Senior Project Manager Vertafore, Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Vertafore?s Professional Services group has an opening for a Sr. Project Manager to lead client facing software implementations. This role provides consulting services, project management, software implementation expertise and overall product knowledge. The ideal candidate has managed client projects, particularly software implementations, is driven by providing exceptional customer service and is comfortable setting expectations in an account management function.
You are experienced developing, defining and executing project plans and ensure project completion is on schedule, within budget, and of the appropriate quality standards for the project scope.
You excel at managing customer expectations to successfully deliver project.
You?re excited about being the primary customer contact from project inception thru project completion.
You have demonstrated an ability to proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises and devise contingency plans.
You desire to maintain a basic level of knowledge of current application with detailed knowledge regarding setups and preparations involved in transitioning from one management system to another.
You will ensure a successful handoff to Customer Care team upon completion of implementation.
Detail oriented; demonstrated ability to handle multiple priorities with efficiency and accuracy.
Proven track record and ability to manage medium to large size projects and meet deadlines in a dynamic environment.
Proficient with MS Project, MS Office productivity applications and online collaboration tools and applications.
Excellent presentation, written and verbal, communication skills: demonstrated ability to present to groups, clients, and executives.
Bachelor's degree Computer Science, Business Administration or equivalent experience.
Minimum 5 to 7 years of project management or consulting experience implementing business software experience required.
Insurance industry experience desired as well are formal project management training.
The East Lansing professional services team is responsible for implementing Producer Lifecycle Management (PLM), a SaaS product suite that improves the efficiency and accuracy of insurance and securities license processing for carriers, agencies, brokers and securities firms/education providers.
In total, we have 150 employees at this site and its minutes away from the Michigan State University campus and downtown Lansing. Our software developers drive technology choices and work in up-to-date frameworks, languages, and platforms. Our developers are able to own their application end-to-end; what you do and how you do it will be recognized by your peers and managers. We hold to best in class Agile standards and our work culture fosters collaboration, innovation, integrity, mentorship, commitment to success and FUN.
We have a smart, driven, collaborative team working in East Lansing and managers are dedicated to growing their people and offering an opportunity that allows you to make impact in your career, get the recognition you deserve and maintain a life/work balance to enjoy the recreational and cultural activities that make East Lansing a great place for young professionals as well as being a family friendly community.
TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS OR REQUIRED WORK SCHEDULE
Up to 25% overnight domestic travel.
WHY VERTAFORE: Be part of the transformation, unleash your potential and make an impact!
Over the past 40 years, Vertafore has advanced the business of insurance by bringing together the best software in the industry to help agencies, carriers, and MGAs run their organizations. Today, we?re proud to say hundreds of thousands of Vertafore users rely on our solutions to write business faster, cut costs, and fuel growth by increasing collaboration and streamlining processes. Vertafore helps our customers deliver exceptional value to their clients with innovative, intuitive, and comprehensive products and services. Vertafore leads the industry with secure, cloud-based mobile products that provide superior reporting and analytics, delivering actionable insight? right when customers need it most.
Vertafore strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law equal employment. Visit http://www.vertafore.com/careers today!
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