Manager - Projects

Work
Location : St. Louis , MO

Desired
skills and responsibilities:

Plan,
manage, and facilitate the implementation of digital projects : Responsible
for project schedule development and associated resource needs assessments. Perform
analysis and planning for all phases/aspects of a project from initiation
through implementation. Manage
project scope, schedule, cost, dependencies, issues and risks. Create
and manage detailed project plan(s) and associated deliverables. Manage
additional project activities as needed: Testing
coordination Technical
and functional implementation planning End
user training and change management coordination Create
and present project status to leadership and functional stakeholders across
Purina. Provide
visibility & balance of longer, medium and short term focused projects to
allow the business to establish an ongoing project pipeline that is compatible
with business plan objectives. Understand
the work of each cross-functional project team member Communicate
all issues, risks, concerns, status and metrics to key stakeholders and
leadership team in a timely manner. Demonstrate
tenacity for maintaining schedules in a fast-paced environment