Project Manager – Strategic Projects

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required; MBA strongly preferred
  • PMP certification preferred but not required

Experience

  • 5+ years business experience managing large, complex enterprise projects, particularly those involving a medium to significant degree of change across the organization
  • 2+ years managing large, complex enterprise projects
  • Strong communication and presentation skills to senior level leaders
  • Ability to travel 50%+

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute project plans to support new business transitions and other initiatives as assigned
  • Define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with all stakeholders, including senior executives, sponsors, business owners and field operations
  • Create and execute end-to-end project plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements
  • Identify, assess and minimize risks throughout the project life cycle
  • Create and maintain all project documentation pertinent to the project, including but not limited to, status reports, work plans, presentations
  • Understand team dynamics and adapt project management methodology as needed to ensure project success
  • Project experience supporting sales initiatives from securing new business, transitioning the opening of new accounts, stabilizing existing business and retention
  • Proven ability to define and execute change strategies
  • Proven ability to influence and manage external resources in a highly matrix’ d environment
  • Proven ability to address competing priorities within a single project with a positive, can-do attitude
  • Proven business analytical capabilities to solve complex business issues
  • Proven ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills needed to communicate with all levels of the organization
  • Proficiency Microsoft Office programs
  • Travel as needed, approximately 60%