Manager, Project Management Vertafore, Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED The Project Manager Manager is responsible for managing a team of 7-10 customer facing project managers. Responsibilities will include tracking project metrics, process improvement, and staff coaching and feedback sessions. You will also provide direction and guidance to project managers ensuring they adhere and support company policy and direction.
In addition, the Project Manager Manager is a leader, mentor and strong communicator responsible for quality and maintaining consistency in our project methods, project tools, and project deliverables. It is critical that the Project Manager Manager is a team player acting in the best interests of the company to be a world class technology company and top place to work.
It is expected that the Project Manager Manager will be able to manage one project in addition to the other responsibilities.
To have this type of impact, you will rely on a combination of software implementation, project management savvy, communication skills, analytic and strategic thinking and attention to detail.
WHO ARE YOU?
You are excited to lead a team of project leaders that manage our software implementation projects for our customers.
You have excelled at managing a team including, hiring, motivating and monitoring performance of all members
You like to work collaboratively and will assist the sales teams with project scoping exercises and preparing the statement of work.
You are excited to drive process improvements to streamline the work and provide a higher value to our customers.
You enjoy working as a Project Manager on key projects
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
Understanding of general business issues including external factors that impact the business and industry.
Demonstrated ability to follow sound business ethics when executing job responsibilities to build and maintain management confidence.
Excellent presentation, written and verbal, communication skills: demonstrated ability to present to groups, clients, and executives.
Must be able to work comfortably with external customers and internal leadership
Proven track record and ability to manage projects and meet deadlines in a dynamic environment
Proficient user of MS Project, MS Office, PowerPoint and other industry standard desktop software tools
Strong aptitude for learning new technologies and product domains
Creative approach to problem solving
Prior project management or consulting experience implementing business software
Insurance industry experience preferred
BA/BS in business, computer science or related field
Ability to identify and evaluate customer technical and business needs, provide technical alternatives, recommend solutions, and participate in implementation.
Vertafore Company Overview
Vertafore, Inc. is a leading provider of software and information to the insurance industry including independent agents, brokers, MGAs, carriers and reinsurers. For more than 30 years, Vertafore has leveraged a unique industry presence to deliver meaningful solutions?powerful technology, critical information and robust insights to help organizations effectively respond to business challenges and capture new opportunities. Vertafore solutions have helped more than 17,000 customers and 500,000 end users gain a competitive advantage to accelerate their business performance.
Currently, over 1,200 employees nationwide, with continued growth plans well into the future. Our corporate headquarters are in Bothell, WA with offices nationwide. We offer competitive compensation and benefit packages along with 18 days PTO/10 paid holidays, free parking and company sport teams and much more. A big advocate of training, development and promoting from within, we have a vested interest in our employees.
Vertafore is privately held by TPG Capital, the global buyout group of TPG, a leading private investment firm with a long-standing global presence. Founded in 1992, TPG Capital has $48 billion of assets under management and has extensive experience with global public and private investments executed through leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, spinouts, growth investments, joint ventures and restructurings.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED