Project Manager : 19-01970

San Bruno, CA 94066

Posted: 05/07/2019 Job Category: Project / Program / Product Management & Architecture Job Number: 12153194
Akraya is looking for a Project Manager for one of our award-winning clients. In this role, you will work on critical, innovative projects with some of the top talent in the industry. To be considered, please apply directly or call Harleen at 408-816-2474. If this position is not quite what you’re looking for, visit akraya.com and submit a copy of your resume. We will get to work finding you a job that is a better match at one of our many amazing clients.
 
Primary Skills: Project Management, Training and Change Management
Duration: Contract
Contract Type: W2/C2C.

CHANGE MANAGEMENT AND TRAINING PROJECT MANAGER

Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate and support monthly change operations, including intake evaluation of training requests.
  • Continuously own and improve the monthly change process, including ownership/admin of team collaboration systems and process improvements.
  • Lead regular team status meetings and provide updates.
  • Manage internal team members and cross-functional owners for successful launch announcements, with the objective of improving customer satisfaction and quality of service.
  • Support one-off projects/programs with issues, managing timelines, etc.
  • Provide analysis, recommendations, requirements, and coordinate implementation of team systems.
  • Continuously own and improve the monthly change process, including ownership/admin of team collaboration systems and process improvements.
  • Create new processes to ensure delivery effectiveness.
  • Track team project deadlines and timelines.
  • Work with vendors to ensure timely delivery of training assets.
  • Ensure team members can utilize the project management system and we are tracking our deliverables for reporting purposes.
 Manage Training and Change Management project activities for multiple projects across all project phases, including initiation, planning, execution, monitoring, control and closure.
  • Work collaboratively with development team,
  • Create, manage and track project vehicles, including, but not limited to:
  • Project schedules.
  • Detailed project plans.
  • Project scope statements.
  • Cost estimates.
  • Resource plans.
  • Risk and issues logs.
  • Status reports.
  • Tailor project management, development and support processes to meet the needs of individual (new and/or ongoing) projects.
  • Communicate and collaborate with internal and external customers as needed in regards to project deliverables including managing expectations, presenting and interfacing with sponsors.
  • Make decisions and communicate trade-offs and risks; drive key decisions across projects.
  • Make recommendations to management about schedules, prioritization and resource allocation with input from team members.
  • Provide ongoing project plan/status reporting for use by account managers, clients and management.
  • Provide input into strategic planning and asset creation processes.
  • Manage resource planning and organizational capacity planning.
 Qualifications:
  • 3+ year of experience as a project manager in a dedicated role in a training function.
  • Experience working with a Learning Management System (LMS).
  • Experience managing multiple dependencies in project and program delivery.
  • Ability to work within ambiguity and change direction quickly.
  • Experience with Hive project management software preferred.
  • Ability to adjust and set priorities to meet deadlines.
  Please apply directly with your updated resume or call Harleen @ 408-816-2474

About Akraya
Akraya, Inc. is an award-winning staffing firm that works with many of the leading, technology-based companies around the world. We have been ranked as one of the “Best Staffing Firms to Temp for” by Staffing Industry Analysts on multiple occasions and are a preferred staffing vendor within numerous staffing programs. Please visit akraya.com to search through all of our current openings or to submit your resume to our recruiting team.

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