Create the project execution strategy for new product development assignments. Define project team requirements, identify core team members and acquire all project resources. Execute the project execution strategy, manage project resources and direct/coordinate project activities, utilizing project management principles and techniques. Manage all changes impacting the project, identify issues and outline corrective action plans. Achieve the project objectives as defined by executive management. This is an entry level learning position into project management and normally is associated with smaller assignments as determined by complexity/scope, pace and risk.
Steelcase provides employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, creed, genetic information, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or veteran status and bases all employment decisions only on valid job requirements.
Consistently demonstrated, with some assistance from others, the ability to:
Complete and/or coordinate the completion of project activities
Apply project management principles
Lead a variety of projects applying the science of Project Management involving varying, but typically limited, scope complexity and risk
Understand and interpret financial data, guide others to meet objectives, establish project budgets, manage expenditures and monitor performance to plan
Bachelors and/or Masters Degree in a field related to product development or equivalent experience preferred
Prefer Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from Project Management Institute (PMI)