Project Manager
Kronos Incorporated
BC - British Columbia - Canada
11d ago

Description

The Project Manager is a critical focal point to customers. The PM is expected to manage all project aspects and resources in order to ensure timely, efficient, successful implementations.

Additionally, mentoring of internal team members is required. Responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following :

  • Assign a wide range of tasks based on skills, experience, and availability; clearly communicates task priorities, helping personnel adjust workload as needed.
  • Prepare project plans / schedules, reports and budgets. Track and monitor all deliverables, calendars and meetings as necessary.
  • Set performance goals for project team or work unit.

  • Monitor project and / or personnel performance, checking actual performance against planned performance to ensure technical, schedule, and budget goals are met or exceeded.
  • Collect inputs and prepare weekly and monthly status reports as required. Explain any deviations from planned budgets and schedules.
  • In addition, prepare and support quarterly management reviews.

  • Provide technical and leadership guidance and direction to personnel to ensure proper, timely completion of work. In addition, provide personnel with timely, constructive, and actionable feedback that increases individual and team effectiveness.
  • Anticipate problems or situations that could affect the team. Assess the potential impact on own and others’ work, and develop and execute the best work solution.
  • Manage escalated situations as proactively as possible, involving management as needed.

  • Interact frequently with team, management and customers to define project requirements and identify solutions consistent with defined terms, methodology, policy, and regulations.
  • Develop strong customer relationships as trusted advisor’ at project management, payroll manager, and senior management levels.

  • Strong attention to detail as well as ability to function strategically within account; proactively look at big picture’ for project / customer short and long term goals;
  • identify and drive additional revenue opportunities within account. Proven ability to manage multiple concurrent projects within customer, tying them all together with strategic vision and focus.

  • The Project Manager would be working out of their home office with travel to Customer sites required at times.
  • Qualifications

  • At least 5 years of project management work experience.
  • Experience working from a remote / home office desirable
  • Experience managing an implementation team desirable.
  • Experience with Professional Services consulting, managing multiple external projects, and managing software projects desired.
  • Ideal to have some knowledge of labor management, HRMS or similar domain product / systems.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Strong experience scheduling, preparing presentations and status reports.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills required (e.g., proficient in Microsoft PowerPoint and Word). Experience with Microsoft Project a plus.
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to lead project teams.
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks ranging from project management to coaching other team members.
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 25% on a regular basis.
  • Corporate overview

    You’re empowered when you’re a Kronite. Want to be part of an elite group of highly skilled professionals? We think our employees are a special group of talented, energetic, and innovative people.

    And for that reason, we refer to ourselves as Kronites. Kronites care about more than just work. We recognize the need to maintain a healthy work-

    life balance to live inspired. In fact, it’s expected! You’ll soon learn that we take work and fun seriously. No matter what position you hold at Kronos, you’re a Kronite.

    And we want you to feel like you have the power to make a difference in your life and the lives of others, at work and beyond.

    Want to learn more about our culture? Follow us on Twitter work4kronos. #MyWorkInspiredKronos is a global provider of workforce management and human capital management cloud solutions.

    Kronos’ industry-specific workforce applications are purpose built for businesses, healthcare providers, educational institutions and government agencies of all sizes.

    Tens of thousands of organizations including half of the Fortune 1000® - and more than 40 million people in over 100 countries use Kronos every day.

    EEO Statement

    Kronos is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment.

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.

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