3PL Project Manager in Wayland, MA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 8/5/2018

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Job #:  863659

3PL Project Manager Opportunity - Wayland, MA

Apex Systems combines with parent company On Assignment (NYSE: ASGN) to make it the 2nd largest IT staffing agency in the country.

Apex has an opportunity for a 3PL Project Manager for a client in Wayland. MA.

The details for the role are below. If interested in learning more please send an updated resume in MS Word format to Katie Nasuti, 

Here are the details:

  • Position: 3PL Project Manager
  • Location: Wayland, MA
  • Duration: 6+ months W2 
  • Rate: Negotiable based on experience 

Summary: The 3 PL Project Manager for will be responsible to plan, budget, oversee, and document all aspects of projects related to new business implementation and transition to new 3PL Provider, focused on logistics, warehousing and distribution centers. This Project Manager will work closely with the 3PL partner and Candela leadership to ensure that each project is on schedule, within scope, and on budget. Critical to success of the Project Manager is detailed planning in Smartsheet, proactive communication, and persistent monitoring of the execution of tasks and deliverables under the responsibility of all project resources to include internal functional area owners, the partners, and external contractors. 


  • Clear understanding of all phases of the project implementation schedule, to include the core deliverables for each functional area and the timing of the same
  • Align input from the sponsor  to ensure the Project Scope is clearly captured
  • Create a detailed task list (Project Schedule) with milestones and critical path tasks to ensure no deliverables or dependencies are overlooked, to include both internal tasks and those of the client and contractors.
  • Communicate the Project Scope and Schedule to all project resources and stakeholders, ensuring alignment and agreement
  • Hold team members, contractors, et al. accountable to completion of deliverables pursuant to the task list and dates.
  • Manage project budget, scope, and timeline through proactive and effective communication including change control with appropriate approval.
  • Lead regular status meetings with the project team to capture updates, next steps, and risks/mitigation. Facilitate small-groups for topics requiring more detailed discussion.
  • Escalate issues/risks appropriately to Manager and Project Sponsor
  • Lead Steering Committee updates covering executive level status, budget, and risks
  • Plan and effectively manage transition from project execution to stable operations

For this opportunity, you will also be eligible for benefits through Apex for the contract period, 401K, a W2 hourly rate, weekly pay, and direct deposit!









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