Electrical/Electronics and Mechanical Engineering:
Fire Alarm Systems
4 Year Degree
Project Manager manages key client projects.
Project management responsibilities include the coordination and completion of projects on time within budget and within scope.
Oversee all aspects of projects.
Assign responsibilities and monitor and summarize progress of project.
Prepare reports for upper management regarding status of project.
Project Manager will work directly with clients to ensure deliverables fall within the applicable scope and budget.
He or she will coordinate with other departments to ensure all aspects of each project are compatible and will hire new talent as needed to fulfill client needs, with Senior Manager Approval
Requires a minimum of 5 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices and procedures.
Rely on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
Perform a variety of tasks.
Lead and direct the work of others.
A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Reports to a manager or head of department (Branch Manager).
Enhance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility.
Ensure resource availability and allocation
Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques (SAGE)
Measure project performance using appropriate tools
Report and escalate to management as needed
Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
Perform risk management to minimize project risks
Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
Meet with clients to take detailed ordering briefs and clarify specific requirements of each project
Delegate project tasks based on junior staff members' individual strengths, skill sets and experience levels
Track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short and long-term goals
Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis
Develop comprehensive project plans to be shared with clients as well as other staff members
Use and continually develop leadership skills
Attend conferences and training as required to maintain proficiency
Perform other related duties as assigned
Develop spreadsheets, diagrams and process maps to document needs
Project Manager top skills & proficiencies:
Developing and Tracking Budgets
Proven working experience in project management
Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
Project Management Professional (PMP) / PRINCE II certification is a plus
Bachelor's Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience
About Global Fire & Safety
Benefits include top pay, paid training, paid licenses, health insurance, 401K, holiday/vacation pay. This position requires the ability to test, maintain, service, repair, sell, and install life safety products, and inspect fire alarm systems for our valued customers per nationally recognized and local codes.