This position exists to effectively initiate, plan, execute, control and close projects assigned. The Project Manager works collaboratively with all stakeholders, including clients, project team, sub-contractors, public agencies and internal management to ensure project success. A Project Manager is also responsible for mentoring and training of Project Coordinators.
Actively manage scope, schedule, and budget for assigned projects which will include making critical, goal-oriented decisions.
Collaborate with CHR Sales/Practice teams and client to accurately assess the client’s project needs and help develop a contract and/or Scope of Work that accurately reflects these needs.
Identify, meet and/or exceed client expectations within defined parameters related to project delivery.
Communicate effectively with all levels including clients, project resources, engineers, sub-contractors, public entities, and internal management.
Provide coaching and instruction to Project Coordinators.
Create and maintain project plans to provide active management of project schedule.
Maintain comprehensive, accurate client records and data files.
Coordinate with functional departments to determine staffing requirements and allotment of available resources to various phases of project.
Escalate issues to management when issues impact timeline, scope, quality, or budget; provide recommendations for issue resolution to assist in decision making.
Direct the planning, scheduling, and execution of team and client meetings to ensure proper project tracking and timely resolution to action items and issues.
Reporting to stakeholder on status of milestones achievement, schedule and budget through preparation of project reports.
Ability to travel up to 50% by car and/or plane, may include weekend travel. Ability to travel internationally is required for some positions. Current valid driver’s license required.
Knowledge of RUS processes and procedures.
Knowledge of Network Engineering including voice, data and security principles.
Ability to effectively utilize Microsoft Applications (Project, Visio, Word, Excel, and Outlook)
Equivalent combination of education and experience accepted.
Five or more years of progressive project management experience.
Experience in Telecom Industry strongly desired.
Project management experience that includes client-facing project coordination.
Experience building collaborative environments, team cultures, and customer service mindset among project teams.
CHR Solutions - 18 months ago