Job title - Manager, Project
Job location - Carrollton, GA
Department - PMO
Reports to - Sr Director, ITS Planning and Integration PMO
A leader in technology and innovation, Southwire Company, LLC is one of North Americas largest wire and cable producers. Southwire and its subsidiaries manufacture building wire and cable, metal-clad cable, portable and electronic cord products, OEM wire products and engineered products. In addition, Southwire supplies assembled products, contractor equipment and hand tools. We are proud to offer competitive compensation, employee benefits, tuition reimbursement, and unlimited growth opportunities. Our nearly seven decades of progressive growth can be attributed to our determination to developing innovative systems and solutions, exercising environmental stewardship and enhancing the wellbeing of our communities. How will you power whats possible?
The role of the Sr. Project Manager is to successfully plan, execute, and complete projects by applying applicable expertise in the balancing of meeting of deadlines, maintaining scope, and adhering to budgetary limits. This includes coordinating the efforts of team members and third-party contractors or consultants to deliver project tasks according to plan. The Project Manager will also balance and mitigate risk as well as communicate and collaborate with key stakeholders to move project objectives forward and achieve major deliverables. The Project Manager performs these roles and responsibilities under the guidance of Southwires ITS Governance and PMO standard operating procedures.
Description of Duties and Responsibilities
Manages assigned project(s) by executing key responsibilities within the project management phases of initiating, planning, executing, monitoring, controlling, and closing.
Ensures project(s) is on track by managing the day-to-day operational aspects of project tasks, budget, and scope.
Maintains consistency by participating in the creation, modification and adherence to project management standards, policies, and methodologies.
Establishes a proactive, sense of urgency approach within the team to complete tasks, solve problems and overcome challenges.
Ensures the success of projects by developing and strengthening critical partnerships with business stakeholders
Ensures effective communication by developing and delivering progress reports, proposals, requirement documentation and presentations to teams and stakeholders
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; and participating in professional societies.
Maintains a safe and clean working environment by complying with Southwire procedures, rules, codes of conduct and other regulations.
Qualifications and Experience Requirements
A Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field required.
5+ years of related experience, ideally from a medium to large company with complex, integrated systems.
A demonstrable record of project implementation success (on time/on budget/on scope) is required; the ability to manage multiple projects at the same time is recommended.
SAP Experience or project work involving SAP is highly desirable.
PMP Certification recommended
Agile Knowledge and Experience highly desirable.
Strong technical acumen and computer skills required.
Highly motivated, results-driven self-starter with good organizational skills, keen focus on details, proven ability to meet tight deadlines and to perform in a fast-paced work from anywhere environment with a high level of accuracy.
Strong communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
Flexibility to work extended hours as required to meet deadlines.
Southwire is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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