Job #: 2647
Title: Director PMO
Responsible for ensuring that IT technology projects meet expectations, in terms of compliance, timeline, scope and cost. This will be accomplished through team oversight and direct participation in all aspects of the project definition, resource allocation, implementation, organizational readiness and deployment phases, and will ensure that project participants and management have the necessary information, on a timely basis, to make decisions that contribute to the project’s success.
Bachelor’s degree in related field
Minimum 15+ years’ experience in IT; 10+ years’ experience in Program/Project Management with a focus in infrastructure technology deployments; 5+ years’ experience leading an IT PMO effort
Prior experience documenting technology standards and experience working with IT Infrastructure Architecture and IT Operations areas required
Significant experience leading enterprise wide business improvement and technology projects with successful outcomes, while leading diverse teams.
Solid understanding of current Infrastructure (compute, storage and network) and End User Computing technologies
Experience with one or more project management methodologies (for example, PMI PMBOK, PRINCE2 and Agile); PMP certification a plus
Significant knowledge of project planning tools with evidence of practical application (which is highly desirable)
Exceptional leadership skills with the ability to develop and communicate the Infrastructure Architecture PMO vision, and inspire and motivate PM staff
Demonstrated leadership skills, strong negotiation and team-building skills with the ability to create consensus around decisions and mitigate conflicts among different teams
Effective influencing and negotiation skills in an environment where resources may not be in direct control of this role
Excellent analytical, strategic conceptual thinking, strategic planning and execution skills.
Strong business acumen, including industry, domain-specific knowledge of the enterprise and its business units
Demonstrated ability to develop and execute a strategic resource plan
Strong verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to explain IT concepts and technologies to business leaders, and business concepts to the PMO staff; must be able to interact and impact senior leadership; effective presentation style for all levels of stakeholders
Strong Interpersonal skills
Requires advanced MS Office 2016, MS Visio 2016, Project Professional 2016 and SharePoint 2013/SharePoint Online skills