Project Manager

Global Support [US]Business Development Palo Alto, California


Description

MetricStream is the world’s No. 1 independent GRC SaaS platform simplifying Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) for modern and digital enterprises, and empowering enterprises and organizations worldwide to perform with integrity. Our market-leading enterprise and cloud Apps for GRC enable organizations to strengthen risk management, regulatory compliance, vendor governance, and quality management while driving business performance.

Project Manager, New College Grad

MetricStream is currently recruiting for an entry level Project Manager supporting the Professional Services leader and Cloud Operations leader. The ideal candidate is a recent technical college graduate who is a fast learner, team contributor and a problem solver. The role offers great opportunities for professional development and career growth in cloud operations and Professional Services.

Responsibilities

  • Create, maintain technical documents such as projects plans, action items trackers, templates
  • Identify and resolve issues to ensure project success.
  • Planning, coordination and follow-through across global organization and stakeholders
  • Exercise project leadership skills combined with strong business acumen and in-depth analytical skills
  • Able to run small group meetings
  • Communication around above topics
  • Plan, coordinate, and schedule meetings and appointments
  • Assist in the preparation of regularly scheduled reports
  • Collaborate with people from different backgrounds and at different levels within the company

 

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree – Engineering or IT or Economics majors preferred
  • 0-2 years’ work experience
  • Excellent project management skills. PMI certification highly preferred
  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple simultaneous projects across various stakeholders
  • Experience identifying, tracking, and communicating a variety of program metrics
  • Outstanding and effective interpersonal skills; along with strong ability to communicate complex problems
  • Detail-oriented, organized, process-driven
  • Ability to effectively facilitate meetings, working towards specific intended outcomes