1+ months

Manager, North American Project Management Office

Job Responsibilities:\u0026nbsp; \u0026nbsp;

1.\u0026nbsp; \u0026nbsp; Develops and establishes the role of the North American PMO, creating a center of excellence within the organization.

2.\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp; Drives the development and implementation of standards and business aligned tools for the PMO that support the delivery of complex projects.

3.\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp; Owns and supports Project Management Training for the organization and works with National/Regional leaders on delivery.

4.\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp; Empowers the PMO to identify project risks and develop/implement strategies to minimize these risks.

5.\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp; Oversees PMO colleagues and monitors resource requirements for the PMO. Works with leadership on resource plans ensuring resources are utilized and efficient and recovered against active project work.

6.\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp; Ensures the PMO proactively engages with business leaders to ensure visibility of pipeline project work.

7.\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp; Proactively engages PMO resources in the support of local / strategic teams in early initiation of project risk mitigation.

8.\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp; Maintains communication lines at national, regional, and local level on supported projects

9.\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp; Regularly evaluates the PMO processes and project practices to ensure they remain current and efficient

10.\u0026nbsp; Ensures all PMO policies are followed and understood by providing clear direction, communication and monitoring compliance with policies and standards.

11.\u0026nbsp; Oversees the implementation of project reviews by the PMO, based on risk factors.

12.\u0026nbsp; Ensures the PMO team translates the needs of strategic initiatives into project delivery plans and supports the training and implementation to internal stakeholders.

13.\u0026nbsp; Proactively communicate project updates to relevant stakeholders.

14.\u0026nbsp; Ensures the PMO acts as our customers best service provider.

15.\u0026nbsp; Engages in the proposal response process as required to ensure compliance and accuracy in the proposed project delivery plan.

16.\u0026nbsp; Coaches, mentors, develops, and leads a team of high performing Project Managers.

17.\u0026nbsp; Promotes and adheres to applicable health and safety legislation and Convergint safety policies.

18.\u0026nbsp; Acts as an ambassador of the Company internally and externally.

19.\u0026nbsp; Performs other duties and responsibilities as requested or required.

Job Skills Requirements:\u0026nbsp;

  • Strategic thinker with the ability to manage multiple goals and deadlines.
  • Team Leadership with the ability to coach and effectively transfer expertise to others.
  • Negotiation and problem resolution skills.
  • Communicates effectively with stakeholders to understand business strategy and how it can apply to specific initiatives and customer requirements.
  • Experience adapting and responding effectively to changes in situation or information whilst maintaining focused on the solution.
  • Ability to influence others using advanced written, verbal and presentation skills.
  • Strong financial acumen.

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  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-10-21 Expires: 2021-12-21

Convergint is a global, service-based systems integrator whose top priority is service in every way – service to customers, colleagues, and community. Delivering value through unparalleled customer service and operational excellence has been foundational at Convergint. Our promise, and our number one objective, is to be our customers’ best service provider. 

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