FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Deerfield, Illinois
Project Manager Business Professional #884890
Job Description:
The Project Manager provides project leadership for high-visibility, highly complex compliance initiatives across multiple business units and functions around the globe. This leader works closely with the program manager and project teams to define the business case, scope, schedule and resource plans. This person is accountable to drive execution to the plans by monitoring and controlling all aspects of the work. She/he/they collaborates with the project leads and the program manager to define teams, milestones and help to resource the project accordingly.
Essential Responsibilities:
  • Provides project planning and leadership by implementing strategies and priorities based upon the overall program
  • Provides clear direction on requirements to meet expectations of internal customers and business stakeholders
  • Interacts with all functions and levels of management ensuring effective ongoing communications across teams
  • Accountable for core team performance and program schedule and execution
  • Ensures identification and communication of project risks, development of risk plan and proactive management of risk response strategies
  • Anticipates potential conflict situations for proactive solutions and manages conflict situations to result in win-win outcomes
  • Maximizes business results through continuous improvement in organization's ability to execute programs from identification through implementation
  • Work within the guidelines of project management, standard performance metrics, and regulatory guidelines to apply best practice Project Management skills and standards (such as PMBOK).
  • Minimum: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, Operations, or related discipline plus 3 years project management experience.
  • PMP (Project Management Professional) Certification preferred
  • Self-motivated, team player, good interpersonal skills, and experienced in driving high performing teams.
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Project, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to operate in a virtual environment of various backgrounds and cultures
  • Respectful of individuals and the diverse contributions of all
Top three to five technical skill requirements?
  • PM expertise in medical device tech transfer
  • Molding knowledge
  • Budget management
Top three to five soft skill wants?
  • People skill
  • Detail oriented
  • Inclusive
Additional Info:
At FastTek Global, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories. Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve and have a little fun along the way.
We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
FastTek Global is financially strong, privately held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things and we do them for Fortune 10, Fortune 500, and technology start-up companies.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose the benefits you need or want, options include:
  • Medical and Dental (FastTek pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
FastTek Global was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020!
To view all of our open positions go to:
Follow us on Twitter:
Follow us on Instagram:
Find us on LinkedIn:
You can become a fan of FastTek on Facebook: