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|Senior Project Manager- Redmond||Posted: Jun 15, '12|
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DescriptionDescription: Work directly with business to drive a program from initiation through delivery. Provide daily support for managing delivery of project tasks, activities, milestones and resources. Develop, maintain, and manage project requirements, plans, timeline, issues, risks and challenges. Support business owners to drive a large program or multiple projects. Work closely with program/process owners to identify business change and drive the consensus necessary to adopt a manageable change strategy. Manage large programs and complex projects involving multiple parties/organizations with conflicting agendas and business priorities. Lead large, cross-organization project teams towards targeted and scheduled outcomes. Engage with executive leadership as necessary to communicate project objectives, strategy, tactics, and ongoing progress.
RequirementsRequirements: • Senior Project Management skills, including, but not limited to: • Identify project deliverables. • Create and maintain project schedules. • Establish and lead project meetings. • Track and maintain accountabilities for deliverables. • Effective written and verbal communications. • Excellent interpersonal skills. • Prepare and deliver project status reports. • Identify project risks and mitigations. Qualifications: • 8-12 years of project management experience, Master's degree preferred, PMI Certification required. • Knowledge/background in software industry products/services/applications, with in-depth knowledge of Microsoft's products/services/applications preferred. • Experience in Business Continuity and Risk Management in large organizations. • Must possess strong cross team/group/org collaboration skills; ability to foresee and analyze project risks, develop risk management plan and mitigate subsequent issues. • The ideal candidate will have high-powered analytical skills and the ability to understand concepts and situations that pass by many others • Specialized knowledge as defined by project/program required. • Must have excellent communication skills to all levels (including Executive level), experience working with external vendors, strong project management skills • Demonstrated success in adult learning and training principles/skills • Proficiency in Microsoft Office required • Microsoft Experience Preferred