Job Details

  • Title: Project Manager
  • Code: RCI-06964
  • Location: Lake Forest Illinois (IL) 60045
  • Posted Date: 11/22/2019
  • Duration: 07 Months
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  Job Description


Project Manager - IT Mobile Liaison
  • The primary functions for this role are managing the Sales and Marketing Operations large cross-functional projects to include systems upgrades, process re-engineers and new product launches
  • Manage hardware support processes, performance and provide oversight of hardware fulfillment solutions during on/off boarding of employees. The secondary function is to resolve or escalate calls that have been entered into the support system by the Level 1 Analyst
  • These projects will be operational and broad-based, requiring collaborations across the PPD sales and marketing teams, operations, information technology and key vendors
  • Key activities include project plan development, schedule development and control, scope management, issue resolution, risk analysis, resource management and project status reporting
  • Manage escalations to other support groups if tickets cannot be resolved.
  • Review problem tickets and respond to user within established standards.
  • Communicates project progress by producing project reports to provide timely and accurate project status and decision support information to project team and department manager.
  • Responsible for managing large cross-functional department projects.
  • Perform project and administration tasks including data collection, production and distribution of project documents, report creation, and team collaboration.
  • Will review all project processes and seek ways to improve efficiency and timelines of project processing and deliverables.
  • Develops transition plan to move project into ongoing operations
  • Resolve open tickets in a timely and professional manner; following established SOPs.
  • Provide a positive customer service experience to the customer.
  • Strong customer service; strong interpersonal, organizational and communication skills; ability to work in a fast-paced changing environment.
  • Is skilled at effectively managing conflict, competing objectives and priorities.
  • Strong relationship management skills.
  • Strong technical know-how. Ability to talk IT from a technical point of view and ask the right questions regarding data, hardware and software.
  • Ability to identify key stakeholders and gain buy-in on approaches, projects and steering committees.
  • Understanding of change and release management.
  • General understanding of Windows based applications; ability to diagnose application software and hardware problems; ability to recognize priority issues and escalate accordingly; ability to translate technical terms into non-technical language
  • Requires knowledge of IT operations, responsibilities, workflow processes, and procedures to resolve most inquires independently.
  • BA/BS required to ensure effective understanding and application of business concepts.
  • Minimum of 3 – 5 years project management and help desk and/or desktop support experience
  • Good analytical and communication skills, sound judgment, and the ability to work effectively with client and other division staffs