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Supply Chain Project Manager

Kelly Services
Whippany, NJ 07981
Kelly Services has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a temporary opportunity to work as a **Supply Chain Project Manager** ** Pharmaceutical Manufacturing** at a prestigious Fortune 500 company working in **Whippany, NJ.**



This is a 12-month contract position at 40 hours per week.



**Important information:** This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must use the submit now button below to submit your resumes. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position ( keig126@kellyservices.com ) however your resume must be received via the submit now button included within.


**Description:**


The Manager Product Supply Projects III is responsible for coordinating all product supply related project management activities related to new product launches, production site transfers, line extensions, bonus packs, and changes to existing products for a defined group of Brands as assigned - ensuring that all initiatives are delivered on time and under budget.



For Innovation projects, this position represents Product Supply on the project team - working closely with the R&D project manager (for a defined group of Brands).



Responsible for project managing all Product Supply specific tasks (sourcing, final structure

and graphics definition, change control, artwork execution, production tooling, all planning tasks, all validation tasks, product manual development, QA release, and the deployment).



Assume overall project management ownership after Development Gate.

Project manage all production site transfers, line extensions, bonus packs, and changes to existing products for a defined group of Brands as assigned.



For all projects noted above, ensure that:



- project objectives are clearly defined and communicated

- a cross functional team is organized

- technical, logistical, and supply chain requirements are

identified

- meetings are conducted efficiently with agendas and timely minutes

- project timelines are developed and used as a tool throughout the project lifecycle

- project management related Synaps tasks are completed as required

- risks and contingencies are identified and communicated

- senior management is kept aware of project status, resource conflicts, and any project risks that arise

- Identifies root causes and corrective actions for project deviations, including facilitating problem resolution between initiators and implementation teams.

- Responsible for the coordination and execution of packaging related licensing and trademark agreements partnering with Legal, Procurement, and others).

- Principle PS point of contact for new product launch ideas for a

defined group of Brands. Act as a resource and sounding board for the

Marketing team when brainstorming or evaluating potential new products.




**Education Requirement(s):**

BS/BA in Business, Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Engineering or other


**Skill & Competency Requirements:**


- Minimum of 10+ years experience in an OTC, nutritional supplement, or other consumer products environment.

- Minimum of 5 years proven capability leading cross-functional project teams.

- Basic understanding of legal, regulatory and GMP requirements in an OTC drug and/or nutritional supplement environment.

- Proven experience in production planning, logistics, forecasting and/or procurement.

- Organizational skills necessary to plan, support, and lead complex projects.

- Ability to use Microsoft Projects, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

- Influencing and negotiating skills.

- Ability to drive for results.

- Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of an organization.




**Preferences:**

- PMI certification would be a plus.






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



As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.




**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: 2020-10-12 Expires: 2020-11-12

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