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Project Manager

Location:

Bracknell - Bracknell Forest - United Kingdom, Remote - None - United Kingdom

Function:

Professional Services and Consulting

Ref #:

201702960
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Description

The Professional Services Project/Program Manager is a critical focal point to customers and internal resources. The PM is expected to manage all project aspects and resources in order to ensure timely, efficient, successful implementations. The PM will also be responsible for working across multiple geographies, cultures, languages and communicating with internal and external stakeholders. This Project/Program manager will work strategically with the Sales and Service representatives in each geography to ensure a successful project, profitability, and customer satisfaction. This position is up to 100% travel with extended periods of time in a different locations.

Responsibilities:

• Assign a wide range of tasks based on skills, experience, language, cultural fit and availability; clearly communicates task priorities, helping personnel adjust workload as needed.
• Understand customers high level business needs and ensure that their designed project plan meets those requirements and the agreed upon Statement of Work
• Prepare project plans/schedules, rack and monitor all deliverables, calendars and meetings as necessary.
• Monitor project and/or personnel performance, checking actual performance against planned performance to ensure technical, schedule, and budget goals are met or exceeded. Set performance goals for project team or work unit.
• Collect inputs and prepare weekly and monthly status reports as required for all levels of an organization. Prepare and support quarterly management reviews.
• Provide personnel with timely, constructive, and actionable feedback that increases individual and team effectiveness.
• Assess the potential impact on own and others’ work, and develop and execute the best work solution.
• Manage escalated situations as proactively as possible, involving management as needed.
•Interact frequently with team, management and customers to define project requirements and identify solutions consistent with defined terms, methodology, policy, and regulations.
•Develop strong customer relationships as ‘trusted advisor’ at project management, payroll manager, and senior management levels.
• Proven ability to manage multiple concurrent projects within customer, tying them all together with strategic vision and focus.

Qualifications

• Proven project management experience; managing an implementation team is highly desirable
• Broad knowledge of labor management, HR / Payroll, ERP, or similar domain product/systems.
• Strong experience scheduling, preparing presentations and status reports.
• Superb written and oral communication skills required (e.g., proficient in Microsoft PowerPoint and Word).
• Strong leadership skills with the ability to work as part of a project team.
• Ability and willingness to travel up to 100% on a regular basis.
• Flexible work schedule to accommodate working with customers in multiple time zones and with a Management team in the US.


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EEO Statement

Kronos is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.