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Project Manager - Cut+Dry Implementation

Hybrid - Chicago IL
Date:

Overview

Placement Type:

Temporary

Salary (USD):

Flexible - $50-$60 Per Hour

Start Date:

02.26.2024

This position is NOT technical. This role will focus on software rollout project management such as managing deployment schedules, user training, change management, etc.

About Our Client:

Our client is the leading fresh and frozen seafood processor and specialty food distributor, proudly serving fine restaurants, hotels, country clubs, and grocers nationwide. To further enhance their customer experience and streamline operations, they are embarking on an exciting e-commerce transformation journey.

The Opportunity:

Join us as the Project Manager driving this crucial initiative! In this pivotal role, you will be responsible for navigating the complexities of integrating the new e-commerce solution, managing change effectively, and ensuring a smooth transition for the business. You will leverage your expertise to anticipate challenges, train stakeholders, optimize processes, and contribute to the successful implementation of the platform, ultimately optimizing sales and enhancing customer satisfaction.

Responsibilities:

  • Support the e-commerce project from planning and integration through implementation and launch.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams (IT, sales, operations, etc.) to gather requirements, define user stories, and ensure alignment.
  • Anticipate potential roadblocks and proactively develop solutions to mitigate risks.
  • Support the launch of comprehensive training programs for stakeholders on the new e-commerce platform.
  • Guide the business through change management processes, minimizing disruptions and ensuring user adoption.
  • Partner with vendors and internal teams to configure and customize the e-commerce solution to optimize workflows and user experience.
  • Monitor project progress, track key performance indicators (KPIs), and report on project status to stakeholders.
  • Identify opportunities for further optimizing the e-commerce platform and user experience.

Qualifications:

  • Proven experience as a Project Manager with a successful track record of leading complex initiatives.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to lead, motivate, and influence stakeholders across various departments.
  • Experience with change management best practices and implementation.
  • Experience with e-commerce/mobile ordering is required (Cut+Dry preferred).
  • B2B experience highly preferred.
  • Food and beverage industry experience a plus.
  • Ability to travel to travel whenever necessary.

 

About Aquent Talent:

Aquent Talent connects the best talent in marketing, creative, and design with the world’s biggest brands.

Our eligible talent get access to amazing benefits like subsidized health, vision, and dental plans, paid sick leave, and retirement plans with a match. We also offer free online training through Aquent GymnasiumMore information on our awesome benefits

Aquent is an equal-opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We’re about creating an inclusive environment—one where different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives are valued, and everyone can contribute, grow their careers, and thrive.

The target hiring compensation range for this role is the equivalent of $50.00 to $60 an hour. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location. Additional benefits offered may include; medical health insurance and dental insurance, life insurance, and eligibility to participate in 401k plan with company match.