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Reference # : 19-00013 Title : Project Manager - Procurement Group
Location : Chicago, IL
Experience Level : Start Date : 03/01/2019  
Description

Hello,
This is a heads-up on a new opening at Kraft Heinz for a Project Manager with experience leading Procurement initiatives. This resource would work within the Kraft PMO team and be responsible for managing four sub initiatives rolling up into the main project delivery. Responsibilities include coordination and completion of initiatives on time within budget and scope. Set Deadlines, assign responsibilities, summarize progress and prepare project status reports. The selected candidate will work directly with our vendor partners to ensure each groups deliverables fall within applicable scope and budget. Qualified candidates will have at least 5 years of Project management experience leading Procurement initiatives and experience dealing with Product Information Management and Digital Asset Management (exp with Salsify and Open Text Media Management is a plus!) Should have experience with the data governance process and GS1 standards. Interested candidates should forward their resumes to: skirkwood@htpartners.com.
Thanks - Shaun (847-202-6567) - see ad below


Needed: Project Manager - Procurement Group; 3 months+; ~$65-$70/hr; Chicago, IL 60601; skirkwood@htpartners.com

**Please Note - Local Candidates are preferred**

Horizon Technology Partners has an immediate opening for a contract Project Manager with experience leading Procurement initiatives. In this role you will be responsible for handling multiple projects and effectively delegating between vendor and internal staff members. You will be tasked with Managing four sub initiatives rolling up into the main project delivery. Responsibilities include coordination and completion of initiatives on time within budget and scope. Set Deadlines, assign responsibilities, summarize progress and prepare project status reports. The selected candidate will work directly with our vendor partners to ensure each groups deliverables fall within applicable scope and budget. Qualified candidates will have at least 5 years of Project management experience leading Procurement initiatives and experience dealing with Product Information Management and Digital Asset Management (exp with Salsify and Open Text Media Management is a plus!) Should have experience with the data governance process and GS1 standards.

Activities will include: Project Management for Procurement Division initiatives.
- Coordinate internal Resources and Third party Vendors for the flawless execution of projects.
- Ensure all projects delivered on time in budget
- Ensure Resource availability and allocation
- Develop detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
- Manage changes to project scope, schedule, and costs when appropriate changes required
- Maintain Project documentation
- Perform other related duties as assigned
- Create Spreadsheets, diagrams and other visuals to document needs

Requirements:
- Familiarity with Product Information Management and Digital Asset Management
- Preferred: Familiarity with Salsify and Open Text Media Management
- Familiarity with System Architecture and Integration
- Understanding of data governance processes and requirements.
- Preferred: Familiarity with GS1 standards and requirements for products

- Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
- Proven working experience in project management
- Excellent partner facing and internal communication skills
- Organizational skills including multitasking skills and attention to detail.

Interested candidates should forward their resumes to: skirkwood@htpartners.com