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Project Manager

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Date: 09-Jun-2021

Location: US

Company: Tetra Pak

At Tetra Pak we touch millions of people’s lives every day, ensuring better nutrition and healthier lifestyles through safe packaging and food processing solutions. Guided by our global brand promise, PROTECTS WHAT´S GOOD, we strive to make a difference by protecting food, people and our futures. To do this we need more than smart technology.  We need smart people too. People like you, who wants to work with people like us. 

Project Manager


The Project Manager will manage all aspects of system quotations and projects and have overall responsibility and accountability both internally and externally for project success, contributing to the overall sales result and customer satisfaction in the US & Canada.  
This position will report to the Project Management and Implementation Manager.
This position can be in the Greater Minneapolis area.
You might be travelling 30-50% of your time on average.
Tetra Pak is not considering applicants (Internal or External) who require International relocation to the United States.

What you will do


As a Project Manager, you will:


  • Overall responsibility for project execution and provide project leadership to deliver project result.
  • Secure project deliverables according to project agreement (the contract) and act according to responsibilities in the project charter
  • Breakdown and plan the project into phases and fulfill the plan and project milestones in time and in full according to budget.
  • Drive productivity in project through utilization of global re-useable solutions, processes and tools including quality, project governance, and risk management.
  • Manage scope changes and issue variation orders.
  • Secure project communication and documentation according to project communication plan
  • Provide lesson learned and providing input to improvement or development of processes and tools.
  • Conduct and manage quotation development in conjunction with account managers for systems/modules 
  • Provide sales support by giving technical and/or commercial presentation.
  • Conduct and manage project implementation of sold systems/modules. Provide issue management related to projects.
  • Manage project team and provide feedback to Senior Management on team member performance. Participate in project review board meetings.
  • Continuous education in the area of Project Management with the expectation to obtain or maintain PMP certification.
  • Execute according to Tetra Pak strategy and its elements.

Who you are


We believe you have:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Industrial or Chemical Engineer or similar discipline; or equivalent skills and experience
  • PMI certification, or the motivation to attain the PMI certification is required.
  • At least 2 years’ Project Management experience
  • Demonstrable leadership skills and communication skills
  • Negotiations skills and capability to maneuver through political and cultural situations effectively.
  • Industry Related Regulatory Knowledge (PMO, 3A, OSHA, CFR-113, etc.)
  • Microsoft Office; Microsoft Project; SAP; Basic AutoCAD Skills
  • Experience with budgeting, fiscal management, and project planning
  • Very good command of the written and spoken English language.
  • Ideally knowledge of dairy, beverage, cheese, and powder processing 
  • Able to travel extensively during implementation and commissioning of projects. 

Who you are


  • Variety of exciting challenges with ample opportunities for development and training in a truly global landscape
  • Culture that pioneers spirit of innovation where our engineering genius drives visible result
  • Equal opportunity employment experience that values difference and diversity
  • Market competitive compensation and benefits with flexible working arrangements

Apply now!


If you are inspired to share our responsibility of protecting food to protecting the planet, please submit your resume in English through our careers page on jobs.tetrapak.com 
This job posting expires on June 25, 2021.