Strategic Project Manager

Job Location

Oconomowoc, WI US


1055 Corporate Center Dr (Oconomowoc), WI 53066

Job Category

Project/Program Management


Menasha Corporation is all about possibilities. Our two businesses, Menasha Packaging and ORBIS Corporation, are leaders in their industries, providing corrugated and plastic packaging products and related services to major global companies.

Our employees make the difference, proving that great ideas, collaboration and quality turn possibilities into success. Working at Menasha Corporation means that your insights provide cutting-edge solutions for our customers. If you like to make things happen and are passionate about what you do, you’re going to want to be here.

Join us and become part of the power behind possible.

About The Opportunity
Position Summary
Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects. Oversees all aspects of projects. Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project. Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project.


Essential to this Position

The Strategic Project Manager will project manage projects and initiatives that are part of the ORBIS strategic plan and have long-term, high impact business implications. 

  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the execution of projects. Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Develop detailed project plans to monitor and track progress. Ensure resource availability and allocation. Report and escalate to leadership as needed
  • Implementation and management of effective risk management process through the project life cycle
  • Manage project documentation to include project status updates (frequency determined by project) and post-project checks to ensure the quality of deliverables and adherence to guidelines. Implement and manage lessons learned and best practices
  • Ensure safe work practices are followed and safety reviews are conducted as required
  • Ensure project team is following and using ORBIS standard project management tools
  • Identify opportunities for continuous improvement while managing strategic projects
  • Managing and building relationships and project skills within project team and associated stakeholders
  • Assist Project Management Office Manager with corporate level Project Management training materials, training curriculum and facilitating annual training sessions


Education / Certifications
Education Required
Bachelor’s Degree
Education Desired
Bachelor’s Degree
Skills & Experience
Work Experience Required
Some relevant experience
Additional Requirements
  • Expert knowledge of project management and process improvement principles
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Developing and tracking budgets
  • Change management experience
  • Ability to work cross-functionally
  • Able to manage work load across teams without direct report relationship
About ORBIS Corporation Join ORBIS Corporation where we are all about the power behind possible! ORBIS believes there is a better way to optimize today’s supply chains, with reusable packaging products and packaging management services. As the North American reusable packaging leader, we design and produce plastic reusable totes, bulk containers, pallets, and custom products, including protective interiors and metal racks. Our products help world-class food, beverage, automotive and consumer goods companies move their product faster, safer, and more cost-effectively. As a steward of sustainability, ORBIS is committed to driving the circular economy and a better world for future generations through environmentally friendly product design, sustainable operations, and recycled material usage.

ORBIS, along with Menasha Packaging, an industry-leading corrugated packaging, display, and merchandising solutions provider, are companies of Menasha Corporation, one of America’s oldest private, family-owned manufacturing companies. With a history of innovation spanning more than 170 years, Menasha Corporation is headquartered in Neenah, Wis., and has 100 locations in North America and Europe.

You can check out Menasha Corporation’s culture of focusing on employees, operating responsibly, and serving customers in our online Corporate Social Responsibility Report:

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Join us and become part of the power behind possible!

ORBIS Corporation is an 
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