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Associate Project Manager

Job Code: #551
Job Type: Contract
Salary: $30.00 - $40.00/hour
Job Location: Gurnee, IL
Posted 2 days ago

Job Description

Position: Associate Project Manager 

Pay:  $30.00 - $40.00 per hour

Job Description: The Project Manager will support cross functional M&A subprojects as well as new product development projects from concept (idea) to launch and ensure quality, on-time deliverables for all projects. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Scope and manage development as well as commercialization projects independently from concept (idea) to launch.
  • Develop/ maintain relation with the internal and external customers and manage requirements.
  • Develop project plans; specifying goals, strategy, scheduling, identification of risks, contingency plans, and allocation of resources.
  • Oversee all project activities on a day-to-day basis to ensure on-time completion of planned tasks.
  • Communicate and monitor the project functional tasks for operation team, research and development, sales and marketing.
  • Communicate project issues and decisions with functional team member and project sponsor.
  • Identify and resolve conflicts by choosing correct conflict management strategy.
  • Identify and communicate risks to program team and project sponsors.
  • Manage time and prioritize without any help.
  • Develop team environment and help team members manage tasks and durations.
  • Apply judgment in undertaking tasks, scheduling meetings etc.
  • Identify the problem and facilitate discussion for resolving problems.
  • Proficient in MS project or cloud-based project management tool.
  • Track and manage the administration of contractual requirements and obligations.
  • Communicate with external business partner(s) and vendors as needed.
  • Support effective implementation processes including the successful transition to manufacturing and internal support team.


  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience in Project Management.
  • Proven ability to foster strong working relationships between project teams, management and external business partners.
  • Ability to manage multiple project plans concurrently and prioritize tasks appropriately under changing conditions. 
  • Excellent organizational skills with a commitment to meeting deadlines and expectations while ensuring overall quality of delivery. 
  • Computer skills required to perform all necessary functions and completion of tasks.