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Project Lead - Global Operations

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Korn/Ferry International Dallas , TX 75201

Posted 2 months ago

About Us

At Korn Ferry, we grasp every opportunity to surprise others and ourselves by going beyond expectations to deliver a bit extra. We call it exceeding potential.

To inspire and excite people, teams, even entire organizations. To bring companies' strategies to life. To unite boardrooms and workforces.

To unlock potential, realize ambitions, and change lives. Together, we are smarter. Together we are stronger.

Together, we are more than.Korn Ferry is a global organizational consulting firm. We help clients synchronize strategy and talent to drive superior performance. We work with organizations to design their structures, roles, and responsibilities.

We help them hire the right people to bring their strategy to life. And we advise them on how to reward, develop, and motivate their people. Our 7,500 colleagues serve clients in more than 50 countries. We offer five core solutions.Organizational StrategyAssessment and SuccessionTalent AcquisitionLeadership DevelopmentRewards and BenefitsVisit kornferry.com for more information.

The Role

Korn Ferry is seeking a Project Lead, Global Operations. This role will be based either in our Dallas, Texas Korn Ferry office or on-site with our client located in Columbus, Indiana.

Note, there is some flexibility on work location dependent on the right candidate.This role will primarily focus on tracking all client project work on a global scale. Reporting in on progress, prioritization, ensuring deadlines are met etc. You will collaborate with hiring leaders on a global scale and are expected to communicate directly and effectively.

In many instances' calls can be "after-hours" and you would be expected to be available, albeit remotely from home, to be on those calls. This role will report to the client Global Project Director and report in on all initiatives and their ultimate success.

Key Accountabilities

  • Develop a tool-set, meeting and reporting rhythms to help account leadership find and agree on priorities, focus energies, track progress and complete projects. Develop training and support systems to help all user's 'self-support' as often as possible.

    Develop relationships and track with account leaders and COE's to drive efficiencies, focus and coordination across work streams. Work across Korn Ferry account leadership and client global leadership and Functional Excellence Project Managers, and the larger Korn Ferry family to ensure alignment and tracking against all work streams. Work Streams include projects related to training, sourcing, governance, operationalizing new ideas from the customer or project team, Continuous Improvement efforts, etc.

    Develop "PMO Ambassadors" (Project Management Office) on each regional account team to help drive coverage "across the clock" and ensure local accountability for deliverables. Help develop tools and communications to ensure visibility of these programs to all leadership for tracking purposes.Some of the work is admin (coordination, scheduling, reports); some of it is creativity and ideation; some is project management; a bit of all things.

Skills & Experience

  • 6+ years of project management experience on a global level. 6+ years of client facing experience interacting with client leaders throughout the process.6+ years of strong Microsoft Office experience."Microsoft Planner" experience a huge plus. Engineering and Manufacturing familiarity a plus.Strong work ethic and organizational skills a must.Bachelor's degree required

Korn Ferry is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Other

Korn Ferry is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.



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Project Lead - Global Operations

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