Jobs at Alexander Nelson

Alexander Nelson - We are a human resources firm dedicated to helping our clients find, grow and retain the best talent in the global marketplace. We challenge ourselves everyday to go beyond our client's expectations in providing them with world class consulting and human capital development services.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:
 Project Management Consultant
Jobs at Alexander Nelson
Experience: 15 year(s)
Course of Study:
Required Grade:
Job Description

Main Duties:

    Responsible for the successful planning, coordination, and implementation of projects; to ensure business goals and objectives are accomplished within designated time frames and budgets.

Tasks Include:

    Provide oversight and leadership in executing projects from planning to completion
    Managing budgets, resources and relationships to achieve organizational objectives
    Act as a subject matter expert and an advocate in adopting new best practices and processes.
    Develop scope and schedule for assigned projects
    Risk identification, assessment and mitigation
    Ability to multi-task and independently prioritize workload while adhering to company guidelines and policies
    Review project team deliverables to ensure quality and adherence to standards/ regulatory requirements.
    Create and execute project work plans and revise plans as appropriate to meet the ever changing project needs and requirements
    Work with key clients and stakeholders to achieve desired outcomes
    Planning, developing and executing schedules to ensure timely completion of projects
    Manage all project phases, including initiation, planning, execution, monitoring, control, delivery and closure
    Create project plans, including deliverables, activities, timeliness and budgets
    Providing advice on the management of projects
    Making sure that all the objectives and quality standards of the project are met
    Overseeing the accounting, costing and billing
    Provide scheduled and on-demand status reports and updates
    Ensure milestones are successfully met through oversight of project vehicles and coordination of resources
    Coordinate activities of vendors and technical functions operations
    Lead communication with stakeholders and team members through completion of the project.

Desired Skills and Experience
Essential Professional Qualifications:

    Project Management Certification (PMP) or global equivalent (i.e. PRINCE2) is required.
    Must have experience using structured business analysis tools and techniques
    Bachelor's degree in project management, professional certification or master's degree.

Essential Experience and Requirements:

    Minimum of 15 years' experience as a Senior Business Analyst, Project Manager or Program Manager.
    Managed at least 5 projects worth $20,000,000 each
    Project initiation and planning
    Project Budget, costing and monitoring
    Contract Preparation and negotiation
    Project Communication
    Project Integration
    Quality and Safety
    Experience managing projects of varying scope
    Demonstrate use and knowledge of Project Management methodologies and processes.
    Strong understanding of project financials.

Essential Skills:

    Management and leadership skills
    Organizational skills to manage multiple projects
    Ability to contribute to moderately complex aspects of a project.
    Collaborative skills and the ability to work independently are necessary.
    Respect for confidential information.
    Excellent analysis and problem solving skills.
    Excellent decision making skills.
    Excellent presentation and negotiation skills.
    Excellent conflict resolution and problem solving skills.
    Excellent time management and prioritization skills.
    Ability to effectively manage multiple tasks/projects simultaneously and work well under pressure.
    Excellent written and oral communication skills.
    Great interpersonal and ability to work well as part of a team
    Commercial awareness
    Self-directed , highly motivated and ability to motivate people
    Proficient in using Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word) packages.
    Proficient with Microsoft Project schedule