Project Manager Commercialization Food Products

Location: Philadelphia, PA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $80,000.00 - $90,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 4/20/2018
Job ID: 02582053
Job Description
Consumer food processor and distributor to national retailers, independent grocers and online retailers.
 
Responsibilities:
 
Manage a portfolio of new product development projects of all commercialization tasks in the new product development process
from prototype to launch to product / packaging changes, optimization projects and product deletions.
 
Optimize and communicate project timelines, process for new products, line extensions, product changes, product deletions,
speed to market initiatives and manage issues to project success.
 
Serve as a liaison to key internal functions to ensure customer expectations are exceeded and schedules are met.
 
Develop KPI’s, score cards and deploy continuous improvement through evaluation, recommendation and implementation
of improvements.
 
Engage with a cross-functional team: Sales, Production Management, Marketing, Engineering, Quality Assurance, Procurement,
Finance and Customer Service.
 
Qualifications:
 
BS/BA
3+ years of progressive, broad based marketing or supply chain commercialization experience. 
Strong project leadership experience in managing multiple projects.
Project Management skills.
Excellent communication, strategic, analytical and organizational skills.
Strong skills in Microsoft Suite: Microsoft Project, Excel, Power Point and SAP.