FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Deerfield, Illinois
Project Manager Business Professional #888884
Job Description:
  • What are the top three to five technical skills wants? A: Fluid in MS-Project, skilled in using virtual meeting platforms (i.e., ZOOM, WebEx, etc,), and knowledge of medical devices and Eu-MDR, is a plus.
  • What are the top three to five soft skill wants? A: Strong ability to communicate effectively, strong emotional intelligence (high EQ), self-starter or can function effectively with minimal guidance, and possesses highly effective follow-up skills.
  • What is the expected interview process? At least 3-interviews
  • The Project Manager is accountable for delivering on the European Medical Device Regulation for Nutrition Global Business Unit.
  • This role requires expert level communication, organization, and critical thinking skills. A self-starter, with the ability to track and manage multiple tasks and competing priorities, is required. The applicant must be well organized, with solid experience providing executive level presentations and status reporting.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Manages all aspects of projects with direct accountability.
  • Develops and leads the project team to the delivery of successful project outcomes.
  • Builds and manages multiple, multi-functional collaborative work teams. Coordinates the activities of multi-functional teams, as well as task dependencies and schedule.
  • Scope, risk and issue management, including documenting, communicating and facilitating resolutions or mitigation plans.
  • Develops, initiates and manages a communication plan, including regular project status reports.
  • Delivers appropriate integration, training and implementation plans and activities.
  • Manages stakeholders and multiple project teams in the context of a single project.
  • Identifies, delivers and documents organizational, application and human workflows that contribute to policy and procedure updates throughout the project.
  • Prepares and delivers presentations to senior leadership, management and stakeholders.
  • Education and experience with Project Management methodology based on Project Management principles required.
  • Experience working with the Waterfall PM methodology.
  • Delivery using iterative methodology and standard tools and processes.
  • Project Management Professional designation (PMI) Certification and/or PMP preferred.
  • 7 to 10 years of experience leading large, diverse and often complex projects is required.
  • Ability to effectively present and gather information at PM meetings.
  • Ability to translate conceptual thinking into project definitions and requirements. Demonstrated ability to manage projects with multiple project teams, product development lifecycle, or quality lifecycle.
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative, prioritize work, manage time and respond effectively to a rapidly changing environment.
  • Ability to exercise sound political and environmental judgment as appropriate to support successful project implementation. Demonstrated knowledge and skills in assessing and mitigating risks through risk planning. record, practice management, financial management.
  • Familiarity with CMII, a Plus.
  • Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience is required.
This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:
  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • Innovative -- prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure Monday to Friday
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!
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