Project Manager

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Georgia-Pacific is currently seeking a Project Manager for our Color-Box® business, which manufactures high-graphic corrugated boxes.  The role will be based in Richmond, Indiana and will report to the Senior Project Manager.
Our project managers partner with the commercial sales representatives during the product development phase (from design request and/or creative brief) and upon sale manage the process through completion. This position serves as an integral member of the Color-Box® team with direct accountability for the project management and onboarding of significant new accounts.   
Richmond, Indiana is located approximately 1 hour from the Indianapolis, Dayton and Cincinnati metro areas and is home to several colleges and universities. There are a variety of family-friendly activities within driving distance such as the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the Indianapolis and Cincinnati Zoos, Horseshoe Casino, Riverbend Music Center and the Dayton Air Force Museum in addition to several major and minor league sports teams including the Indianapolis Colts, Cincinnati Bengals and Cincinnati Reds.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Proactively take actions to avoid potential hurdles that would jeopardize the critical path of projects being managed
  • Partner with sales and management to balance changing priorities and the daily challenges that arise from large complex projects
  • Administrative management and coordination of tasks including requesting structural drawings, graphics, proofs and samples, coordinating approvals by the various stakeholders inside and outside the organization; facilitating communication amongst different production sites, vendors, customer representatives, and sales personnel
  • Communicate effectively, via phone, face to face an email, to inform the project status or to help orchestrate activities required to complete the project
  • Facilitate meetings and conference calls to coordinate project activities and inform everyone of project status
  • Manage several projects simultaneously all at different stages in the product development to completion process.
  • Work to meet several deadlines without sacrificing attention to detail/accuracy
  • Travel will be necessary for some projects, on average 10% of the time.

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:
  • High school degree or GED
  • At least three years of experience managing large strategic account projects
  • Experience using Microsoft Office, i.e., Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
  • Experience analyzing data and making decisions

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, operations, or a related field
  • At least three years of experience in a leadership or high-volume sales position
  • Experience in the corrugated packaging industry
  • Experience in a fast-paced, high volume, made to order/stock manufacturing environment

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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