Senior Project Manager (81589)
in Morrisville, North Carolina
NWN is recognized as a leading national Cisco partner and a leader in the IT services industry. NWN holds many awards and elite certifications from Cisco, AWS, HP Inc., HPE, VMWare, NetApp, Dell-EMC, and Microsoft. With over 500 employees across the U.S. the company is on a fast track to even greater success. If you're a top performer looking for a new opportunity we want to talk to you!
NWN is looking for a Senior Project Manager to join our Converged Infrastructure team in Morrisville, NC. This is a full time position with full benefits.
The NWN Senior Project Manager (SPM) is responsible for managing all IT based business solutions projects sold to medium and large accounts in the Enterprise, Commercial, State and Local, and K-12 verticals.
The scope of essential job responsibilities includes but is not limited to:
Manage a project portfolio of 10 15 projects; maintaining 60% chargeability.
Responsible for driving project and portfolio success: Maintaining high customer satisfaction while keeping projects on schedule and within budget.
Direct and coordinate all activities of project personnel and shared corporate resources to ensure projects progress on schedule and within budget.
Follow the NWN Project Management delivery methodology including but not limited to:
Facilitate project kickoff meetings.
Develop and maintain detailed project plans.
Monitor, measure, and report on project progress to management and clients.
Coordinate development and approval of the business and technical requirements documentation, client deliverables, and project artifacts.
Managing risk and change in scope via Project PCR.
Conduct Post Project Reviews and formal closure all engagements.
The scope of additional job responsibilities includes but is not limited to:
Understand and articulate all NWN service offerings and capabilities.
Represent NWN with contractors, suppliers, customers, departments, and other parties as required.
The successful candidate for this position will meet these minimum requirements:
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience.
PMP Certification preferred.
Infrastructure (Data Center, Networking, Security, Wireless) Project Management Experience Preferred.
Business Analyst type experience candidate with the ability to collect and develop business and technical requirements.
8+ years of experience with IT project management experience.
8+ years of experience developing project plans including a project plan that includes the charter, scope, project mgmt approach, mgmt plans, statement of work, cost estimates, schedule.
8+ years of experience working with cross-functional teams and staff of all levels.
Knowledge of project management best practices (PMBOK traditionally).
Advanced level experience (reorganizing large or complex projects into master and subprojects, optimizing resource assignments across projects, tracking schedules for completeness and budget on complex, connecting project managers, teams and data across the organization) with management tool, such as MS Project or Excel.
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple competing priorities.
Excellent problem solving and negotiation skills.
Able to provide their own transportation and travel between offices.
Exceptional client facing communications and presentation skills.
Local travel to client offices.
After hours support of scheduled after hours client implementation activities.