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C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.
Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
In this role, you will join a project team responsible for managing all project stages and phases for the implementation of a new transportation management system and its contiguous technologies. Working within the transportation projects team, you will ensure all project work streams are properly planned and executed, from initial scoping to final initiation and controls. It will be your priority to collaborate with internal and external partners to seamlessly achieve successful completion of every assigned project.
In this role, you will work with business and technical stakeholders to create a project plan, organizing all individuals involved, create/facilitate and develop a task/action list to hold all parties accountable and measure success. You will also manage the relationship with the stakeholders to ensure they are 100% satisfied with the project and attain return on investment.
As part of your role, you will utilize, develop and evolve Project Management Methodology Plans for each project. Additionally, you will regularly keep up to date on transportation systems and technologies so that you can effectively meet company needs and train employees and partners on the usage of the implemented systems.
Develop schedules for project initiation, planning, control, and closeout
Determine objectives and measures up which project success is evaluated
Monitor and report on the status of efforts, anticipating and identifying risks that inhibit the attainment of project goals
Facilitate risk management reviews
Conduct review meetings at the end of each project milestone and phase
Effectively and consistently communicate work progress internally and, as applicable, externally throughout each project
Travel to distribution centers, warehouses, and dispatch centers to conduct requirements gathering, coaching, and training activities – Up to 20% travel at times depending on the project.
Represent a team who strives for operational excellence and values; strategy, honesty, innovation, people, and team spirit
B.S. / B.A preferred or equivalent experience
2-3 years in business environment is preferred, specific transportation or IT related experience is a plus, project management a plus
Must be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously, while identifying priorities, communicating progress and ensuring deadlines are met.
Strong multi-tasking, communication and organizational skills.
Ability to work well with all levels of team members with different backgrounds and needs.
Able to adjust priorities on short notice, manage interruptions and work well under pressure
Requisition ID 12994
Company C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.