Principal Project Manager

ADP (Automatic Data Processing)   •  

Florence, SC

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance

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5 - 7 years

Posted 62 days ago

This job is no longer available.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Requires depth and/or breadth of expertise in Program Management. Ability to manage multiple programs across functions and/or products simultaneously
  • Interprets internal/external business challenges and recommends best practices to improve products, processes or services
  • May lead functional teams or projects with moderate resource requirements, risk and/or complexity, providing indirect supervisory influence to team members. Works independently, with guidance in only the most complex situations
  • Leads others to solve complex problems; uses sophisticated analytical thought to exercise judgement and identify innovative solutions
  • Impacts the achievement of client, operational, program, project or service work objectives
  • Communicates difficult concepts and negotiates with others to adopt a different point of view.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, IS or related field, advanced degree or specialized training in related field preferred
  • At least 6 years of directly related experience
  • Successful experience as a project/program manager assigned to large, complex projects
  • Good communication skills; requires in-depth knowledge and experience in managing diverse programs.
  • Is recognized as an expert in own area within the organization.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Preference will be given to candidates who have the following:

  • General management experience with budgetary and human resource responsibilities
  • Extensive experience in the conceptualization, design, development, and application of project management methodology
  • Extensive experienceworking with clients in the delivery of business and management consulting services
  • Proven ability to build and maintain relationships with individuals at all levels.
  • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to quickly and objectively assess project management needs
  • Excellent understanding of industry trends and new developments in project management
  • Experience managing large, complex, multi-year projects
  • Ability to assess architecture and design recommendations
  • Proven track record of maintaining effective client relationships.
  • Must be able to work well under pressure and have a high tolerance for stress.

Req Number: 166546