Company: Elevate Direct Ltd
Closing Date: 22 Oct 16
Salary (£): Competitive
Project Manager/Maidenhead/12 months contract/To £40 Per Hr - The Project Manager, is responsible for leading projects on the company priority list. This can include New Product developments, New product introductions and Base Business harmonization projects intended to combine Strategic Initiatives, and Business necessity projects setting the stage for a overall cost savings and GP improvement over the next 3 years.
Project Manager/Maidenhead/12 months contract/To £40 Per Hr
Job Title: Supply Chain Project, Product and Program Manager
SCOPE OF THE ROLE AND BASIC PURPOSE
The Project Manager, is responsible for leading projects on the company priority list. This can include New Product developments, New product introductions and Base Business harmonization projects intended to combine Strategic Initiatives, and Business necessity projects setting the stage for a overall cost savings and GP improvement over the next 3 years. The scope of projects will include Products in all categories in Medicinal Consumer from development/request stage through launch stage (STT). Composition of project teams is cross-functional (eg R&D, Marketing, Operations, etc.), cross company (Johnson & Johnson Consumer Europe) and may include outside development partners. The Project Manager is responsible for delivering project scope and accountable for managing risk, timelines and ensuring project processes and standards are followed. The Project Manager may be aligned to several brands and Global Business Units and is responsible for communicating project progress and impact of change, deployment and coordination of project resources, and the overall project.
Lead overall project activities and accountable for achieving project goals on time and within the agreed budget. Have full responsibility for project development and implementation. This includes:
Assuring Operational readiness
Leading cross functional teams through each phase of the project(s)
Co-ordinating all activities to ensure project(s) remains on track
Monitoring and managing risks and opportunities
Estimating, reporting and delivering agreed financials
Liaising, agreeing, involving and communicating all aspects of the project with senior management
Lead Process & Governance - Enable the fluid process and Sign-off across the EMEA areas of disciplines. Lead, Identify, communicate, and resolve key issues with executive sponsors or key managers. Provide ongoing status communications to all levels of the organization.
Required Education/Training and/or Experience: Bachelors in Physical Sciences, Engineering, Business & Marketing, or appropriate related field
2+ years experience managing cross-functional expertise (R&D, Franchise Marketing, Packaging development, Procurement). Product knowledge is a must have.
5 years of Project Management experience
Experience with leadership and conflict resolution skills
Effective written and oral communication skills
Knowledge of team dynamics
Broad business acumen with knowledge of project related finance
Knowledge of planning and organization
Experience with new product development processes and terminology
Project Management Professional (PPM) a plus
Desired or Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities:
Masters Degree in technical or management field a plus
Highly effective knowledge of organizational & business acumen. The program will a high level of visibility with upper management/boards, and therefore requires good skills in rhetoric, presentation and cross functional stakeholder management
Creates Value for Customers
Forges a Vision of the Future
Fuels Business Growth
Promotes Innovation an continuous learning
Builds interdependent partnerships
Implements positive change
Organizational and people development
Creates an achievement environment
Develops people for optimal performance
Fluent in English oral and written
Expert in MS Project
Good Power point skills
This job with Johnson & Johnson is a temporary assignment and is being managed by Kelly Services on behalf of Johnson & Johnson. Successful candidates will be placed at the Johnson & Johnson assignment and managed by Kelly Services
If you match these requirements, please apply in the normal way. Elevate will send you an email, please open, click and action that email and your application will be visible to the hiring organisation directly.
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