Aon is looking for a IT Project Manager, Platform Services
As part of an industry-leading team, you will help empower results for our clients by delivering innovative and effective solutions supporting risk, in Lincolnshire or Chicago, IL.
Your impact as a Project Manager, Platform Services
The IT Project Manager, Platform Services is responsible for overall project management activities for medium to large sized projects with low to medium complexity, scope, and financial impact. Responsible for ensuring project is delivered on time, within budget, and meeting project success criteria. Develops and maintains project charter, project plans, dependency management plans, change management plans, issue/risk mitigation plans, and other project management deliverables. Responsible for submitting agendas/minutes, setting timelines, monitoring task progress, budget tracking, resource allocation, scope management, risk assessment, issue management and Get-To-Green action plans. Escalates issues to leadership as needed. Provides recurring project status reports to leadership and key stakeholders.
Manages medium to large-sized projects with low to medium complexity, scope, and/or financial impact.
Responsible for use of applicable Project Management methodologies.
Accountable for management of stakeholders engagement, project governance, project financials, resource allocations, issues, risks, and escalations.
Develops and Manages project plans, deliverables, and status reporting to stakeholders.
Defines and manages execution of project activities by identified responsible parties in consultation with aligned SMEs.
Develops and manages relationships with project technical teams and key business stakeholders.
Conducts post project review, stakeholder satisfaction surveys, and shares learnings across key business stakeholders.
Mentors and/or coaches team members.
You Bring Knowledge and Expertise
Knowledge of MS Enterprise Project Management (EPM), MS Power BI, MS SharePoint, Workday, Coupa and MS Office - advanced functions.
Certified PMI Project Management Professional (PMP).
Strong analytical and verbal/written communication skills.
Advanced influencing and stakeholder engagement capabilities.
Comprehensive understanding of PMI PMBoK, Agile Methodology, and Digital Transformation project management principles and application against client-facing projects.
Familiarity with Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Infrastructure Deployment (ITIL) services and practices.
Solid foundation in IT Platforms (Data Center, LAN/WAN Networks, M&A, Servers, PCs, Mobile, Cloud, Telecom, Analytics) deployment and computer science principles and practices.
Strong knowledge of project management methodologies and tools.
Ability to deliver projects on time, within budget, with quality results and on business case.
Strong executive leadership, verbal and written communication skills.
Demonstrates and models behaviors described in the Aon Leadership Model.
We offer you
A competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.
Our Colleague Experience:
From helping clients gain access to capital after natural disasters, to creating access to health care and retirement for millions, Aon colleagues empower results for our clients, communities, and each other every day. They make a difference, work with the best, own their potential, and value one another. This is the Aon Colleague Experience, defining what it means to work at Aon and realizing our vision of empowering human and economic possibility. To learn more visit Aon Colleague Experience.
Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.
By applying for a position with Aon, you understand that, should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your undergoing and successfully completing a background check consistent with Aon's employment policies. Background checks may include some or all of the following based on the nature of the position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, credit check, and/or drug test. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.
Aon provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran, marital, or domestic partner status. Aon is committed to a diverse workforce and is an affirmative action employer.
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
Job number: 2449941
Category: Information Technology
Location: United States, IL, Lincolnshire