Project Manager

Transportation Long Island City, New York


Description

Recipe for Success The Transportation Project Manager is responsible for the coordination of logistics and will act as a liaison for Transportation projects.  This person will manage large scale projects and work cross-functionally with many departments including:

  • Manages large scale projects with no supervision
  • Communicates status of Projects with Senior Management
  • Works cross functionally with other departments
  • Responsible for managing Project Schedules and Milestones via Microsoft Project
  • Responsible for gathering Requirement Documentation
  • Manages execution of implementation and training plan
  • Prioritizes key issues via the Transportation Issue Log

 

Key ingredients

  • Bachelor's Degree a required, Master’s Preferred
  • PMP Certification preferred
  • Minimum three (3) years project experience preferred, but not required
  • Candidate must be able to work in USA, no sponsorship is available
  • Knowledge of Project Management principles
  • Knowledge of the principles of Change Management
  • Experience in Cost-Benefit Analysis preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and organization skills are a must
  • Strong follow up skills
  • Must be comfortable with Microsoft Project or Workfront.
  • Must be comfortable working Windows environment and MS office tools (Windows, MS Access, Excel).
  • This is a full time position, with a regular schedule. Must be able to adjust schedule from time to time to meet project needs.
  • Outstanding and proven written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to understand and manipulate data and work with numbers
  • Experience leading cross-functional teams preferred.
  • Ability to communicate well with others and present
  • Strong analytical skills / Analytical mind which is able to process information logically
  • Must be detail orientated with optimal organizational skills; with a focus on teamwork and follow-up
  • Knowledgeable in running and operating database systems preferred
  • Working knowledge of computer hardware and software and ability to learn new software
  • Goal oriented work ethic with high standards for quality performanc
  • Must embody and demonstrate company values and culture