Project Manager Co-op (Jan- June 2020) Mon Nov 18 00:00:00 CST 2019 Pawtucket, RI 609336500 18052 Global Development 4 Seas/Int/Coop/Din Sv <p><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><strong><u><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif"><span style="letter-spacing:-.15pt">Project Manager Co-op</span></span></u></strong></span></span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">The Project Manager Co-op position is for someone with limited PM experience or someone currently pursuing a degree in Project Management or another business-related field. In this position, you would be responsible for <span style="layout-grid-mode:line">supporting category teams for successful end-to-end development of low complexity or low innovation projects.&nbsp; You will work with teams to define and clarify project scope and develop a project schedule with tasks, resources and planned vs. actual dates. Additional responsibilities will include analyzing and managing key schedule risks, quality, and cost &ndash; escalating when appropriate, and coordinating activities across functional teams; resolving issues when needed.</span></span></span></span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><strong><u><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Job Responsibilities:</span></u></strong></span></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><strong><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Project Planning, Reporting, and Communication</span></strong></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Create project plans (leveraging standard templates) in collaboration with cross-functional teams to determine project activities, resources, planned/actual dates and deadlines.</span></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Review project plans and timelines with Program Director and Project Managers. </span></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Track project deliverables and schedule milestones.</span></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Facilitate cross-functional team meetings and communicate action plans developed by team</span></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Communicate program status to relevant stakeholders.</span></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Act as the liaison with multi-disciplinary teams and global partners, communicating brand and/or project information. </span></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Maintain management reports and ensure data is accurate in informational systems.</span></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><strong><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Issue &amp; Risk Management</span></strong></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Identify, anticipate, and manage risks or issues at the project level.</span></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Work with cross-functional teams and Project Managers to take corrective action to address issues or mitigate risks, escalating to Program Manager and category/brand lead when appropriate.</span></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Identify and support continuous process improvements for the global development organization.</span></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Partner with global planning to provide early warning of delays and adapt development plans based on market forecast revisions.</span></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><strong><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Schedule &amp; Performance Management</span></strong></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Manage project schedule and adapt as needed to ensure dates outlined in project plan are met.</span></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Manage programs to time, cost, and quality reflective of market goal.</span></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Support and drive cross-functional category teams to manage projects including risks, key handoffs, and deliverables.</span></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><strong><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Resource Management</span></strong></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif">Monitor resource utilization within the program and recommend adjustments to resource allocation as needed.</span></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">Candidates are responsible for their own housing &amp; transportation (FREE Parking).&nbsp; Hasbro headquarters in Pawtucket, RI is 1.3 mi from the South Attleboro, MA commuter rail station and we offer shuttle service.&nbsp; </span></span></span></span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size:11pt"><span><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif"><a href="http://www.hasbro.com/en_US/"><span style="color:black"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-underline:none">Hasbro</span></span></span></a></span><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black"> (NASDAQ: HAS) is a global company committed to Creating the World&rsquo;s Best Play Experiences, by leveraging its beloved brands, including LITTLEST PET SHOP, MAGIC: THE GATHERING, MONOPOLY, MY LITTLE PONY, NERF and TRANSFORMERS, and premier partner brands. From toys and games, television programming, motion pictures, digital gaming and a comprehensive lifestyle licensing program, Hasbro fulfills the fundamental need for play and connection for children and families around the world. The Company&rsquo;s Hasbro Studios creates entertainment brand-driven storytelling across mediums, including television, film and more. Through the company&#39;s commitment to corporate social responsibility, including philanthropy, Hasbro is helping to build a safe and sustainable world and to positively impact the lives of millions of children and families every year. Learn more at </span></span><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif"><a href="http://www.hasbro.com/"><span style="color:black"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-underline:none">www.hasbro.com</span></span></span></a></span><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black"> and follow us on Twitter (</span></span><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif"><a href="https://twitter.com/Hasbro"><span style="color:black"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-underline:none">@Hasbro</span></span></span></a></span><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black"> &amp; </span></span><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif"><a href="https://twitter.com/HasbroNews"><span style="color:black"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-underline:none">@HasbroNews</span></span></span></a></span><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri Light&quot;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">)</span></span></span></span></span></p>

Project Manager Co-op (Jan- June 2020)

Project Manager Co-op

 

The Project Manager Co-op position is for someone with limited PM experience or someone currently pursuing a degree in Project Management or another business-related field. In this position, you would be responsible for supporting category teams for successful end-to-end development of low complexity or low innovation projects.  You will work with teams to define and clarify project scope and develop a project schedule with tasks, resources and planned vs. actual dates. Additional responsibilities will include analyzing and managing key schedule risks, quality, and cost – escalating when appropriate, and coordinating activities across functional teams; resolving issues when needed.

 

Job Responsibilities:

Project Planning, Reporting, and Communication

  • Create project plans (leveraging standard templates) in collaboration with cross-functional teams to determine project activities, resources, planned/actual dates and deadlines.
  • Review project plans and timelines with Program Director and Project Managers.
  • Track project deliverables and schedule milestones.
  • Facilitate cross-functional team meetings and communicate action plans developed by team
  • Communicate program status to relevant stakeholders.
  • Act as the liaison with multi-disciplinary teams and global partners, communicating brand and/or project information.
  • Maintain management reports and ensure data is accurate in informational systems.

Issue & Risk Management

  • Identify, anticipate, and manage risks or issues at the project level.
  • Work with cross-functional teams and Project Managers to take corrective action to address issues or mitigate risks, escalating to Program Manager and category/brand lead when appropriate.
  • Identify and support continuous process improvements for the global development organization.
  • Partner with global planning to provide early warning of delays and adapt development plans based on market forecast revisions.

Schedule & Performance Management

  • Manage project schedule and adapt as needed to ensure dates outlined in project plan are met.
  • Manage programs to time, cost, and quality reflective of market goal.
  • Support and drive cross-functional category teams to manage projects including risks, key handoffs, and deliverables.

Resource Management

  • Monitor resource utilization within the program and recommend adjustments to resource allocation as needed.

 

Candidates are responsible for their own housing & transportation (FREE Parking).  Hasbro headquarters in Pawtucket, RI is 1.3 mi from the South Attleboro, MA commuter rail station and we offer shuttle service. 

 

Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS) is a global company committed to Creating the World’s Best Play Experiences, by leveraging its beloved brands, including LITTLEST PET SHOP, MAGIC: THE GATHERING, MONOPOLY, MY LITTLE PONY, NERF and TRANSFORMERS, and premier partner brands. From toys and games, television programming, motion pictures, digital gaming and a comprehensive lifestyle licensing program, Hasbro fulfills the fundamental need for play and connection for children and families around the world. The Company’s Hasbro Studios creates entertainment brand-driven storytelling across mediums, including television, film and more. Through the company's commitment to corporate social responsibility, including philanthropy, Hasbro is helping to build a safe and sustainable world and to positively impact the lives of millions of children and families every year. Learn more at www.hasbro.com and follow us on Twitter (@Hasbro & @HasbroNews)


Nearest Major Market: Providence
Nearest Secondary Market: Rhode Island

Job Segment: Project Manager, Risk Management, Manager, TV, Performance Management, Technology, Finance, Management, Creative, Human Resources

Date: Nov 18, 2019