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Project Manager (Mobile Accessories Product Launches) - Hybrid/Plano, TX.

Plano, TX 75074

Position Summary

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Position Overview
Samsung Electronics Mobile Enhancements team is looking for a candidate to fill a key position supporting Go-to-Market for Samsungs ongoing Mobile Enhancements launches. Candidate will focus on supporting core areas including: building and leading presentations, project management, cross-functional coordination & communication, data capture/communication, and more as necessary. This position is responsible for driving communication and operational excellence and discipline within the local teams. This position will be a liaison to Product, Marketing, Retail, Customer Care, Logistics and Channel Accounts in terms of communication.
This is a hybrid role, which requires working in the Plano, TX. office part of the week/remotely part of the week.

Role and Responsibilities

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Creates presentations and leads weekly status meetings with cross functional teams to ensure product launches are being appropriately tracked and executed. The individual works closely with the Product, Marketing, Retail, Customer Care, Logistics and Channel Accounts in order to track the launches end to end.
  • Supports multiple product launches concurrently with emphasis on attention to detail and data integrity
  • Supports status meetings with channel account teams & other cross functional teams as necessary
  • Analyze & compile multiple data sources, collaborate with other sales and marketing teams, and synthesize all inputs to create necessary outputs
  • Drive & track escalations and support mitigation plans alongside cross functional teams as support is required
  • Tracks & communicates key data points related to product launches via excel with emphasis on data integrity and attention to detail
  • Proactively identifies and challenges activities that will detract from planned objectives including managing conflict/resolution that will lead to solutions.
  • Works to become subject matter expert, works independently, and considered a go-to individual for information by cross functional teams. Determines approach to work & process
  • Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned by management

Background/Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's Degree in marketing, project management, communications or related field
  • 4+ years of professional experience in project management or coordination in cross functional environment
  • Excellent communication skills written and verbal
  • Knowledgeable of program management best practices
  • Advanced reporting skills particularly in Microsoft Excel.
  • A proven track record of managing multiple projects at the same time.

Skills and Qualifications

Necessary Skills and Attributes:

Demonstrated ability to interact at all levels within customer's organizations. The ability to negotiate with and convince others, in a potentially adversarial environment, including customer leadership, directors and managers with opposing views to accept/approve plans, technical and project recommendations. The ability to plan, organize and prioritize multiple strategic programs and simultaneous performance objectives. The ability to write, read, interpret, explain and act based on a thorough understanding of technical documents, engineering materials and contracts or related documents. Ability to make professional sales and business presentations in writing, through email, reports, or orally, including complex business and technical matters to an audience of high technical skills, management and operational experience. Ability to support a cross-functional Samsung team to achieve customer contracted objectives and specific team goals within established time frames and requirements. Assist in and if needed direct the Samsung team in lab and field trials related to introduction of products sold to the customer.

Physical/Mental Demands:

Work is generally performed in an office environment. Operate a computer keyboard and view a video display terminal between more than 50% of work time, including prolonged periods of time. Requires considerable work utilizing high visual acuity / detail, numeric / character distinction and moderate hand / finger dexterity. The movement and transportation of equipment, most of the time is under 25 pounds. Performs work under time schedules and stress which are normally periodic or cyclical, including time sensitive deadlines, intellectual challenges and project management deadlines. Machines, tools, equipment, and work aids include PCs, printers, copiers, faxes and other equipment commonly associated with an office work area. May require working additional hours beyond normal schedule. Travel varies depending on position.


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Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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