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Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-39344
Location: Fremont, CA, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 06/07/2018
 Position : Project Manager (functional)
Location : Fremont, CA (Local candidates only)
Job Description:
Industry: manufacturing
Key Responsibilities:
•              Ability to successfully manage and engage in multiple projects across all phases of; development, implementation, integration, user acceptance, performance, and post implementation support
•              Work as part of an interdisciplinary team to achieve project milestones
•              Coordinate with stakeholders, business partners and technical teams to create and maintain comprehensive project documentation and manage expectations
•              Develop status reports, cost estimates, and resource plans
•              Actively manage internal, third party and vendor resources across multiple geos
•              Make vital decisions and drive decision-making across projects
•              Act as the central communication point between IT Leadership, stakeholders and the project team by communicating blockers, risks, successes, and new developments
•              Track and communicate and coordinate status, project review meetings with stakeholders and IT Leadership
•              Collaborate with the IT Leadership to approach projects strategically, anticipate problems before they occur, and take proactive measures
•              Drives continuous process improvement throughout utilizing our PPI Business System Processes
•              Guide the project team using agile and other methodologies
•              Implement and maintain best practices and PMO methodologies
Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:
•              Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, CIS or related field and 7 years of experience in business analysis
•              Minimum 5-7 years project management experience in ERP applications, or in a Manufacturing environment; Operations, Logistics, Supply Chain, Financials, R&D, Quality and Regulatory
•              5 years of work experience in a business role requiring interaction with executive leadership
•              5 years of experience working on cross-functional project teams
•              7 years of experience in business case development and analysis
•              Previous experience in a regulated manufacturing environment
•              Advanced understanding and ability adhere to established quality standards and regulatory compliance requirements for medical device or diagnostics
•              Technical skills in manufacturing techniques, FDA & GMP compliance
•              Proven ability to lead teams from concept to market successfully
•              Strong understanding of product development challenges and methods for resolution. Ability to resolve most day-to-day issues and develop mitigation plans
•              Demonstrated skills using MS Project or related software for Project Management
•              Superior organizational skills with ability to multi-task and balance complex and routine work activities
•              Demonstrated ability to lead, direct and manage cross-functional teams, influence business partners and get results through others. High-level business acumen
•              Demonstrated experience using financial reports, budgeting and other related reporting tools
•              Advanced interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to work as a team player and team builder
•              Excellent communication skills for group presentations
•              PMP (Project Management Professional) certification is a plus