Sportsengine Minneapolis , MN 55415
SportsEngine has an exciting opportunity for an Enterprise Project Manager (EPM). The EPM is responsible for the delivery of enterprise-level projects with proven success. The EPM will work with our top tier customers through the planning, construction, testing and deployment phases, while also managing project schedules, defining, assessing and securing requirements and deliverables, tracking issues, and managing risks to ensure on time delivery within scope. The EPM will drive project meetings, both internal and external, and will assist in making decisions regarding technical approaches, scheduling, and performance with our Creative, Development and Product Management teams.
The experienced EPM will need to use a blend of traditional project management principles and practices with an Agile approach to lead the project execution. Effective communication of project status and managing expectations is crucial in this role.
Each day, hundreds of thousands of volunteer coaches, directors, and managers positively impact the lives of millions of athletes through Sports. In addition to teaching them about their sports, they also impact their lives by teaching them lifelong values of working hard, being honorable, and treating each other like family.
At SportsEngine, our mission is to help make these volunteer's lives easier by building world-class technology solutions to help them spend less time running their organization and more time putting smiles on the faces of these athletes. To us, they are heroes.
We're looking for people who not only believe in our mission, but have a passion for craftsmanship. We're one of Minnesota's Top 100 Companies to Work For, provide only the best facilities and equipment, offer competitive pay, great benefits, and the opportunity to go home each night knowing you truly made a difference in the lives of heroes.
Manage the delivery of all assigned projects in accordance with the terms and specifications of the executed agreements
Be the voice of the project delivery team.
Work collaboratively with assigned SE creative, technical and development resources
Ability to manage, prioritize and balance the demands of multiple projects initiatives
Establish clear ownership for project tasks, ensure that team members have the tools needed, and provide timely feedback
Track progress and review project tasks to make certain milestones and deadlines are met appropriately
Proactively communicate project status, and escalate risk and issues to all internal and external stakeholders
Effectively track profit and loss (P&L) of each project
Conduct regular status meetings with customers, keeping the customer's needs and requirements continuously in view
Qualifications and Experience:
Solid understanding of project management methodologies, principles and best practices, with 1+ years of Project Management experience highly desired
Prior experience with enterprise-level application deployment projects highly desired
Proven experience in balancing multiple, dynamic relationships and work streams, with a demonstrated ability to successfully prioritize and manage
Balanced business/technical background with strong technical aptitude to effectively communicate solutions and strategy with our cross-functional teams
Ability to be and hold others accountable to commitments made in a matrixed role
Strong interpersonal skills including strength in collaboration, consultation and building trust and credibility with involved parties
Strong analytical, planning, and organizational skills
Strong knowledge and understanding of business needs with the ability to establish/maintain high level of team trust and confidence
Equal Employment Opportunity
SportsEngine is committed to equal employment and advancement opportunity for all employees and candidates for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religious creed, gender, physical or mental disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, age or marital status in accordance with the applicable laws and regulations.