What you’ll be doing...

Responsibilities associated with the Lead Project Manager position include:

  • Supporting the Verizon Credo through adherence to company policies, processes, and practices.
  • Providing lead project management support or tower lead support for medium-to-large complex projects.
  • Facilitating team meetings to include tracking and managing action items to meet client deliverables as well as distributing regular status reports to stakeholders.
  • Building strong communication channels with client and internal departments (e.g., Sales, Solutions, and Service) with the ability to provide custom reporting, monthly dashboards, schedule integration, and metrics/SPI management.
  • Developing project plans that include resource, time, and budget estimates for all project phases and milestones for internal and external parties.
  • Providing support to solve a wide range of complex issues/problems.
  • Providing general governance for medium-to-large projects or programs.
  • Ensuring customer expectations are achieved through standardized metrics (e.g., ROI, product quality, functionality, timely delivery).
  • Coordinating the transition of programs from development to implementation.
  • Implementing recommendations that aid in the successful completion of projects within a product or functional area.
  • Achieving objectives related to specific program tasks, projects, or initiatives.

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.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Four or more years of proven project management experience with proven track record and experience with deploying and delivering complex solutions.
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office product suite, including PowerPoint, Excel, and Word.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Skill in managing suppliers.
  • Skill in verbal and written communication.
  • Enterprise client experience.
  • Financial business acumen.
  • Broad Verizon product experience.
  • Proven leadership ability.
  • The ability to manage and negotiate with required internal and external organizations.
  • Knowledge of and experience with Clarity.
  • ITIL V3 Certification.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.
  • Proficiency in customer enablement tools.
  • Willingness to travel up to 25%.


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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