Work from home opportunity for the right candidate
Who are we?
SDL is the global leader and innovator in language and content management technology and services. We enable companies to create meaningful digital journeys and form important emotional connections with their global customers by powering the creation, translation and delivery of relevant, personalized content to make understanding possible. We are a dynamic, collaborative and globally diverse team, working together to completely transform how the world communicates and connects with one another through content. If you like making an impact, helping others, taking a fresh look at processes and tools, furthering an open an innovative culture and tend to generally look at even the smallest task in the context of how it impacts the overall organization - we should talk!
What is this role?
If you are interested in working in a global environment, managing large projects for a Fortune 500 and have experience with either the IT industries Language Technologies, Digital experience or Structured Content consider the following.
Within our SDL NASA Professional Services department we are looking for a Senior Project Manager who is hardworking, resourceful, fun, friendly and passionate about what they do.
The Senior Project Manager will ensure execution and delivery of project objectives in compliance with the client methodology, through management of all project measurements: Scope, Time, Cost, Quality, and Performance.
We are looking for a Senior Project Manager who demonstrates the following skills and experience:
Management of Client facing technical and non-technical projects (including initiating, planning, implementation, closing, managing resources, cost/schedule control, reporting).
Manage / Setup global resource and communication models across client and internal organization.
Identify and implement change management in response to business drivers.
Manage the project success, Risk and mitigation plans. Escalate to the ad hoc project governance instance if necessary.
Communicate progress against objectives of the project to all stakeholders.
Coach and mentor other project managers and assist them in solving problems related to project management
Manage relationships and expectations with the client and internal executive stakeholders.
Manage project budget, control expenditures, forecasts, and report on cost variances against project budget.
Coordinate with internal Engineering, Customer success directors, and Operations teams as required to deliver project needs.
Skills and Qualifications
6+ years of experience with project management.
3+ years of experience working with mid- to senior-level clients to understand the motivation, timeframe and acceptable level of effort for tasks.
2+ years of experience with either Digital Experience projects or Structure content systems
Possess exceptional leadership skills.
Able to effectively manage relationships, both internally and externally.
Display a dependable, strong work ethic.
Able to work in a fast-paced, professional services environment.
Bachelor's degree (course of study in a Scientific or Engineering field).
Desired but not required: PMP certification, Certificated Scrum Master, or Prince II certification.
Desired but not required: experience with Microsoft projects and Atlassian Jira / Tempo systems.
Ahhmazing benefits. (Seriously.)
Infinite training, professional development and personal growth opportunities
The rare opportunity to impact how organizations communicate globally. There's a reason we work with 85 of the top 100 brands.
Smart, engaged co-workers, a culture of innovation and opportunity.
Casual dress, flexible work schedule / environment
SDL is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will be evaluated for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran, and disability status. For more information about EEO/AAP legislation please visit http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf.
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SDL plc specializes in language translation technology, services and content management.