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Project Manager

Kelly Services
Memphis, TN 38111
Every day, Kelly Services connects professionals with opportunities to advance their careers. We currently have an exciting contract opportunity with one of our leading clients!





**Title:** Project Manager



**Location:** Memphis, TN



**Duration:** 12 months **Overview**




+ Manage the building, equipping, staffing, validating and delivering on a world-class manufacturing facility in conjunction with the Project Manager/Site Leader.

+ Work closely to support the Project Manager/Site leader to deliver on milestones to ensure that the project is delivered on time and on budget.





**Responsibilities**




+ Responsible for helping lead the overall project of building, equipping, staffing, validating and delivering on a world-class manufacturing facility.

+ As coordinator ensure each project team is reaching their deliverables and managing their project governance.

+ Ensure all project issues and risks are clearly communicated and escalated as appropriate.

+ Maintain and audit project documents; project plans, weekly reporting of project status, communication plans, risk registers, resource plans, etc.

+ Assist through the preparation of various presentations, workshop preparation, and project updates.

+ Ensures measurable success, by reporting project management metrics and targets, including but not limited to milestone adherence, resourcing, budget, etc.

+ Helps implements best-practice project management practices, applying learning and continuous improvement principles as needed to ensure the highest quality of operations.

+ Help collaborate with finance to ensure the project stays on budget.

+ Helps manage resource allocation and associated guidance.





**Required Qualifications**




+ Bachelor of Science in Engineering or Bachelor of Business Administration

+ Five (5+) years of proven experience in Project Management including planning, organizing, monitoring and helping lead complex projects.

+ Proven track record of managing projects, using appropriate processes and tools, delivering desired results.

+ Experience working with all levels of the organization and possess platform skills, presence, and confidence.





**Required Competencies**




+ Knowledge of project management too with advanced knowledge of project management tools such as MS Project, PlanView, Excel, etc. Knowledge of resource management and allocation.

+ Understanding of business analysis, change management and performance improvement concepts.

+ Strong facilitation skills coupled with problem-solving capabilities.

+ Well organized, efficient note-taking skills, strong attention to detail, ability to multitask, target driven, as well as self-driven, resourceful, must have a positive attitude, ability to track deliverables, facilitate and coordinate project meetings.

+ Ability to present and communicate successfully at leadership meetings which require an excellent presentation, verbal, and written communication skills.





**Preferred Qualifications**




+ Medical or Life Science experience preferred.

+ 5+ years leading projects in a manufacturing operation with experience working in a machining environment a plus.

+ Project Management Professional (PMP) or equivalent certification desired.

+ Agile training desired.





**Additional Information**




+ Up to 25% domestic travel may be required.

+ Contract to hire possibility





**Important information:** This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States. Please contact Taryn Carbone ( taryn.carbone@kellyservices.com ) for immediate consideration.




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.




**About Kelly** ****



At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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Posted: 2020-01-13 Expires: 2020-02-13

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