Senior Project Manager I - Taguig City, NCR

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Primary Responsibilities:
  • Lead or help develop program or project scope statements, in consultation with applicable stakeholders (e.g. Program/Project Charter, Statement of Work, Business Vision Document)
  • Work with resource managers to drive the identification of the skills, duration and effort required for successful project execution
  • Collect, analyze and maintain financial forecast information (e.g. labor, hardware, software), using input from applicable sources
  • Establish/apply quality objectives, criteria, standards and levels using appropriate quality management methods, with stakeholder input (e.g. key performance indicators, scope definition)
  • Develop, communicate and implement program/project risk/issue management plans and strategies (e.g. mitigation, avoidance, transfer, acceptance)
  • Coordination and completion of projects across various functional areas. Typically, employees in this function are working towards or have achieved certification in project management
  • Provide subject matter expertise in areas including project scope definition, risk identification, project methodology, resource allocation, facilitation, and other areas of expertise based on established project management techniques
  • Make presentations to management on project updates, project cycle, and expected results
  • Ensure projects are completed on time and in scope. May manage vendor and service providers to define project scope and performance expectations
  • Comply with the terms and conditions of the employment contract, company policies and procedures, and any and all directives (such as, but not limited to, transfer and/or re-assignment to different work locations, change in teams and/or work shifts, policies in regards to flexibility of work benefits and/or work environment, alternative work arrangements, and other decisions that may arise due to the changing business environment). The Company may adopt, vary or rescind these policies and directives in its absolute discretion and without any limitation (implied or otherwise) on its ability to do so

This role will challenge your ability to work on complex projects where deadlines and scope shift frequently. You'll need flexibility, agility and the ability to adapt to change while maintaining strong relationships with stakeholders in a highly cross-matrixed environment.

Required Qualifications:
  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent work experience
  • Achieved certification in project management
  • 3+ years of project management experience using data and information to make business decisions
  • Proficiency with MS Project, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint and SharePoint

Preferred Qualification:
  • PMP Certification


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Job Keywords: Senior Project Manager I, Senior Project Manager, Sr Project Manager, Project Manager, Project Management, Certified Project Manager, PMP, Projects, Business, Data, MS Project, MS Excel, MS Visio, Taguig City, NCR, National Capital Region

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