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Project Manager- PMO in San Antonio, TX at Genesys Talent LLC

Date Posted: 3/5/2019

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Through our partnership with Icon, we are seeking a Project Manager in San Antonio, TX 78205. This is a 12-month contract role with the possibility of extension paying $68-$72/hour. This is a Project Manager with PMO experience working for the largest utilities company in the US. This is an executive type with strong communication, portfolio management and some change management. PMP would be a plus or even Business Resource Management (BRM).
Job Description:
  • Senior Project Manager leads and manages multiple complex, highly visible projects across the enterprise. 
  • Provides leadership and has accountability for execution of several concurrent projects within the portfolio. 
  • This position is responsible for establishing and improving the business processes, methods, tools, and metrics necessary to drive consistent project delivery excellence. 
  • The Senior Project Manager collaborates with business partners across the Company to build relationships necessary to drive excellence and value delivery in execution. 
  • This position plays a significant role in mastering cross-functional collaboration and defining tangible business outcomes. 
  • This role is responsible for timely and effective written and verbal communications within the project and across stakeholder groups. 
  • This role reports to the Director of Program Management as part of the Office of the CIO. 
  • Accountable for the leadership, planning, and execution of large and complex projects and programs with success identified as on time, on budget and defined value delivered. 
  • Accountable for the financial management of assigned projects, including but not limited to forecasting, accrual, reporting, and variance analysis. 
  • Accountable for timely and effective communication within the project team and across stakeholder groups. 
  • Accountable for supporting the results of a portfolio sequencing process and establish effective resource demand and capacity management to ensure resources are effectively deployed. Partners with the portfolio management function to ensure there is clear direction and execution of processes required to approve and prioritize portfolio and project demand. 
  • Accountable for managing and reporting on the projects in all stages across the portfolio.
  • Accountable for leveraging and improving the necessary tools and practices for visibility and transparency for portfolios and projects. 
  • Accountable for mentoring other project managers in the organization. 
  • Performance Management, Methodology, and Continuous Improvement - Effectively defines and deploys world-class 
  • Project Management practices and tools for project prioritization, planning and execution.
  • Provides overall Project governance and oversight to ensure compliance to standards and to drive excellent execution. 
  • Develops Key Performance Indicators (KPI)/metrics, standard Service Level Agreements (SLAs), 
  • Project Management Service Catalog and reporting mechanisms. 
  • Coaches/mentors Project Managers to achieve and improve results. 
  • Actively seek ways to apply advanced techniques and technology to processes providing information on technical trends, reporting and automation. 
  • Demonstrated ability to learn, follow, and propose improvements to the Project
  • Management Methodology for CPS Energy. 
  • Demonstrated ability to learn, communicate, follow, and direct others through the
  • Portfolio Stage and Gate process. This includes the ability to produce qualified business cases and project plans from start to finish

Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution; or similar level of analytical capability gained through demonstrated success in a related position. 
  • Experience managing highly complex projects and programs across multiple industries. 
  • Significant successful leadership experience, including leading projects, programs, people, and possibly departments. 
  • Proven exceptional ability to prepare executive-level material and present at the executive level. Extensive experience partnering with Executives to define and deliver value to the organization. 
  • Extensive experience driving workshops, focus groups, and work sessions. 
  • Exceptional skills at producing qualified business cases. Strong Financial acumen and experience in developing financial models. 

Preferred:
  • Preferred Qualifications: Advanced degree in an appropriate discipline. 
  • Professional Certification, such as PMI, BRMI. 
  • Portfolio Management Experience. 
  • Demonstrated organizational design, data analysis, business planning, negotiation, problem-solving, critical thinking skills. Strategic vendor management. 
  • Experience in Utility industry. 
  • Consulting experience or multidisciplinary experience.

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