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Senior Project Manager - Enterprise Projects

Location:

Irvine - California - USA, Los Angeles - California - USA, Remote - None - None, San Diego - California - USA

Function:

Professional Services and Consulting

Ref #:

2019000445
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Description

The Senior Project Manager is responsible for the day to day delivery of the Kronos product suite to Public Sector clients. He or she is expected to lead and manage all stages of the implementation life cycle, as well as all project resources. He or she will also have some responsibility to support Public Sector financial forecasting through successful management of project budget(s).

Responsibilities:
• Act as Primary customer liaison for all implementation related tasks
• Demonstrated expertise in all facets of Project management lifecycle, including but not limited to, requirements gathering, staff management, budget management, issue and risk mitigation, and status reporting
• Act as a ‘People Developer’ or ‘mentor’ to internal colleagues. Assist in continued development in best practices and employee development
• Monitor project and/or personnel performance, checking actual performance against planned performance to ensure technical, schedule, and budget goals are met or exceeded
• Explain any deviations from planned budgets and schedules. In addition, prepare and support quarterly management reviews
• Demonstrates an ability to lead Executive level meetings and escalations and prepare weekly/monthly status reports as needed
• Provide technical and leadership guidance and direction to personnel to ensure proper, timely completion of work
• 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
• Strong attention to detail as well as ability to function strategically within account; proactively look at ‘big picture’ for project/customer short and long term goals; identify and drive additional revenue opportunities within account

Qualifications

• 10 plus years of project management experience required. 5 plus years of work experience in a Public Sector environment (Local/State Government) preferred but not required. PMP Certification a plus
• Experience leading Enterprise level software implementation project deployments (multi-work stream) is required
• Broad knowledge of labor management, HR / Payroll, ERP, or similar domain product/systems preferred
• Experience managing an implementation team and presenting to diverse audiences (including C Level executives)
• Superb written/oral communication skills and proficient in Microsoft suite. Experience with Microsoft Project, SharePoint and Visio
• Strong leadership skills with the ability to work as part of a project team
• The ideal candidate will be located on the West coast (home office) but will consider other locations as well. Travel requirement up up to 50% of the time with up to 75% occasionally

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Corporate overview

You’re empowered when you’re a Kronite. 

Want to be part of an elite group of highly skilled professionals? We think our employees are a special group of talented, energetic, and innovative people. And for that reason, we refer to ourselves as Kronites. Kronites care about more than just work. We recognize the need to maintain a healthy work-life balance – to live inspired. In fact, it’s expected! You’ll soon learn that we take work and fun seriously. No matter what position you hold at Kronos, you’re a Kronite. And we want you to feel like you have the power to make a difference in your life and the lives of others, at work and beyond. Want to learn more about our culture? Follow us on Twitter @work4kronos. #MyWorkInspired

Kronos is a global provider of workforce management and human capital management cloud solutions. Kronos’ industry-specific workforce applications are purpose built for businesses, healthcare providers, educational institutions and government agencies of all sizes. Tens of thousands of organizations – including half of the Fortune 1000® - and more than 40 million people in over 100 countries use Kronos every day. 

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.