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IT Project Manager

United States - MI - HollandUnited States - MI - Novi

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 a 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: 07/06/2018
Job Field: Information Systems
Location: United States - MI - HollandUnited States - MI - Novi
REQ. NO.: 18002052
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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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