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Sr. Project Manager - Princeton, NJ

At Firmenich people are at the heart of the company, we are committed to equal employment opportunities and value diversity in the workplace.

Key Responsibilities:
•    As a part of a successful commercial team, you will lead proactive and reactive brief management to ensure we have winning fragrances and the product knowledge to be successful. 
•    Build and maintain client relationships product development, marketing, & operations teams
•    Management of customer projects and submissions with fragrance development, perfumers and lab
•    Provides general administrative support, including preparing for meetings and client submissions. Performs other related duties as assigned, including managing messenger/shipments/reports as requested and coordinates samples and documentation for customers, including safety and regulatory documents
•    Act as an interdepartmental coordination specialist (liaison with Labs, Creative and other teams as required)
•    Respond professionally to internal and external inquiries using systems knowledge, creative investigation, innovative follow up and problem solving techniques. 
•    Maintain multiple databases and other systems to drive operational timelines and production, including SAP
•    Create analyses leveraging reporting systems tracking sales, trends, and identifying opportunities
•    Partner with the planning team to manage forecasting and pre-production planning
•    Hold internal teams accountable for meeting deadlines and adhering to processes with support of manager
•    Identifying key internal resources for specific needs to problem solve.
•    Proactively managing timelines with fluid follow up throughout project lifecycle.
•    The ability to prioritize tasks and organize day to day project work with detailed records for future review.
•    Maintain and update systems according to project
•    Associate Degree required. Bachelor’s Degree Preferred. 
•    Minimum of 2 years administrative experience in a corporate environment within the beauty/fragrance industry.
•    Experience with MS Office and working with complex computer systems
•    Ability to multi-task, solve problems and work in a fast pace environment 
•    Good communication, interpersonal skills, and customer service
We value:
•    Ability to multi-task, solve problems and work in a fast pace environment. 
•    Detail oriented, organized, and strong ability to work with Data.
•    Must be able to quickly develop relationships, negotiating and influencing internal stakeholders. 
•    Resourceful, reliable, innovative, self-motivated multi-tasker with a “can-do” attitude that will see tasks and projects through to completion
•    Exceptional initiative and ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial, fast moving environment, but also be a team player
We offer: 
•    The ability to be a part of a highly creative and imaginative team in an incredibly competitive and inspiring industry
•    A entrepreneurial fast-paced environment surrounded by some of the biggest talents and brands in the beauty and fragrance industries
•    Learn how to understand consumers and how to meet their needs effectively


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function. Firmenich is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran
At Firmenich, we create an environment in which employees are valued, motivated and encouraged to reach their full potential. We foster entrepreneurial spirit and imaginative teamwork with freedom to act within our strategic plans. We recruit and develop the best talents, rewarding them accordingly.

We offer competitive pay, career growth opportunities, and an outstanding benefits program that features:
* Generous Paid Time Off!
* Quarterly Bonus Potential!
* Retirement Plans!
* 401(k) with Company Match!
* Low Cost Medical, Dental & Rx & Vision Coverage!
* Tuition Assistance for Employees and Children!
* Flexible Spending Accounts!
* Tobacco-Free Campus!
* And Many More Employee-Friendly Programs!



Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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