What you’ll be doing...

As a Senior Project Manager, you will take ownership of large complex client programs so we can deliver and complete on schedule, on quality assured and within budget. You are the person your customer trusts as you deliver a plan and coordinate the project to satisfaction, keeping your client regularly informed of progress, and ensuring that all parties' commitments and demands are delivered against.

  • Develop, prepare and deliver a project plan to set accurate expectations and advise clients of any critical project landmarks.
  • Engage in Sales opportunities well in advance of contract signature to ensure thorough collection of client requirements and chair a project kick-off as early as possible.
  • Engage with internal and external parties with frequent program progress reports, highlighting risks, actions and dependencies.
  • Lead the virtual project team (as the overall point of contact) throughout a Client Program lifecycle and ensure all Verizon meets all key achievements.
  • Support, mentor and guide in a matrix environment to ensure the team achieves the common goal.
  • Oversee and check that first invoices for each project and that the billing start-date in accordance with company policy.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience in a similar role.
  • Project Management experience, ideally in the Telecommunications or IT environment or equivalent experience.
  • A customer mindset to deliver and achieve a positive customer appreciation.
  • Excellent customer communication and interpersonal skills and experience at executive level.
  • A project management qualification (e.g. Prince2 Practitioner or PMP certifications).
  • Good level of technical experience within Network and IT services.
  • Willingness to travel.

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.