Project Associate in Portage, MI at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 7/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Who we want


Challengers.  People who seek out the hard projects and work to find just the right solutions.

Teammates.  Partners who listen to ideas, share thoughts and work together to move the business forward.

Charismatic networkers. Relationship-savvy people who intentionally make connections with both internal partners and external contacts.

Strategic closers. Salespeople who close profitable business and consistently exceed their performance objectives.

Customer-oriented achievers. Representatives with an unparalleled work ethic and customer-focused attitude who bring value to their partnerships.

Game changers. Persistent salespeople who will stop at nothing to live out Stryker’s mission to make healthcare better.


What you will do

  • Track and visualize the progress of project deliverables, key performance indicators and quantify any variances.
  • Assist in project planning, organization and scheduling of meetings.
  • Review and validate the completeness and quality of project deliverables. Compile and complete documentation and according approval.
  • Implement assigned project actions and deliverables efficiently.
  • Execute the tasks as defined in the project plan in order to achieve the project goals.
  • Coordinate with team for work assignment and clarifications as needed.
  • Identify issues in a timely fashion that arise during project execution.
  • Record detailed customer requirements, constraints, and assumptions with stakeholders in order to establish the project deliverables.

What you need

  • B.A. or B.S. degree (emphasis in management or related discipline preferred) or equivalent
  • Have a passion to meet project goals and multiple objectives to improve project results
  • Demonstrated experience in collaborating with and assisting project/department team members
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills both oral and written
  • Excellent autonomous organization skills
  • Must be able to complete detailed documentation accurately
  • Ability to generate and explain detailed schedules
  • Demonstrated problem solving and work prioritization skills
  • Familiar with project management tools such as a Project Portfolio Management system, MS Office, Sharepoint, or PowerBI

Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: Up to 25%

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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