Project Manager 3

Plans, directs and coordinates daily activities to ensure compliance with the project’s timeframe and budget. Usually develops projects whose financial impact and importance is high, often above $1 million.

Reports To Consulting Manager
Location San Jose, Costa Rica
Job Responsabilities • Assists in the definition and documentation of the PMO processes
• Provides all information relating to projects required by financial and management areas of the company, such as reports, project status summary, billing plans and deliverables, future resource requirements, etc.
• Ensures compliance with the company rules, training plans, staff vacations, and keeps the morale and motivation of his team
• Supports the Sales department by detecting and quickly reporting other business opportunities with current customers
• Creates, collects and maintains performance indicators on assigned projects in order to make necessary adjustments
• Estimates the number of people required for the execution of the project and ensures adequate resource allocation
• Delegates tasks and responsibilities to the appropriate people
• Ensures that the project meets the defined margin contribution and revenue recognition goals
• Makes requests for software, equipment and other items needed in the project
• Completes work achieving the objectives
• Leads others and helps them to improve efficiently
• Empowers through the work of others
• Team player
• Plans his work, recruits staff, assigns tasks, and motivates, trains and measures team performance
• Establishes good relations with his boss, peers and teams, and develops reports to build an open and reliable dialogue
• Evaluates the team members together with the Technical Leader, based on the Balance Scored Card, and provides annual feedback on performance
• Manages the relationship and communications with customer representatives during the project
• Ensures task assignment, objectives, goals and clear information about the project for all team members
Ideal Candidate We are seeking a fully bilingual (English/Spanish) individual with a bachelor’s degree in information technology, business administration or related fields (MBA is desirable), and a minimum of 5 years in similar positions. Full knowledge of project management, preferably with a formal certification or at least an approved course. Basic financial knowledge (budgeting, analysis and ROI metrics, cost control) is desired. Knowledge in the following technologies: .NET framework, ASP classic, ASP.NET, C#.NET, VB6, VB.NET, Silverlight and Java/J2EE (desirable).