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Wireless Project Manager

  • Location: Birmingham, 35203
  • Salary: 46.67
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Position: Wireless Project Manager
Location: Birmingham, Alabama 35203

Term: 12 Months Contract
Pay Rate: $42.66/hour plus expenses

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Interface with the customer on a daily basis
  • Define project scope, schedule, cost, resources, risk, quality, and deliverables in collaboration with customers and Nokia management
  • Direct and manage project development from beginning to end
  • Develop full-scale project plans and associated communications documents
  • Effectively communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion
  • Forecast & Actualize client Site Tracker
  • Where required, negotiate with other department managers for the acquisition of required personnel from within the company
  • Determine and assess need for additional staff and/or consultants and make the appropriate recruitments if necessary, during project cycle
  • Set and continually manage project expectations with team members and other stakeholders
  • Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate personnel
  • Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team
  • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path
  • Plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools
  • Track project milestones and deliverables
  • Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation, and presentations
  • Perform Risk Analysis for the project
  • Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises, and devise contingency plans
  • Define project success criteria and disseminate them to involved parties throughout project life cycle
  • Coach, Mentor, Motivate and supervise project team members and contractors, and influence them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned work
  • Build, develop, and grow any business relationships vital to the success of the project
  • Become a Project Management Role Model
  • Conduct project reviews and create recommendations to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements.
  • Collect best practices and tools for project execution and management
  • Follow client project management methodology and applicable Business Group guidelines and processes.
Is it a good fit? (Requirements):
  • 5 or more years of telecom experience including site acquisition, construction, integration, optimization process knowledge
  • Strong Customer focus
  • Highly Developed Knowledge of project management skills, with understanding of scope, schedule, cost, quality, risk, resource, and deliverable management.?
  • Ability to manage multiple project types simultaneously
  • PMP certified, Nokia PM Practitioner certified or?actively pursuing certification, must obtain within 12 months
  • Effective communicator, written and oral with ability to present to management
  • Previous experience in a matrix organization
  • Developed Financial knowledge, ability to define/track project/program financials such as Budget, Margin, Invoicing, Revenue recognition
  • Process and detail Oriented
  • Strong computer skills, MS Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Projects.?
  • Outstanding work ethic.
  • High Level of Organization and Scheduling Abilities.
  • Desire to Succeed and Learn New Skills.?
  • Commitment to excellence and high standards.
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams and committees.
  • Good judgement with the ability to make timely and sound decisions.
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills; able to manage priorities and workflow.
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams and committees.
  • Acute attention to detail
  • Good judgement with the ability to make timely and sound decisions
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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