Technical Project Manager - Travel Role
Plainfield, United States of America
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Logoplaste is currently seeking to recruit a Technical Project Manager, to join the Technical Team in a travel role.
Reporting to: Technical Director
The Project Manager is responsible to plan, lead, organize, execute and finalize packaging projects according to strict guidelines and budget. It is the expectation that the Project Manager motivates the team and acts as an interface with customers.
Key Tasks & Activities...
- Plan and schedule using the appropriate tools to complete assigned projects
- Prepare and maintain project, stage and exception plans as required
- Monitor contractors and sub-contractors throughout project
- Setting direction for the team and coordination of activities across different functions
- Design and apply appropriate project management standards
- Maintain an awareness of other projects
- Managing risks and using contingency planning
- Adopt and apply appropriate technical and quality strategies and standards
- Delegation and use of project roles within the agreed reporting structure
- Track project milestones and deliverables for each task and promote action plans to keep project on track
- Identifies clear objectives, resources needed and assigns individual responsibilities
- Review deliverables prepared by team before passing to the client
- Effectively applies the company methodology and enforces project standards
- Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high pressure environment
- Manages project budget and ensures timely and accurate invoicing
- Prepare budget quotation and commercial offer in collaboration with the Technical Director
- Other duties as assigned by Manager
Who we are looking for...
Background and Experience
Recognized academic or professional qualifications in the rigid plastic packaging development and processing
Injection, stretch blow molding and extrusion blow molding experience required
Knowledge in projects for the plastics technologies above
Technical Skills
Maintains and awareness of new and emerging technologies and the potential application in areas relevant to the company
Mechanical aptitude and hands on approach
Demonstrated understanding of manufacturing operations and maintenance engineering
Good working knowledge of relevant legislation, including health and safety
Working knowledge of Excel, Word, Power Point
Interpersonal Skills
Motivated for continued education in the industry
Highly motivated, results oriented
Strong analytical and decision-making skills
Logoplaste offers an excellent benefits package with genuine career development opportunities.
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