World Wide Technology PMO Manager in St. Louis, Missouri

Job Title

PMO Manager

Location

St. Louis, MO

Job Description

This person should be located within the Central Region.

  • Deep understanding of Project Management methodologies

  • Work directly with Sales, Project Managers, & deployment resources to ensure flawless execution of our implementations

  • Ensure customer satisfaction and SLA's are exceeded

  • Continuous focus of services improvements

  • Good understanding of financial & cost control practices

  • Maintain communication with customers and WWT staff

  • Personnel management and development

  • Ability to build a high performance team with high morale

  • Recruitment, interviewing, & forecasting staffing requirements

  • Drive project schedule, scope, and milestone performance within the PMO

  • Monitor and manage the day-to-day aspects of projects within the PMO

  • Proper staffing & utilization management

  • Excellent understanding of issue management and resolution, as well as risk mitigation

  • Ensure projects are planned and executed in line with the PMO methodology

  • Continued focus on methodologies & deployment process improvements

  • Review of project deliverables

  • Ensure rigor and discipline around postmortem and after-action reviews

  • Build and maintain relationships with internal and external customers, as well as subcontractors

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree, PMP, or extended management experience preferred

  • Minimum of 5 years' management experience in a Professional Services environment, leading complex Information Technology projects is required

  • Minimum of 10 years of project management experience

  • PMP certified

  • One to three years' prior sales/business development experience is preferred

  • Extended knowledge of Cisco technologies and deployment practices

  • Excellent understanding of financial processes; ability to create proformas, track project metrics, forecast future trends, and manage change

  • Excellent understanding of the contract process; ability to manage contract modifications and take the lead of negotiations surrounding contract scope, cost, and schedule

  • Ability to work independently and have good issue resolution skills

  • Strong customer-facing and communication skills (written, verbal, and presentation)

  • Strong problem solving skills with the ability to implement change

  • Able to obtain Federal security clearances

  • Valid driver's license

World Wide Technology, Inc. offers an entrepreneurial work environment with strong growth potential; a competitive compensation package; along with a complete benefits package including health insurance; 401(k) with company match and much more! Visit our company web page at www.wwt.com for more information.

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