Company Name:
Approximate Salary:
Per Year
Location:
Woonsocket, Rhode Island
Country:
United States
Industry:
Other
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
Not Specified
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree

Consumer Products Testing Project Specialist

Overview:

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Promoting safe living and working environments.
UL is a global independent safety science company with more than a century of expertise innovating safety solutions from the public adoption of electricity to new breakthroughs in areas such as sustainability, renewable energy, mobile payment security and nanotechnology. Dedicated to promoting safe living and working environments, UL helps safeguard people, products and places in important ways, facilitates trade and provides peace of mind.

Responsibilities:

Under minimal supervision, independently plans and carries out complex and high-level (often
of a highly confidential nature) projects to achieve stated objectives. Supports the planning
and direction of project schedules and budgets. Supports the management of project activities
generally within a department or functional area. Projects may include cost studies,
assessments of operations, methods, and procedures, and reviews of organization structures.

  1. Performs needs analyses to identify areas for study or opportunities for new programs.
  2. Develops project or program goals and strategies.
  3. Determines methodology and development plans. Develops estimates of cost, time,
    and resource needs.
  4. Collects data from a variety of sources, evaluates and interprets data, and draws
    conclusions. Conducts cost/benefit analyses.
  5. Prepares and presents reports or program proposals which include recommendations
    and supporting arguments. May present reports to corporate level audiences.
  6. Develops and implements processes, information systems, and performance
    measurement systems. Manages program performance by evaluating performance to
    standards and implementing corrective actions.
  7. Serves on committees and represents the viewpoint of management.
  8. May supervise the work of other individuals within department or functional area.
  9. Performs other duties as directed.


Qualifications:

  • University degree in Business Administration or related field plus generally 6 years of directly related experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to independently identify needs for projects or programs, formulate objectives, plan and execute projects and/or programs, and manage programs.

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