Location: Burlington, Massachusetts, USA
Requisition Number: 214504

Project Manager

Job Summary

The Project Manager will facilitate and lead strategic initiatives for a defined customer (internal or external) or user. Provide management and guidance to multi-functional project teams. Manage and enhance customer relationships. Provide full accountability for project schedules, project management and performance requirements for enterprise level projects.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  • Responsible for ensuring all of the project requirements and/or objectives are correctly gathered, understood and properly translated for execution
  • Build team(s) to address the project goals and objectives
  • Collaborate with customer (internal or external) from requirements gathering through product acceptance/ approval
  • Align the project team to customer needs by establishing milestones, goals, and objectives based on input from all functional areas and stakeholders within the project
  • Review project schedules with functional project managers and project coordinators allocated to projects
  • Provide guidance and motivation to project teams to successfully achieve project goal and corporate initiatives
  • Communicate project objectives in terms of overall strategic business objectives
  • Serve as interface with customers, vendors, stakeholders and project sponsor(s)
  • Manage development of project plans with focus on achievement of project goals and corporate initiatives, including project specific Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) or metrics
  • Responsible for recognizing project's Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and manage the work within scope, quality, time and cost constraints
  • Drive project to completion in accordance with the project schedule
  • Coordinate the efforts of the team to develop an integrated project plan and risk analysis with action plans to mitigate the risks
  • Management of Resource capacity and time tracking allocated to the project
  • Participates in the financial management and analysis of costs for projects, including Capital Expenditures Requests (CER’s) travel, training, resources allocation and other project related costs
  • Accountable for overall project success - including cost, schedule, quality, and scope management
  • Report project status, issues and implemented solutions as well as evaluations and assessments of the results
  • Provide leaders with updates, including greatest opportunities for improvement
  • Recognize potential problem areas against the plan and identify and implement alternative solutions
  • Identify best cost solutions to reduce cost by streamlining processes and systems (i.e. modification of responsibilities or consolidation of tasks, elimination of non-value added processes, or complete re-engineering of processes and systems)
  • Provide key stakeholders with regular project performance status, variances to plan, and identification of corrective actions (if required)
  • Drive continuous improvement through trend reporting analysis and metrics management
  • Demonstrate a commitment to customer service; anticipate, meet and exceed expectations by solving problems quickly and effectively, making customer issues a priority
  • Drive relevant, concise and effective communication through a variety of mediums
  • Comply and follow all procedures within the company security policy
  • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned
Education & Experience Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree required ( Engineering or related field)
  • PMP certified professional is desirable
  • Minimum 2 years work-related experience required in a supervisory/management role and
  • Minimum 5 years project management experience or related discipline
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience