Project Manager
New York , New York
November 20, 2017

The Operations Buyer/Planning Manager is primarily responsible for managing all activities related to operations and manufacturing of company products by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors. Focus will be to ensure the on time, in budget launch and quality execution of brands. • Plans, organizes, directs, and controls activities related to the purchasing and manufacturing of company products. • Ensure purchase orders and planning schedules are prepared and kept in line for timely launch. • Interact with local and US fillers and product development houses to ensure their awareness of all packaging, quality expectations and shipping methods needed. • Reviews production and operating reports and directs the resolution of operational, manufacturing, and maintenance problems to ensure minimum costs and prevent operational delays. • Coordinates manufacturing activities, with all other internal functions of the organization and external 3rd party suppliers, to obtain optimum production for planned launches • Establishes production and quality control standards, develops budget and cost controls, and obtains data regarding types, quantities, specifications, and delivery dates of products ordered. • Communicates BOM and Fill and Assembly instructions • Ensures all established costs, quality, and delivery commitments are met. • Works with extended Project team to establish Project Timetables from onset of approved projects, and is then responsible to monitor project milestones throughout the development and production process to ensure on time delivery of new product launches. • Hold internal teams accountable for missed dates, while updating timetables weekly to ensure all parties are aware of project. • Responsible to finalize budgets of assigned projects based on preliminary budgets created by Package Development team. • Develops a system to evaluate vendor quotations that utilizes appropriate negotiation and purchasing techniques to ensure quality, price, delivery, and service meet project requirements. • Monitors budgets as it relates to execution of components, bulk and filling to ensure project margins are maintained (or improved). • Keep budget updated at all times. • Maintain positive attitude foster a positive working environment at all times. If you have the skills listed, please send your resume to

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