Project Manager III in Cupertino, CA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

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Job #:  998089
Apex Systems currently has a 5 month contract opening for a PMO Project Manager. Our client is looking for someone to manage and lead highly complex, strategic, and sometimes global projects for Retail People.
If interested, please send the most up to date copy of your resume to Amber Bayton –
 Title: PMO Project Manger 
Location: Santa Clara Valley, CA
Contract Duration: 5 months 
Who You Are:
The Project Manager within People’s Strategy team you will deliver Project Management methodologies and expertise within Retail People, especially in its ongoing collaboration with the wider Retail organization.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Deep expertise and skills in global strategic project management
  • Accountable for the culture of PM, and advocating PM fundamentals across the organization
  • Plan and partner on the execution of Retail People related projects, including execution of strategic projects originated by RPLT
  • Key partner and role model to Functional PMs and Corporate People Team
  • Deliver end-to-end PM processes autonomously, including planning and allocating resources, as well as risk, time, budget, and quality management, working across teams, monitoring and reporting, documentation, and record keeping
  • Lead critical initiatives on behalf of Retail People, such as FY Priorities alongside long-term strategic programs over multiple years
  • Execute on new strategic projects within Retail People, where multiple People functions are affected
  • Lean into expert relational skills and managing of the work between stakeholders, partners, and leadership, to ensure key deliverables are met on time and to budget
  • Collaborate with team and business partners (both live and virtual) globally to accomplish objectives across varied and different international conditions
  • Gather and analyze quantitative and qualitative data (leverage root cause identification measures) to ensure the right work is being engaged
  • Develop and maintain project charters, project plans, and governance structures
  • Escalate issues about the project to management when necessary and advocate for responsible solutions to project problems
  • Listen and create a collaborative environment across many different disciplines with varying degrees of functional experience;

Key Qualifications:
  • 5+ years Project Management experience
  • Proven success effectively implementing People programs, initiatives, tools, and processes
  • Project Management certification ideal

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
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