Location: San Diego, CA Description: Our client is currently seeking a CORPORATE PROGRAMS PROJECT COORDINATOR (NON-TECHNI
You will be responsible to handle professional services, product development or infrastructure projects. This could include project management of business process transformation, business process redesign or re-engineering, business performance improvement, corporate compliance, risk management, governance, sourcing advisory, software development lifecycle or technology implementation or transformation.
Job Responsibilities :
Ensure predictable, consistent, and successful project delivery
Provide a holistic view of the overall project to the organization and all stakeholders
Exhibit proactive behavior by engaging in project planning activities, including but not limited to: Defining the overall scope of the project; Creating and maintaining a consolidated timeline/schedule highlighting the major milestones and associated dates for project activities; Identifying and communicating project dependencies and impacts; Putting mechanisms in place to ensure on-going control of the project (E.g., Kick off meeting, overall Project Management Approach, Communication Plan, Risk Management, Issues Management, Change Control, etc.)
Ensure success criteria defined upfront to promote alignment and actively manage to expected project outcomes
Keep all stakeholders (internal & external) engaged in the project, aligned on expected outcomes and informed about what is occurring throughout project
Proactively communicate the project's progress on an on-going basis, ensuring transparency throughout project lifecycle. Provide leadership and key stakeholders with the information and venues to make effective, timely decisions
Knowledgeable about how the organizations work; knows how to get things done through formal channels and the informal network. Understands the culture of organizations.
Preferred Qualifications :
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience; advanced degree preferred.
Minimum 3 years of business experience managing projects which require multi-department collaboration
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus
Proven experience in project management
Demonstrated skills in problem solving and analysis
Ability to lead project teams of various sizes and see them through to completion
Ability to manage time effectively with minimal supervision
Strong understanding of formal project management methodologies
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment in computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow 11 percent from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations. These occupations are projected to add about 531,200 new jobs. Demand for these workers will stem from greater emphasis on cloud computing, the collection and storage of big data, and information security.
According to BLS, the median annual wage for computer and information technology occupations was $91,250 in May 2020, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations of $41,950.