Project Manager in Short Hills, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 7/23/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    7/23/2019
  • Job ID:
    188369
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    512-748-7239

Job Description

Project Manager - Individual to project manage P2D, a multi-faceted program including market/customer engagement, data processing and analysis, data & technical development, and partner management. It will have multiple strands and dependencies and a team size of up to 35 people at its largest point. Will report to Business Lead.

Key activities:

  • Create a plan encompassing activities and resources and timing of deliverables
  • Set up and manage project governance
  • Track project performance, specifically to analyse the successful completion of short- and long-term goals
  • Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis
  • Identify and manage risks to the plan
  • Identify and help mitigate upcoming project blockers and allow management of them before they occur
  • Identify and manage dependencies

Desired profile:

  • Pro-active individual who will immerse themselves in the project and its vision and goals – a passive note-take is not required
  • Happy taking ownership of progress, of challenging assumptions, resolving conflicts, and chasing up agreed deliverables
  • Clear communicator
  • At least 5 years of project management in a corporate environment delivering cross-functional, cross-team projects

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer