• Title

  • Project Manager

    Koru HR Consulting
    Job Description
    Overview
    My client is a global industrial processing and equipment company with expertise in the design, fabrication, testing, delivery and startup of high vacuum distillation evaporators and plants.  In addition to the equipment manufacturing, Ithe client also specializes in the toll processing of various chemicals at their headquarters located in St. Charles, IL.  Committed to providing exemplary service and products, they continuously looking for ways to innovate and utilize their technologies across different industries.  
     
    Job Summary
    Due to the growth of the organization, my client is looking for the right candidate to join our team as a Project Manager at our St. Charles, IL location.  This is a new full-time role that will report to the Chief Executive Officer that will focus on the organizations major initiatives including capital expenditure. This position is responsible for the leadership of projects that are cross functional and have a high degree of complexity.  The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, highly organized and efficient with a desire to contribute to a growing organization.
     
      Job Responsibilities
    • Support a culture that is consistent with the organizations values and beliefs.
    • Establish scope and detailed requirements for projects and regularly report on the status of various projects through formal and informal communication methods.
    • Collaborate with key stakeholders to develop project plans inclusive of resources, timeline and budget.
    • Facilitate requirements gathering sessions with key stakeholders and manage requirements through the project lifecycle, managing issues, risks and changes along the way.
    • Communicate effectively with project team members, management, and project stakeholders on status, issues, risks, and project goals and objectives.
    • Monitor and track progress against plans engaging leadership should issues arise.
    • Develop and maintain supplier network that provides required components at a competitive price, high quality and on-time delivery.
    • Strategic sourcing for new products or vendors that may involve market research, procurement due diligence, requirements and scope development, and planning and sourcing strategy.
    • Coordinate supply chain and assembly for equipment fabrication projects.
    • Actively engage in continuous improvement of the organization's project management processes and standards.
    • Proactively support positive interactions and engagement with external customers and vendors. 
    • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
     
    Benefits
    -      Competitive salary 
    -      Flexible Work Schedule
    -      Full Benefits Package: Medical, Dental, Vision
    -      Tax Deferred Retirement Options
    -      Training and development opportunities
    -      Paid Holidays
    -      Paid time off
     
    Essential Functions
    -Mental:  
    o   Excellent written/verbal communication, presentation, and listening skills, with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences, including non-technical.
    o   Must have the ability to self-motivate and work independently.
    -      Physical: 
    o   Must be able to travel up to 25%, if necessary
    o  Must have the ability to perform necessary tasks and work hours needed to accomplish departmental and company goals.
    -       Equipment Used: 
    o   Must possess strong Microsoft Office and Computer skills
     
    Minimum Requirements
    -Education:
    o   Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
    • Experience
    o   5-7 years’ demonstrated project management and implementation experience  
    o   Industrial manufacturing, logistics or engineering experience preferred
    o   Capex experience preferred
    • Special Skills: 
    o   Proven organizational and prioritization skills with an ability to operate in ambiguous situations
    o   Familiarity with P&IDs and 3D design preferred
    o   Excellent prioritization and organization skills, especially the ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
    o   Experience working in a fast paced, high-effort, dynamic work environment
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