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Project Manager

Company: Pioneer Power Solutions Inc.
Location: Champlin
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Project manager job description The experienced Project Manager manages key client projects. They are responsible for every facet of a project, from parceling out tasks to picking materials. They should have the requisite skills and be able to focus on four critical aspects of a project or product delivery: Coordination and completion of projects on time within budget and within scope. Oversee all aspects of projects: set deadlines, assign responsibilities, and monitor and summarize progress of project. Prepare reports for upper management regarding status of project. The Project Manager should be multi-talented when leading their team and have both hard and soft skills. The successful candidate will work directly with clients to ensure deliverables fall within the applicable scope and budget. He or she will coordinate with other departments to ensure all aspects of each project are compatible and will hire new talent as needed to fulfill client needs.May require a bachelor's degree and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Rely on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Perform a variety of tasks. Lead and direct the work of other team members. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Enhance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.Project manager responsibilities:Possess the ability to guide the entire project from ideation to fruition, clarifying its scope, necessary resources, anticipated timeframe, communication strategy, and more.Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of multiple projectsEnsure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budgetAbility to keep everyone on schedule and, when issues arise, are responsible for resolving them and communicating effectively with team members and other stakeholders.Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant internal stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibilityEnsure resource availability and allocationDevelop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progressManage changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using appropriate verification techniquesPossess the aptitude to come up with, manage and deliver a project on / under budget and timeframe. If unexpected financial issues arise, you will be authorized to manage them and reallocate resources where necessary.Measure performance using appropriate project management tools and techniquesReport and escalate to management as neededManage the relationship with the client and relevant stakeholdersPerform risk management to minimize potential risksEstablish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendorsCreate and maintain comprehensive project documentationMeet with clients to take detailed ordering briefs and clarify specific requirements of each projectDelegate project tasks based on junior staff members' individual strengths, skill sets, and experience levelsTrack project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short and long-term goalsDevelop comprehensive project plans to be shared with clients as well as other staff membersPerform other related duties as assignedProject manager requirements:Proven working experience in project managementExcellent client-facing and internal communication skillsExcellent written and verbal communication skillsSolid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skillsStrong working knowledge of Microsoft OfficeProject Management Professional (PMP) / PRINCE II certification is a plusBachelor's Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experienceWorking experience with any project management software tools like Microsoft Projects, Basecamp, Nifty, Teamwork Projects, Zoho Projects, Trello, Jira, Asana, LiquidPlanner, TeamGantt, Backlog or similar programs is a plus.Project Manager skills & proficiencies:Developing and Tracking BudgetsCoachingSupervisionStaffingProject ManagementManagementProcess ImprovementPlanningPerformance ManagementInventory ControlVerbal CommunicationWritten CommunicationLeadershipDetail-OrientedRisk ManagementNegotiationCost ControlCritical ThinkingCommunicationProblem SolvingAnalytical Skills Ideal candidates would have at least three years of experience in a related role, the ability to communicate, and some formal training. PMP certification is a plus. Certification can be acquired through a professional association, a university or college, or through a specially focused online learning program. PI197720146

Keywords: Pioneer Power Solutions Inc., Minneapolis , Project Manager, Executive , Champlin, Minnesota

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