Mgr., Project Management (I) in Bohemia, NY at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

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Job Description

Mgr., Project Management (I)

  • 90 Orville Dr, Bohemia, NY
  • Full-time

Company Description

For more than 70 years, The Nature’s Bounty Co. has enriched the lives of consumers around the world and stood as the leader in health and wellness by introducing innovative products and solutions to the marketplace. Putting science and the highest quality standards at the heart of our business, the brands of The Nature’s Bounty Co. are some of the most trusted in the world. Always motivated by nature’s bountiful effects on people’s health, our vision for health and wellness has inspired leading brands such as Nature’s Bounty®, Sundown Naturals®, Solgar®, Osteo Bi-Flex®, Ester-C®, MET-Rx®, Pure Protein®, Balance®, Body Fortress®, Puritan’s Pride® and Organic Dr.®, among others. As a leading global manufacturer, marketer, distributor and retailer of vitamins, nutritional supplements, sports & active nutrition and ethical beauty products, The Nature’s Bounty Co. is committed to supporting wellness in all its forms.

Job Description

As a key program leader and change agent, the Manager of Project Management is responsible for acting as a business partner to key business leaders in identifying, aligning and prioritizing large cross-functional programs and/or change initiatives across the Supply Chain. The Manager will deliver tangible business results through deploying project management and business consulting techniques in projects involving Manufacturing, Packaging, Distribution, Quality, Procurement, and R&D. 

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Partners with leaders to maximize results and in successfully delivering solutions/services across the Supply Chain
  • Leads cross-functional program and/or project delivery through use of project management tools and techniques
  • Helps build and track business cases for major cross-functional projects
  • Leads and facilitates collaboration amongst teams (both internal and external)
  • Leads analysis of Risks and Mitigation planning for cross-functional projects
  • Works with external consultants to scope work and achieve results
  • Works with internal teams to develop project plans, budgets, timelines, interdependencies and execution plans
  • Meets with business owners to understand and deliver on large, cross-functional projects with multiple stakeholders
  • Works to help define and better develop the Supply Chain Project Management System
  • Works with project teams to develop dashboards, trackers, and operational reports to report project KPIs, budget, and milestones
  • Travels to Supply Chain sites across the US to lead projects in production of tablets, capsules, soft-gels, liquids, and gummies
  • Completes all projects on time, on budget, and within scope of stated results


  • 5+ years experience in Project Management, Process Improvement, or Internal Consulting
  • Experience in Supply Chain within Food, Pharma, Cosmetic, CPG, Nutraceuticals or Management Consulting
  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • MBA or other higher degree preferred
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) preferred
  • LEAN or Six Sigma experience or certification a plus
  • TPM experience or certification a plus
  • Strong Project Management skills including Initiating, Planning, Executing, Controlling, and Closing Projects
  • Strong Communication, both verbally and written\
  • Strong facilitation and coaching experience
  • Cross-functional team leadership
  • Solid application of PMBOK or other Project Management framework
  • Solid data analysis skills
  • Effective Vendor management
  • Strong MS Office Suite Skills -- Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Visio, and Project

Additional Information

The Nature's Bounty Co. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

The Nature's Bounty Co. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, voluntary short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, generous associate discounts and more!

Please contact Human Resources at 631-244-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our on-line job postings.