Project Manager 1 (BBBH11204) Purchase, New York

The mission of our client is to be the world's premier consumer products company focused on convenient foods and beverages. They seek to provide opportunities for growth and enrichment to our employees, our business partners and the communities in which they operate. And in everything they do, they strive for honesty, fairness and integrity.

The successful candidate has experience managing front-end technology development (R&D) projects with adaptive timelines, budgets and resources. Leads one or more projects across multiple technical disciplines. Manages the development of project control schedules, work plans, budgets, communication plans, and resource plans. Communicates project scope, progress, results, and next steps to key stakeholders. Will be responsible for working with collaborators, developing Statements of Work and managing collaborator/vendor deliverables.
Skill Sets:
Required:
Excel
BS
MS Office
PowerPoint
R & D
Multi-tasking
Analytical skills
Project Lifecycle Management (PLM)
MS Word
Interpersonal Skills
Problem Solving Skills
Desired:
Able to deal w/ ambiguity
Ability to influence
Consumer packaged goods

Required Qualifications
1. Highly effective organization, coordination/facilitation, and presentation skills
2. Ability to communicate effectively over the phone, online, and in person, across multiple cultures
3. Meeting facilitation skills
4. Strong understanding of linking research to business opportunity
5. Ability to manage multiple priorities, think on their feet and execute with speed
6. Independent decision maker in a fast paced and demanding environment
7. Intermediate to expert MS PowerPoint and Excel skills

Approx. Duration: 1 year

About Hired By Matrix

For more than 25 years, Hired by Matrix has been providing temporary and long-term contract staffing solutions to Fortune 1,000 as well as mid-market companies nationwide. Our clients include major pharmaceutical, delivery & logistic, business information, financial and entertainment companies. The technology that we support is as diverse as our clients. We provide consultants with experience in mainframe legacy technology all the way to cutting edge technologies, like web and mobile application development. Our consultants are in roles that include Project Managers, Architects, Business analysts, QA, developers and infrastructure & network specialists. At the request of our clients we have broadened our capabilities across a variety of different areas, including: finance and accounting, R&D, clinical sciences and administrative. And as a woman-owned, WBENC-certified business we’ve helped companies grow their Supplier Diversity spend which is certainly a nice added benefit as well.

Our extended network of qualified contract professionals offers nationwide contracting capabilities.

Our dedicated team of account managers and recruiters collaborates closely with each of our clients to understand their staffing needs, corporate requirements and company cultures before building robust, fully customized pipelines of highly-qualified contract professionals in response.