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Sr. Program Manager, Property Management in Deerfield, IL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/16/2019

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Job Description

Job #:  960702

Candidate Profile: 
- Bachelor’s Degree, at least 10 years of project management experience and at least 2 years of program management experience 
- Extensive experience developing project plan including the charter, scope, project management approach, management plans, financial forecast and schedule 
- Extensive experience in working with cross-functional teams and staff of all levels 
- Experience managing program budgets of at least $5M 
- Strong communication, presentation and organization skills 
- Strong and effective team leadership skills 
- Solid problem solving and analysis skills 
- Advanced skills in Microsoft Project, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio 
- PMP certification preferred 
- Experience with multiple project management methodologies, including Agile, Waterfall, etc. 
- Experience in establishing and managing Project Management Office for programs 
- BS in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent experience is preferred 
General Work Description: 
- Manages complex strategic programs to achieve key business objective goals. 
- Creates, monitors, and updates program plan.  Helps establish work plan and assists with the staffing for programs. 
- Establishes and maintains comprehensive program communication plan across program teams. 
- Provides management and strategic direction to cross-functional program teams. 
- Accountable for managing program scope, budget and schedule. 
- Manage prioritization of projects within the program. Ensuring that each project achieves its overall benefits. 
- Resolved resource escalations between projects with resource conflict, and determine the best use of resources based on the priority of projects. 
- Deep financial acumen including managing the program progress based on the financials provided and financial forecast of progress 
- Analyze the program financials to provide the key messages and risks.
- As problems arise, ability to deep dive into issue resolutions 
- Reviews and may provide input into the program scope definition 
- Coordinates development and approval of the business and technical requirements documents 
- Proactively works with program teams to identify program level risks and issues 
- Assists with the resolution of issues/risks and escalates when appropriate 
- Represents the company with contractors, suppliers, business partners and other parties as required 
- Coordinates activities of program teams to ensure program progress is on schedule and within budget 
- Recommends and makes adjustments to the program plan and staffing
- Effectively monitors, measures, and communicate program status to program stakeholders and executives 
- Responsible for managing and mentoring PMs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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