Purfoods Project Manager in Ankeny, Iowa
The Project Manager will be a part of an agile, awesome team that is responsible for delivering projects within established goals for quality, timeliness and budget. The individual must demonstrate an ability to persuade others, lead under difficult circumstances and take critical feedback.
Manage projects or portions of projects
Fosters and builds relationships with department heads, subcontractors and suppliers
Manage project from scope through post-implementation review
Direct open and consistent communication between project team, senior management, and Mom’s Meal’s leadership
Quantitatively plans and organizes project team’s capacity
Works with appropriate vendors to ensure dependent tasks are managed and completed on time
Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team
Understands the intended outcomes of the project and ensures the outcomes are realistic and measurable
Ensures clear communication among everyone involved in the project. Ensures individuals within a project are self-organizing and does not rely on a command and control style. As part of the self-organizing team, the project manager will naturally be aware of how the team has self-organized and how they intend to complete the work
Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, or other related field or comparable experience working in the field
1-3 years of experience working in Project Management role managing complex projects with high-level stakeholders
Demonstrated successful leadership of all sizes of projects
Excellent verbal, written, and negotiation skills
Build respectful, positive, and powerful relationships with everyone and within the team
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to interact effectively with project team as well as a variety of outside vendors, and internal and external customers
Influence team accountability as appropriate
Navigate a project thru a matrix organization for successful outcome
Fluency with all MS Office tools including Outlook, Excel, and PowerPoint
Travel as needed
Healthcare experience and product/project implementation are a big plus
Experience using Microsoft Project or similar management software
Experience working in the manufacturing or food production industry
Repetitive motions that include the wrists, hands and/or fingers
Sedetary work that primarily involves sitting, remaining in a stationary position for prolonged periods
Visual perception to perform job including peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus
Mom’s Meals, is a home-delivered meal service providing fully prepared, refrigerated meal solutions direct to homes nationwide for over 18 years. We provide seniors, patients recovering post-discharge and those managing a chronic condition with tailored nutrition solutions to manage their specific needs. If you are passionate about the well-being of others and have a strong sense of community, Mom's Meals could be the place for you! We are a family operated business looking for fun, compassionate, and friendly people who want to make a difference in the lives of others.
Mom's Meals complies with all applicable federal and state non-discrimination laws. All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regards to race, religion, national origin, ancestry, color, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation or military status.
External Company Name: Mom's Meals, a PurFoods Company
External Company URL: https://www.momsmeals.com/careers
Street: 3210 SE Corporate Woods Dr.