What you’ll be doing...

As our Project Manager (PM), you will be responsible for providing project and resource management in support of installing and activating core and strategic products via standard and non-standard processes. You will be responsible for coordinating implementation activities between the customer, branch/account team personnel (pre/post-technical support), internal groups (e.g., order entry, provisioning, CPE, Operations) and third party client/vendor resources (e.g., voice and data equipment vendors, local access providers, etc.) as needed. You will consistently leverage your expertise in resource/project management, offer suggestions to improve service delivery performance and generally utilize product knowledge to ensure customer needs are being met. Additionally, the position may at times require the PM to be accessible to the customer on a 24 by 7 basis, and provide the customer with back up contact information when applicable. You will support Verizon Credo through adherence to company policies, processes and practices.

  • Provides PM support for Medium to Large complex projects.
  • Acts as primary customer interface by facilitating team meetings to include tracking and managing action items to meet client deliverables as well as distributing regular status reports to stakeholders.
  • Builds strong communication channels with client and internal departments such as Sales, Solutions and Service with the ability to provide custom reporting, monthly dashboards, schedule integration and metrics/SPI management.
  • Develops project plans that include resource, time and budget estimates for all project phases and milestones for internal and external parties.
  • Provides support to solve a wide range of complex issues/problems.
  • Satisfies customer expectations on ROI, product quality, functionality and timely delivery.
  • Coordinates transition of programs from development to implementation.
  • Implements recommendations that aid in the successful completion of projects within a product or functional area.
  • Has some latitude on achieving objectives related to specific program task, project or initiative.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of Project/Program Management.
  • Eligibility to obtain a Secret level security clearance.
  • Ability to lead cross-functional teams.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Experience working with the Federal government preferred.
  • PMP and/or six sigma certification.
  • Work experience in vendor management for highly complex projects.
  • Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Demonstrated excellence in client relationships and organizational communication.
  • Demonstrated abilities/experience setting strategy/future vision at a Program level.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, work independently, and drive issues to resolution.
  • Proven track record of success in driving change and leading process improvement efforts and excels in identifying new areas of opportunity.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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