Las Vegas, NV Job Code:
399 # of Openings:
1. BASIC FUNCTION
The candidate will interact with key executives and business personnel and will be charged with providing top tier Project Management services to the Strategic Sales Deployment team and assure successful launch of new technology products into the automotive market. The Project Manager will be the primary liaison between software development, implementation, and sales to ensure successful on-time launches.
2. MAJOR ACTIVITIES PERFORMED
Provides project management oversight and direction to ensure overall success of one or more initiatives by developing appropriate project implementation plans that may include scope, goals, scheduling, and deliverable that support business goals in collaboration with management
Own the Product Launch Process
Responsible for ordering and procurement of marketing materials necessary to support shared services, deadlines and project needs including print programs.
Assist in administration functions of project related assignments including overall planning, tracking, and documentation of one or several projects from the project proposal phase to the project closeout.
May serve as primary point of contact for project and print vendors. Manages these relationships to ensure efficient and cost-effective services are maintained and that all company-required documentation/assets are secured at project end.
Drive the creation and continuous improvement of technology solutions used in project management.
Facilitate cross functional planning and monitor progress of project plans
3 â€" 5 years of strong project management experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent presentation and facilitation skills
Excellent interpersonal, influencing, and negotiation skills
Established strategic and critical analysis skills
Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships
Strong interpersonal, persuasive, written, and oral communication skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
Bachelors degree in Marketing, Project Management, or Supply Chain. Certified Project Management a plus
Automotive background a plus
Works to achieve desired policy and program outcomes. It includes setting goals and priorities to maximize the use of resources available to consistently deliver results against departmental objectives.
Works harmoniously with others to get a job done; responds positively to instructions and procedures; able to work well with staff, co-workers, peers and managers; shares critical information with everyone involved in a project; works effectively on projects that cross functional lines; helps to set a tone of cooperation within the work group and across groups; coordinates own work with others; seeks opinions; values working relationships; when appropriate facilitates discussion before decision-making process is complete.
Assists and serves others to meet their needs. Focuses on discovering those needs and the way to best meet them. Matches customer requirements to existing products and services and/or designs, develops, and customizes additional products and services. Note: the term â€œcustomerâ€ includes, but is not limited to, internal and external associates, peers, colleagues, community members, students, faculty, external agencies, or anyone that the person is authorized, by position, to help. Maintains own and others attention to internal and external customers' needs. Takes personal responsibility for continuously raising the standard of customer service.
Able to challenge conventional practices; adapts established methods for new uses; pursues ongoing system improvement; creates novel solutions to problems; evaluates new technology as potential solutions to existing problems.