and alignment.
  • Generate and implement project plans, communications, and schedules to assist with task prioritization and workload adjustments.
  • Build team ownership and commitment to project plan and identify, manage, and communicate project risks.
  • Prioritize, delegate, and manage tasks among team members as appropriate to drive execution of project deliverables and minimize risk.
  • Interact with senior personnel to support the progress of the project
  • Document project meeting minutes, issues log, decision logs, metrics, and other key communications.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in related field
  • 2-4 years of experience in a related area
  • Demonstrated project management experience leading cross functional teams and managing project scope, schedule, and budget
  • Excellent organizational skills, interpersonal skills, and strong verbal, written, and presentation skills.
  • Strong Emotional Intelligence, situational leadership, and ability to manage by influence
  • Results-oriented, positive attitude focused on delivering timely, accurate and best in class execution
  • Comfortable communicating to and presenting in front of all levels of the organization
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)

What's on Offer

  • 6 month contract opportunity with potential to be converted permanent
  • Hybrid working capacity- in office 2 days/week in Englewood, NJ
  • Competitive pay
Contact
Brooke Gautier
Quote job ref
1552413

Job summary

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Consultant name
Brooke Gautier
Job Reference
1552413