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Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...

This position is responsible for the project management of Verizon network deployment and upgrade projects across multiple geographical markets. You will interact with multiple teams to move projects along from inception to completion in a timely manner, provide forecasted timelines as projects progress and accurately track completion. Manage database information to provide project updates, analyze data for accuracy and completion, and communicate with project team any potential issues on project progress. Host and run multiple project team meetings on a recurring basis to communicate, manage team progress, and manage resources as needed.

  • Ensuring compliance with all Verizon Wireless standards and practices.
  • Effectively managing vendors and internal teams.
  • Working with a team to make sure projects are worked with a sense of urgency.
  • Providing accurate Capital and Expense budget forecasts.
  • Reporting on project status and completions monthly/weekly.
  • Partnering with the business.
  • Forecasting activations.
  • Managing risks and issues.
  • Leading the team.
  • Strategic Influencing.
  • Communicating effectively at all levels.

What we’re looking for...

Youhave excellent organizational, communication, and project management skills, be self-motivated, able to work multiple projects simultaneously and the ability to work independently.

You’ll need to have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in project management.
  • Experience in vendor management.
  • Experience in communications industry.
  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Wireless industry experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and manage multiple competing priorities while consistently meeting deadlines.
  • Proficiency in using computers, including experience with Google Suite, Microsoft Office software, as well as experience with relational and web based database applications.
  • Experience with Slack, Tableau or Salesforce.
  • A PMP certification or knowledge of project management standards.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.

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