100248 - Mgr-Project

Company Name:
School Specialty, Inc.
Requisition Number: 1131
Internal Job Title / Job Code: 100248 - Mgr-Project
Area of Interest: Operations
Position Type: Full Time
City: Bellingham
State / Province: Washington
Position Description: Premier Agendas, Inc. a division of School Specialty, Inc. currently has a position open for a Project Manager in our Production Planning Department based in Bellingham, WA. The primary responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, managing the flow of work going to plant, monitoring plant production, running and analyzing reports. The successful candidate will have a good understanding of production transactions in a database (preferably Oracle), and be able to extract, summarize, analyze and act on the information. They will work closely with the Production Planning Manager, Agenda Operations and Customer Service Departments.
This full-time position offers a competitive salary based on experience, a full benefits package, and the opportunity to have a positive impact on the future.
Premier Agendas, Inc., a leader in the educational marketplace, develops, markets, sells, and produces products for the educational market. Our exciting and innovative product lines teach students the importance of time management, goal setting, and character development. In addition we offer product lines on anti-bullying and college prep. We are proud of the mark we are making on the future and invite you to come and join in on the excitement!
Please attach resume and cover letter as a single document with salary expectation.
No phone calls please. All applicants offered a position must successfully complete a pre-employment drug test and background check. Only applicants selected to interview will be contacted. Equal Opportunity Employer
Requirements: o Ability to work with tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
o Highly detail-oriented and accurate
o Excellent time management and organizational skills
o Ability to perform in a metric driven environment
o Ability to multi-task and coordinate projects
o Ability to problem solve
o Effective communicator, both verbally and written
o Be an independent thinker while functioning as part of a team
o Proficient in use of Microsoft Office software with advanced knowledge of Excel
o Experience working in Oracle database preferred
o Minimum three years' experience in a production environment

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