Project Manager, Product Lifecycle Management

Req ID: 2763 

Department: Supply Chain 

Status: Full Time, Exempt 

Location: Napa, California (US-CA) 

Job Summary:

Responsible for the management of cross-functional project teams to deliver project objectives.  Projects primarily involve new wine products and packaging. 


Essential Functions:

The following reflects management’s definition of essential functions for this job but does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned.  Management may assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.


  • Manage and participate in projects in the Supply Chain Product Lifecycle Management Area
  • Lead project teams from cross-functional areas such as Compliance, Winemaking, Procurement, Commercial and Operations through the development of new or changing packages and products
  • Generate reports and analyses as needed
  • Assist in the development of new packages
  • Cross-functional communication of risks, trade-offs and options
  • Participate in the revision of products, components and production methods
  • Develop/improve processes
  • Participate in the qualification of new packaging suppliers and co-manufacturers
  • Maintain product specifications
  • Report problems with the food safety management system to supervisor
  • Provide assistance to the QC department to investigate and resolve material issues
  • Ad hoc analysis
  • Review art files and proofs for accuracy
  • Provide back-up to other Product Lifecycle Management personnel
  • Responsible for understanding the Food Safety and Quality Management System and related activities, including the ISO Food Safety & Quality Policy


  • Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in related field
  • Years of Experience:  Two or more years’ experience as a Project Manager.  Experience with food or beverage, and/or packaging engineering industry a plus.
  • Experience with continuous improvement projects and/or methodology
  • Excellent written and verbal skills with the ability to gather information from multiple sources and distill it into concise reports and recommendations
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs, including Project
  • Experience with project management software
  • Experience using SAP preferred
Working Conditions:
  • Office environment
  • Extensive computer work
  • May be required to work at any of  TFE's locations
  • Frequent deadline pressures
  • Numerous projects in progress at any given time
  • Comply with company safety regulations

Trinchero Family Estates provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Trinchero Family Estates complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Salary Range
$121,000.00 - 216,000.00
per Year
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Napa, CA 94558, US