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Project Manager

Date: Jan 12, 2021

Location: Carthage, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking a Program Manager within our Adjustable Bed Group in Carthage, Missouri. This rapidly growing division is a premier provider of adjustable bed sleep systems, and we are looking for someone to coordinate and manage specific programs and new product launches to help us continue this growth. If you can keep projects on track while building positive relationships internally and externally, you might be a great fit.


What you’ll do

  • Liaise between product development, sales, sourcing, and operations
  • Manage product definition and overall development to launch timelines, setting deadlines, assigning responsibilities, monitoring and summarizing project progress
  • Manage program changes with sales, engineering, and operations
  • Develop project scopes, charters, and objectives to ensure on-time completion
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Ensure timely and accurate completion of steps throughout a variety of projects


Minimum qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Management or related field (or equivalent work experience)
  • 5 years of project/program management and management experience
  • Experience moving multiple projects forward at the same time


Preferred qualifications

  • Program management experience in a manufacturing or product development setting
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes, basic engineering concepts, business management, materials management, and accounting


Who we are and what we offer

Our comprehensive benefits package includes: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with match, stock plans, employee discounts, and more.


Since 1883, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing company consists of 22,000 employee-partners in 142 manufacturing facilities located in 23 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. Learn more about what Leggett life is like here:


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