Randstad Project Manager in San Ramon, California

Project Manager

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job details:

  • location:San Ramon, CA

  • salary:$57.44 - $64.42 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, October 12, 2017

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:581804

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Summary:

We are seeking a non-IT Project Manager to plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as engineering, research and development, financial systems and product roll-out, etc.

Job Responsibilities:

this role will support the Finance Center of Excellence (COE) with its efforts to further refine and enhance its services to its internal customers

*Incumbent will be part of a project team focused on the identification, prioritization, and execution of improvement efforts including, but not limited to, redesigning existing processes to ensure alignment to the recently formed COE organization, driving management review of existing activities to identify potential efficiencies, and updating of roles and responsibility documentation.

*the resource will not only be asked to provide project management support, but also partner with Finance resources to perform many of the activities associated with realizing these changes

Skills:

*previous experience working in / with Finance organizations and processes

*previous exposure to process improvement techniques such as LEAN.

*Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, attention to detail and interpersonal skills.

*Knowledge of production processes, quality control, costs and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.

*Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, and production methods.

*Knowledge of computer software, such as MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Project, Visio etc.

Education/Experience:

*Bachelor's degree in business administration or a related field.

*5-7 years experience required.