Verizon Project Management Specialist in Cary, North Carolina

What you’ll be doing...

Work on interesting, multidimensional projects and manage the development of high-profile initiatives across our business. Collaborate with clients, guide and inspire cross-functional teams, and tap into your leadership skills to successfully oversee every step of a project’s evolution.

  • Support Verizon Credo through adherence to company policies, processes and practices.

  • Execute & maintain project management processes in the areas of project schedule, quality, communications, risk/issue, escalation and change management.

  • Provide project support under the guidance of the Lead PM for 2-3 Medium/Large projects, Tower lead AND provide independent PM support for Small/Medium projects.

  • Develop and maintain project schedules and calendars with the input from client and project team.

  • Track and manage tasks assigned to the internal teams to meet client deliverables while distributing regular status reports to stakeholders.

  • Act as primary customer interface by facilitating team meetings to include providing meeting minutes, and action items.

  • Build strong communication channels with client and internal departments such as Sales, Solutions & Service with the ability to provide custom reporting, monthly dashboards, schedule integration and metrics/SPI management.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.

  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Two or more years of Project Management related experience.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.

  • Four or more years of proven Project Management experience with proven track record and experience with deploying and delivering complex solutions.

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office product suite, including PowerPoint, Excel & Word.

  • Excellent organizational skills.

  • Supplier Management experience.

  • Demonstrated experience with verbal & written communications.

  • Enterprise Client Experience.

  • Financial Business acumen.

  • Broad Verizon product experience.

  • Proven leadership skills & capabilities.

  • Ability to manage and negotiate with required internal and external organizations.

  • Knowledge and experience with Clarity.

  • ITIL V3 Certification.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification.

  • Proficiency in customer enablement tools.

  • Knowledge and experience with Clarity.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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