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Project Coordinator-Commercialization (I,II, or III)

Date: Jun 24, 2019

Location: Kansas City, MO, US, 64108

Company: Hallmark

     reqid: 30639 

The Gift Presentation/Packaged Expression Project Management group is focused on Gift Presentation formats, Stationery, Calendars, Stickers and Boxed Cards. We are a key partner in realizing program and project execution success. We are accountable for driving alignment of priorities, processes and resources; partnering from strategy through Supply Chain to level resource availability and allocation. We provide a deep understanding of end-to-end business priorities to manage trade-off choices, support business initiatives and manage un-forecasted programs/CSRs interposed into core business schedules. Primary partners include: Creative, Product Management, DIM, Visual Merchandising, Customer Teams, Supply Chain and Product Integrity.

 

 

WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

The Project Coordinator Commercialization - GPPE is responsible for collaboration with partners in scheduling work flow activities in support of all programs for specific product categories.  S/he is accountable for driving end-to-end alignment through critical schedules, prioritization, and communicating clear and actionable direction to ensure program and project execution results.  

This is a progressive role to be filled at a level I, II, or III based on the skills and experience of the selected candidate. 

IN THIS ROLE YOU WILL:

  • Work with business partners to create Product Development schedules to meet flawless execution and ensure on-time releases for key dates at the program and sku level.
  • Monitor program execution, provide status updates, highlight execution issues and recommend/lead actions to resolve those issues in support of flawless execution objectives.
  • Report exception based status and recommendations to the management teams. 
  • Manage commercialization programs through project schedules by directing the prioritization of work that will optimize resource capacity on an ongoing basis.
  • Lead and direct various meetings/activities to achieve project/program goals in effective manner.
  • Link with supply chain partners to ensure program schedules support production plans.
  • Utilize PDCA principles for problem-solving activities with business partners.
  • Build, enhance, and utlize visual boards to manage and communicate program status, problem solving and new processes activities

 

Requirements:
To be considered an applicant for this position you must show how you meet the basic qualifications of the job in a resume or document you upload, or by completing the work experience and education application fields. Accepted file types are Microsoft Word (DOC or DOCX), PDF, HTML, or TXT. Individual file size attachment limit is 10 MB.

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor's Degree

Strong Excel Skills.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Working knowledge of Hallmark’s Creative workflow and scheduling systems   (e.g. PPS, OPTIX)

Experience in project management.

Strong experience in managing multiple tasks with high detail orientation

Effective team and collaboration skills

Effective communication skills - verbal and written

Strong Process execution /project expertise

 

In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, Hallmark Cards, Inc. and its subsidiary companies will hire only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Hallmark does not generally provide sponsorship for employment. Employment by Hallmark is contingent upon the signing of the Employment Agreement, signing of an agreement to arbitrate in connection with the Hallmark Dispute Resolution Program, completing Form I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification, passing the urinalysis drug screen, education verification and satisfactory reference and background checks

 

 

 

 

 

BENEFITS AND PERKS:
At Hallmark, we help people feel connected to what matters. That’s true of our employees, just as it is our consumers. Providing benefits that support the lives and wellbeing of Hallmarkers is among the most important investments the company makes.

Hallmark benefits are designed to give you choices. Wherever you are in life, we want you to find the benefits that are right for you and your loved ones. Explore the Hallmark Benefits Guide to learn more.

Hallmark is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally-protected status.  Principals only please.

 


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