Manager - Projects - Project Manager (PMO Services)

Work
Location: Milwaukee, WI

Desired
skills and responsibilities:

Has
led projects from start to finish (full project life cycle) including
implementation of infrastructure and/or software -- and closed project out.Has
led projects within Fortune 500 companiesHas
led projects with global reach (e.g. across varying time zones and cultures)Has
led projects with teams of 25 resources or greaterHas
led projects with budgets in excess of $1MHas
worked in/with a Project Management Office (e.g. methodology guidance,
compliance/audit, gating process, etc.)Has
tracked and monitored detailed project financials (Capital Expenditures vs
Operational Expenditures) with very little financial analyst assistanceHas
experience navigating SAP for financial and purchasing dataHas
managed and directed the work of Project Administrators/CoordinatorsIs
able to elicit and document requirements; work without a dedicated project
business analystIs
comfortable and proficient at drafting scope documents and managing to themPossesses
excellent verbal – articulate in English and appropriately adapt, direct and
size the message to the intended audiencePossesses
excellent presentational skills – concise messages that are appropriately
adapted, directed and sized to the target audiencePossesses
excellent written skills – clear, well edited messages that are appropriately
adapted, directed and sized to the target audiencePossesses
excellent command of Microsoft Project, Excel and PowerPointPossesses
strong orientation to metrics and data analytics; uses data to document,
measure, explain, and persuadePossesses
excellent Stakeholder Management -- Adaptable to different personalities with
the ability to explain, challenge and rationalize approaches and optionsPossesses
excellent Vendor Management – Set vendor expectations and deadlines while holding
vendors accountable with immediate non-compliance escalationPossesses
intense focus on Customer SatisfactionThree
year commitment