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Req ID: 50002
Job Family: Finance/Accounting
Company is the global leader in innovative technology that leads the travel industry. We are always looking for bright and driven people who have a penchant for technology and want to hone their skills. If you are interested in challenging work, being part of a global team, and solving complex problems through technology, business intelligence and analytics, and Agile practices - then Company is right for you! It is our people who develop and deliver powerful solutions that meet the current and future needs for our airline, hotel, and travel agency customers.
Under limited supervision, the Project Manager is responsible for creating and maintaining project plans and engaging cross-functional teams to ensure successful implementations that support the company’s strategic objectives. Oversees the design, implementation and customer acceptance of equipment, enterprise software, systems integration and / or third party services. Provides extensive on-site day-to-day interaction and management of internal stakeholders and external partners and adapts work schedule to be available during normal business hours for the majority of those with whom collaboration is needed. May lead and direct the work of others. Ensures customer satisfaction by managing project schedules and deliverables that are on schedule and within budget. Manages the project from initiation through planning, delivery and closure using governance structures. Assembles risk mitigation plans for delayed deliverables and/or budget overruns and implements plans as approved by Steering Committee. Excellent written and verbal communications skills required to provide regular status updates to project team members, stakeholders, Executives and Steering Committee members.
Typically uses more project management skills than technical skills. Drives alignment and adherence to standards and direction set by the organization. Removes barriers that prevent efficient execution of projects.
Works with limited supervision
Recognized as expert by internal and external peers
Knowledge resource on multiple projects/initiatives across the company for a variety of internal/external customers
Skilled at managing multiple projects including technical, financial, operational and supply chain projects
Serves in a variety of roles such as team/customer advisor or project manager
Operates with broad latitude for unreviewed actions and decisions
Decisions have significant impact on project team, business or operating unit, budget, department and/or client
Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
Create project scope, objectives and governance processes, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
Build resource plans from cross-functional teams
Develop comprehensive project plans to monitor, track and report progress
Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule, project resources and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
Track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short and long-term goals using appropriate tools
Report and escalate to management as needed
Establish and maintain relationships with all stakeholders
Perform risk management to minimize project risks
Create and maintain comprehensive project and training documentation
Develop spreadsheets, diagrams and process maps to document needs
Possesses a collaborative, and relentless approach to process improvement and ability to work with all stakeholders to achieve best in class results
In-depth knowledge of supply chain management processes and tools
Strong analytical, organizational, time management and financial skills
Demonstrated experience as a solid negotiator and facilitator
Ability to contribute strategically to the broader needs and goals of the organization, as well as drive superior performance through hands-on, day-to-day management
Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
Must be self-motivated and fully aware of the implications of his/her actions
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Proficient with Microsoft Office suite or equivalent. Proficient with a project scheduling software.
Must be able to interface at appropriate management levels with moderate customer/supplier interface
Ability to promote highly ethical practice of the Procurement function
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Company is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals. EEO IS THE LAW
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