Project Manager

This role supports the non-technical operations of the client assigned.

Location: Cavite

Status: Active

# of Positions Available: 1

Job Description
  • Manage large complex project(s) to deliver business objectives in alignment with corporate strategies.
  • Interacts with IT managers and key stakeholders to establish schedules and objectives in alignment with business roadmaps
  • Builds close partnerships with project sponsor(s), key project stakeholders and senior IT management
  • Directs all internal and external project team members (from business and IT) as well as vendors
  • Acts as a liaison between business customers and IT solution delivery teams
  • Responsible for preparing the financial costs, benefits and ROI for projects and programs
  • Ensures projects are planned and executed in-line with the PMO methodology:
    • Project team roles and responsibilities
    • Project lifecycle and Phase gate approvals
    • Risk and Issue identification and management
    • Change control management
    • System and User Acceptance Testing
    • Deployment planning, management and transition to operations
    • Training: Business and IT (as needed)
  • Quality Assurance of project deliverables and compliance
  • Coaches and mentors less experienced project managers and project team members
  • Advocates project management methodology principles and PMO awareness across organization
  • Monitors and manages team and vendor performance and escalates effectively
  • Contributes to continuous process improvement with PMO and IT methodology, templates and best practices.
  • Carries out other assigned tasks as agreed within IT
Job Qualifications/Requirements
  • Years of experience:
    • A minimum of 5-7 years of project management
    • A minimum of 4 years of Engineering or Information Technology experience
    • A minimum of 3 years of experience from multinational/global organization preferably in a semiconductor industry
  • Education and Training:
    • Bachelor Degree or equivalent experience required
    • Formal training in Project Management disciplines is required
    • A recognized Project Management certification is preferred
  • Technical skills:
    • Well versed in various project management tools, collaboration tools, and communication & presentation software (e.g. Jira, Confluence, Microsoft Projects, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, Sharepoint)
    • With IT project implementation experience for both Waterfall and Agile methodologies
    • Strong analytical and creative problem solving skills
    • Experience of managing a budget and of costing projects, capital, expense, quantify project benefits, ROI
  • Soft skills:
    • Building and maintaining relationships with project business teams and key project stakeholders
    • Effective communication at all levels and ability to influence project team members
    • Positive and proactive, inspiring teams to attain goals and pursue excellence
    • Ability to work under pressure and conflicting objectives
    • With Leadership/Entrepreneurial skills
    • Comfortable to speak with foreign stakeholders 
    • Confident to present his/her ideas to the team or the client