Project Manager

Our client in the Cannabis industry is seeking a strong, energetic Project Manager with experience across new product development and process management.  The Project Manager will work collaboratively across many functional areas to help ensure new product launches meet their deadlines and that processes are continually updated as our organization grows.

WHO YOU ARE

Strong project management skills
Driven, energetic and goal-oriented
Ability to perform well under pressure
Excellent attention to detail
Strong sense of initiative and leadership skills
Effectively able to manage multiple projects and multi-task
Able to work and lead in situations with ambiguity

RESPONSIBILITIES

Working with multiple internal stake holders across different functions to bring new products to market (supply chain, operations, marketing, sales, finance)
Lead the refinement/development of the new launch process
Ensure projects remain on track and on time
Prepare and maintain project documentation, including project plan, matrix and tracking documents, status reports, internal meeting notes and change requests
Organizing and setting clear expectations in regard to tasks and deliverables
Providing clear and accurate communication, materials and documentation to team
Recommend process improvements and continuously looking to improve quality
Proactively identify project issues and risks; work with stakeholders to mitigate
Attend or conduct weekly meetings with internal and external project teams
Communicating and report on  project’s progress to leadership team

QUALIFICATIONS

3-5 years’ experience in project management (FMCG/CPG preferred)
Demonstrated experience in new product development/launches