Junior Project Manager

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

Our R&D team is looking for an ambitious, self-motivated individual to fill a Jr. Project Manager role.  This position will be responsible for assisting with managing product development projects and establishing standard practices. You will work with other key stakeholders to help coordinate schedules and resources to develop and execute product development projects consistent with the overall product roadmap and planned product releases.

Responsibilities will include:
  • Developing and maintaining an effective working relationship with stakeholders throughout the development cycle and assisting Project Managers in overseeing projects throughout all phases
  • Assisting in the development and implementation of formal processes and tools to support effective project management and requirements engineering       
  • Monitoring and reporting project progress including overall phase schedules and milestones, critical path, project work breakdown structures, work scope definitions and resource requirements
  • Assisting with developing project plans, coordinating and communicating tasks to project team members
  • Monitoring project activities to drive projects to completion with agreed performance, delivery timeline and cost targets
  • Coordinating meetings and providing support: logistics, agendas, meeting minutes, action items
  • Effectively implementing and monitoring project risks mitigation actions
  • Working with the Project Office Manager to continuously improve processes, tools and best practices that support project execution, improve project team effectiveness and are aligned with the Mettler Toledo PLM Framework.
  • Producing written documentation to convey critical progress information to stakeholders on a periodic basis.

What You Need to Succeed

  • Bachelor’s degree in Science, Engineering, or related technical field.  An advanced degree is preferred.
  • 1-3 years of experience in project management, a plus
  • Sound judgment, analytical skills, decision-making skills and the ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent verbal, written communication, and presentation skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks, prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work well independently and in a team environment
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Knowledge of project management methodology
  • Experience working in a matrixed project environment preferred
  • SAP knowledge preferred

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire
  • Tuition reimbursement, perks, and discounts
  • Parental and caregiver leave programs
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in precision instrumentation
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards across Mettler Toledo
  • Global recognition for the quality of our products and services

About Mettler Toledo

Working at METTLER TOLEDO AutoChem Inc. (www.mt.com/autochem) means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our process analytical technology and automated synthesis reactors provide scientists in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and chemical industries the information they need to deliver life-changing products.  As a strategic business unit within Mettler Toledo, AutoChem develops, manufactures, sells, and services instruments that modernize chemical synthesis, provide insight to every chemical reaction, and provide process knowledge to eliminate scale-up and safety incidents. 

  • Our instruments increase the efficiency and effectiveness of chemists and engineers.
  • Our products help develop profitable, green, and safe scientific processes.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here.

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For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.

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Mettler-Toledo Autochem, Inc.

6708 Alexander Bell Dr, Columbia, MD 21046 United States

+1 (410) 910-8100