Project Manager

Posting ID : A1068515279
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Art Media Design

Citizen is mobile. Sometimes that means we want to look in your car. For our Project Manager position, your Nissan Leaf or.....Toyota Prius (we are in Portlandia, after all) should have a well-organized maintenance manual in the glove box and floor mats that the french fries on my floor mat would give their special sauce to gently lay on.If this is your car, we have an immediate opening to join our team - and you should apply!Let's lay it on the line - you have to be a confident, quick thinking, "I can manage that challenging client cuz I've had dozens like them before," type of PM to be successful in our sandbox. We work for companies with a lot to lose and a whole lot more to gain when we manage a project for them. Talking authoritatively with a sr. exec.? Check. Dealing with ambiguity? Check. Did we say strong, authoritative, AND diplomatic? Check.To be considered you must have experience in the mobile space OR 2-3 years of experience with Mobile applications project management AND must have managed in an agency environment. (Can you appreciate the lines of a classic BMW while still expound lovingly about your gas mileage in your Prius?)Responsibilities will include:Successfully execute the program/project to agreed schedule, budget, and scopeManaging communications to team, keeping team clear on project visionDemonstrating command and practice of recognized project methodologiesProactively identify risks and issues on programs and projects and leading team in managing and resolving these issues.Performing relevant program/project management processes - i.e. initiate, plan, execute, monitor, control, close, and have experience withthe supporting processes; e.g. scope, cost, time, issue, risk, resource, communication, stakeholder managementConducting weekly project meetings as needed and issue meeting minutes to ensure thorough communication of project plan and objectives to the teamQuickly builds productive business relationships within all levels of Citizen and client organizationsDeveloping, delivering, and managing comprehensive SOWsSupport development of business cases with the customer team, including leading on the solutions estimateKnowledge and skill requirements:Proficient in Microsoft Project and ExcelMastery of program/project management methodology, tools, and templates (includes program/project planning, schedule development, scope management, and cost management)Strong team-working skills across matrixed client, supplier, and geographically-dispersed virtual teamsStrong communication and interpersonal skills (includes negotiation)Certification Requirements:Nope, none, just be good

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