Senior Project Manager - Special Projects in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/16/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/16/2020

Job Description

The Special Projects PM will be responsible for establishing structure, driving results, and reporting status on non-traditional programs (ex. Mergers/Acquisitions/Divestitures, Real Estate Planning, Covid Planning etc.). Candidate will produce weekly consolidated status across multiple key initiatives while managing issues, risks to ensure successful and on-time program delivery. You will work in coordination with the team leads and team members to successfully manage and complete program deliverables. 

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities:

  •  Liaise with Steering committees, Senior Executives, VPs, Directors, program sponsors and strategic partners 
  • Ensure program delivery is aligned to and directly supports the achievement of client’s strategic objectives 
  • Communicate status reporting to leadership (program milestones, deliverable, dependencies, risks and issues). 
  • Establish frameworks and structure in any situation that lacks organization.  
  • Participate in establishing practices, templates, policies, tools and partnerships to expend and mature these capabilities for the organization 
  • Manage the day-to-day program activities and resources, and chair team meetings. 
  • Act as an advocate for Tech Transformation in applying methodology, processes and tools for adopting best practices for Program delivery 

Requirements:

  • 8+ years of demonstrated experience managing a portfolio of complex initiatives that spans multiple lines of business.? 
  • Demonstrated ability to manage all aspects of multiple related projects to ensure the overall program is aligned to and directly supports business & IT strategic objectives. 
  • 8+ years of strong Program Delivery experience  
  • 5+ strong Excel skills (analytics, pivot tables, formulas, etc) 
  • IT consulting experience with a Big 4 or Major Consulting firm required (ie: Deloitte, KPMG, Accenture, etc) 
  • Merger and Acquisition (M&A) experience
  • Proven success in establishing structure and governance around complex multifaceted initiatives. 
  • Possess strong leadership, diplomatic and motivational skills including the ability to lead up, across, and down multiple business and technology organizations. 
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment demonstrating teamwork, innovation and excellence. 
  • Build and maintain relationships by engaging business leaders to establish credibility, solve problems, build consensus and achieve objectives. 
  • Excellent leadership, communication (written, verbal, and presentation) and interpersonal skills. 
  • Self-motivated, decisive, with the ability to adapt to change and competing demands. 
  • Tools: MS Project, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint 

Job ID: 346839

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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