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Project Manager

Swickard Auto Group
Las Vegas, Nevada 89144

At Swickard, we’re passionate about vehicles, and committed to providing 100% customer support and satisfaction – that’s where you come in!

Each member of our team is dedicated to providing a superior experience, whether over the phone, face to face, or in a supportive role. Our customers are the reason we’re here. We want to be their favorite place to purchase or lease a vehicle, and we want to be your favorite place to work! If you understand hospitality and are committed to the customer experience we’d like to talk to you! Swickard is changing the way auto dealerships operate and revolutionizing the world of service after the sale. Our culture is transforming the retail automotive industry – and our team just continues to grow!

We’re already in the Top 100 of companies in automotive retail – come find out why!

The Project Manager is a crucial role responsible for leading all aspects of a large-scale project portfolio within F&I, Digital Retail and Loyalty Programs. This position manages all aspects of assigned projects from conception through implementation, ensuring projects meet agreed upon scope and achieve the desired business outcomes.

The ideal candidate has a degree or certification in Project Management and/or Business Administration and at least three years of relevant experience in a position of similar responsibility. They must be detail-oriented, an excellent communicator, a problem-solver, be collaborative, and able to work on several projects in parallel. Being proficient with project management software and Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, and Outlook) is also necessary.

Responsibilities:

  • Leads the planning, monitoring, execution, and successful completion of all projects in the portfolio – on time, on budget, on quality, and on scope
  • Ensures that projects are planned and executed in a manner consistent with company strategy, commitments, goals and standards
  • Collaborates with all teams in developing project plans and gathers project status efficiently by “walking around”; leads forward looking, action-oriented status meetings
  • Collaborates with key stakeholders
  • Directs project work through indirect reports in Executive & Dealer Management, Sales, Finance, IT & Training
  • Conducts project risk assessments to identify risks such as cost, scope, and timeline; develops mitigation plans to reduce or eliminate these risks
  • Prepares and delivers project status reports to the Senior Leadership team

Qualifications:

  • BS/BA in related discipline (Masters’ degree / PMP Certification) OR an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
  • Five years of experience in the related field is preferred
  • Project management certification
  • Proven experience in people management
  • Demonstrated experience gathering requirements and facilitating requirements- gathering-sessions is necessary
  • Experience in automotive industry is preferred
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Ability to build strong cross-functional relationships
  • Strong business acumen
  • Ability to appropriately evaluate both qualitative and quantitative information to arrive at the right decision
  • Expertise at anticipating and solving complex problems
  • Ability to quickly acquire technical knowledge from documentation and on the job training

**This role will require travel up to %75 of the time**

Swickard offers a competitive package - salary and benefits - including but not limited to medical, dental, vision, life and pet insurance, optional disability coverage, paid holidays and vacation time and a 401K plan.

Come join us - be part of an amazing culture that’s transforming the way customers feel about buying or leasing their next vehicle. You’ll be working alongside other talented individuals with the same vision and commitment – together we’ll drive toward a shared goal of giving our customers an exceptional experience. And at Swickard, as an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, we ensure everyone is welcome and provided an environment to be successful and included. 

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Posted: 2021-09-08 Expires: 2021-10-23

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