Cross Country Home Services is looking for a Project Manager to assist with implementation of new pilot program for installation and servicing programs using new products and 3rd Party service providers. The Project Manager will be dealing with internal and external employees and partners, many of whom may not be Cross Country Home Services employees.
Summary of Responsibilities
Establish, maintains, and manages project work plan, utilizing Microsoft project; monitors, reviews, and evaluates progress
Assist business owners to define project scope and requirements
Define actions/owners/deliverables clearly to meet product/project dates and cost budgets.
Coordinate with external vendor relationships as related to project scope.
Manage ongoing meetings with internal and external personnel.
Record meetings & discussions, providing meeting summaries and action plans.
Identify issues, risks, dependencies, and other potential collisions that may impact or delay project schedule
Participate in project budget planning and development, tracking cost and budget performance.
Coordinate Project Team meetings, maintains ownership of team-wide communication, and coordinates status determination; acts as a resource person by performing research, analyzing information, providing documentation, and preparing reports
Verifies and analyzes the accuracy of all data and information used or generated by project; resolves any discrepancies or problems
Track project deliverables using appropriate tools, and constantly monitor and present reports on project progress, quality assurance, problems and solutions to all stakeholders.
Coordinates and attends meetings; establishes and maintains internal and external contacts as necessary
Prepares records of project activities; oversees and ensures the timely processing in and the delivery of required materials
Ability to challenge others to meet schedules and commitments and elevate to management when individuals are not meeting requirements.
Follow on with the project after product/services launch to monitor and improve processes, preparing for possible commercial large scale deployment
Other duties as assigned
4 Year College Degree in a related area
Knowledge of project planning methodologies through entire life cycle
Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Project
PMP certification desirable
Interpersonal skills in influencing others, gaining consensus, and resolving issues
Strong communication skills, written and verbal
Understanding of Project Management best practices
Excellent planning and organizational skills
Excellent problem solving skills
Limited travel (approximately 10%) within the United States and possible travel outside United States. Therefore must have valid passport.
Ability to accurately review and complete detail oriented information and projects
Ability to conceptualize and organize project planning process
Ability to take responsibility and function under minimal supervision
Ability to work with wide range of people
$60,000 to $70,000
Cross Country Home Services, Inc.