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IT Project Manager

Job Description

Management of Project Budgets, multiple projects or small programs. Responsible for full life-cycle of projects from initiation to completion.  Apply IT project management methodology and appropriate project management framework for all projects using established project standards.  Develop requests for proposal (RFPs).  Successfully initiate, plan, execute and close all project deliverables as committed.

 

Responsible for managing the overall planning, execution and delivery of projects including:

  • - Defining the project charter, roles, tasks, milestones, budgets and measures of success

  • - Developing project estimates and plans to manage the end-to end project execution

  • - Ensuring client requirements are captured accurately and completely

  • - Creating and maintaining project documentation

  • - Facilitating day-to-day coordination while adhering to standards and sponsor expectations

  • - Acting as the link between the assigned project resources and key stakeholders

  • - Ensuring project closure including completion of lessons learned and required documentation

  • - Use disciplined project management methodology to define scope, develop project plan, and execute projects that adhere to guidelines and deliver within cost and schedule

  • - Strong cross-business unit/IT communication, influence and negotiation required

     

    Responsible for tracking project status and managing project issues and risks including:

  • - Monitoring projects on an ongoing basis, evaluating progress/quality, managing issue resolution

  • - Managing the process to assess gaps and develop action plans to address these gap

  • -Monitoring financial delivery and issue management processes, and escalating issues

  • - Promoting and monitoring compliance activities with audit and information policies

  • - Develop robust project risk management plans to ensure timely delivery, testing and commissioning of all projects with no impact to business continuity

  • Your Qualifications

    • Bachelor's degree required; Advance degree in IT related field or MBA preferred 

    • Project Management Accreditation (APMP, PMI, Prince 2 or equivalent preferred.)

    • 5-8 Years of Project Management experience in a large multi-unit organization required  

    • 3-5 years supervisory experience overseeing large scale projects, global teams, project managers, application leads

    • Advanced project management skills.  Knowledge of project management vocabulary and terminology.  Mastery of project domain

    • Strong communication, negotiation, analytic, and critical thinking skills.  Ability to work collaboratively

    • Excellent facilitation and presentation skills.  Cultural adaptability.  Virtual and remote team management ability.  Entrepreneurial and innovative spirit.  Flexible and responsive to input

    • Demonstrate extensive knowledge and experience in the specific skills suited to the role

    • Requires national and international travel on a project basis

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    Published: 07/02/2018
    Job Field: Information Systems
    Location:
    REQ. NO.: 18002187
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    Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI)

    Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) is the global leader in automotive interiors. Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is redefining how people relax, work and play in their vehicle interiors – today and decades from now. Headquartered in Shanghai, the company has approximately 110 manufacturing plants and technical centers in 18 countries and more than 33,000 employees globally. They design, develop and manufacture automotive interior components for all automakers. LEARN MORE

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