Project Manager

Objectives of this Role

  •   Build and develop the project team to ensure maximum performance, providing purpose, direction, and motivation
  •   Lead projects from requirements definition through deployment, identifying schedules, scopes, budget estimations, and project implementation plans, including risk mitigation
  •   To coordinate internal and external resources, ensuring projects remain within scope, schedule, and defined budgets, in collaboration with project staff from various functional departments
  •   Analyze project progress and, when necessary, adapt scope, timelines, and costs to ensure that project team adheres to project requirements
  •   Establish and maintain relationships with appropriate client stakeholders, providing day-to-day contact on project status and changes

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  •   Establish and maintain processes to manage scope over the project lifecycle, setting project quality and performance standards, and assessing and managing risk within, and across, multiple projects
  •   Structure and manage integrated, multi-track project performance databases for multiple digital, print, social, broadcast, and experiential projects, with an eye on overall progress
  •   Develop and maintain partnerships with outside resources—including third-party vendors and researchers
  •   Monitor and assign resources appropriately to streamline project efficiency and maximize deliverable outputs
  •   Report project outcomes and/or risks to the appropriate management channels as needed—escalating issues as necessary based on project work plans

Skills and Qualifications

  •   3+ years project management experience
  •   Hands-on experience with network or security implementation projects
  •   Proven success working with all levels of management
  •   Strong written and verbal communication skills
  •   Strong presentation skills

Preferred Qualifications

  •   Professional certification—including PMP or related
  •   Previous success in producing deliverable network or security projects in manufacturing, banking, and retails industries
  •   Strong attention to deadlines and budgetary guidelines
  •   Experience coaching and educating project teams to strengthen team members’ capabilities and skill sets.