Otter Products Packaging Project Specialist in Fort Collins, Colorado
Otter Products is currently recruiting for a Project Specialist to join our Packaging team in Fort Collins, CO! As the Project Specialist, you will support packaging initiatives across all of our brands – OtterBox, LifeProof and Liviri! Intrigued? Keep reading…
The Packaging Project Specialist will work closely with internal and external partners to support various packaging related projects. You bring an understanding of packaging development and we will help you learn our full packaging portfolio. Excellent communication skills and being process oriented with the ability to flex are skills that will take you far in this role!
The successful candidate will thrive in ambiguity with the passion to carve out something new. If you are someone who loves to work in a fast paced environment and consider yourself a self-starter, Otter Products may be a great place to grow your career!
About Otter Products:
From our founder’s garage in 1998 to the global technology leader we are today, Otter Products continues to drive growth through innovation. Our industry-leading brands, OtterBox, LifeProof and Liviri, lead the way to help people do more and go more places with technology in hand. Otter Products is a global company of more than 900 Otters (employees) with offices in Fort Collins, Colo., San Diego, Calif., Hong Kong, Munich, Germany and Cork, Ireland. Our mission is simple – We Grow to Give which comes to life by way of our charitable arm, the OtterCares Foundation. From innovation and engineering to community and culture – growing to give is at the heart of everything we do.
For more information visit otterproducts.com.
Work collaboratively with internal and external clients to initiate proper process flow of assigned projects
Develop and manage various packaging project schedules
Participate in managing project development projects from beginning to end
Define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with program managers and/or project stakeholders
Effectively communicate project plans and manage expectations with team members and other stakeholders
Estimate project resources as well as future team capacity planning
Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within project team
Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path
Use project management software to actively plan and track project time lines and milestones
Manage archiving of files and samples
Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation and presentations
Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises and devise contingency plans
Improve upon and/or develop processes to support effective and efficient team activities
Utilize independent judgement and discretion to keep assigned projects on schedule
Actively engage with internal project management office and/or project management community to support larger business goals
Support and maintain a positive safety culture by following all safety policies and procedures and actively contributing to a safe working environment
Other duties as required
Bachelor’s degree required. Experience in lieu of degree may be considered.
Minimum three years of project support and/or project management experience required.
Experience in consumer packaging preferred
Otter Products is an equal employment opportunity employer (EEOC). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
External Company Name: Otter Products, LLC
Street: 209 S. Meldrum Street