Project Manager

  • Location
    San Diego, California
  • Category:
    Project Management - Consultant
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_843325_2730488
  • Salary:
    $ 120000 - $ 150000

A large, international consumer goods company is looking to a Project Manager to their growing team. This is a newly created position that will support the CEO with technical and enterprise-level initiatives as instructed by the CEO. The Project Manager will also drive collaboration through effective leadership to involve all departments as required, including, but not limited to finance, IT, and Operations

Responsibilities:

 

 
  • Creates and maintains project plans and schedules and ensures the project requirements are defined and meet the project’s objectives.
  • Directs large scale technical projects and collaborates with other internal and external stakeholders.
  • Deploys and promotes the use of Program project templates, processes and standards.
  •      Develops, executes and composes clear and effective communications, and post-delivery support plans.
  • Defines, tracks and communicates project milestones.
  • Ensures all project deliverables are documented, approved and stored for reusability, support and audit purposes in designated project tools.
  • Creates and manages resource plans by providing strategic and tactical resource forecasting, providing predictive analysis of resource demands and requests appropriate resources for project needs.
  • Develops and establishes project budgets, manages change and financial forecasts, tracks actual costs and variance to the approved budget.
  • Executes formal project change requests.
  • Manages projects using different types of methodologies, based on project needs. Manages, mitigates and documents risks and issues.
  • Identifies and tracks project and non-project support issues, ensures follow-through, evaluates and identifies areas for improvement on the project and program lifecycle and develops analysis and reporting to target and monitor improvement trends, develops analysis and reporting to target and monitor improvement trends.
  • Works with the CEO to identify critical paths, coordinate deliverables and interdependencies, develop processes to maintain dependency tracking and ensures project dependencies are identified and managed.
  •   Identifies and resolves problems often anticipating issues before they occur or before they grow; develops and evaluates options and implements solutions.
  • Maintains effective partnerships with teams, vendors, managers, leaders and stakeholders. Analyzes key data points to determine a project’s feasibility and establish ownership.
  • Manages and monitors practices, processes and procedures consistent with Company’s information security policy and IT standards.
  • Identifies opportunities for streamlining and increasing effectiveness through continuous process improvement.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor in Finance, Project Manager or related field
  • MBA highly preferred
  • 5+ years of project management experience
  • Experience implementing large-scale projects for large corporations
  • Experience working cross-functionally with finance, IT and Operations
  • Strong communication skills interacting with C-suite individuals

If you are interested in this Project Manager opportunity please apply online at www.parkerlynch.com