• Senior Project Manager - Information Technology

    Job Locations US-GA-Atlanta
    Posted Date 2 months ago(3/21/2018 1:50 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-26476
    Business Unit
    Corporate GSC
    Job Post Category
    Information Technology
    Remote Position?
    No
    Position Type
    Full-Time
  • Company Overview

    HD Supply (NASDAQ:HDS) (www.hdsupply.com) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations and specialty construction sectors. Through approximately 260 locations across 36 states and six Canadian provinces, the company's approximately 11,000 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including jobsite delivery, will call or direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!

    Job Description & Qualifications

    Job Summary

    Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects. Oversees all aspects of projects. Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project.

     

    Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities 

    • Coordinates project team from inception through completion and execute corporate planning and project management.
    • Develops new systems; techniques and procedures for automated planning systems, reporting, issue resolution, risk management and budget tracking.
    • Acts as senior representative for Project Management Center of Excellence.
    • Reviews plans and schedules of other participating functions for compliance with the master schedule; resolves scheduling and inter-functional conflicts.
    • Participates in or leads daily, weekly or monthly meetings. Reviews to track and report project status, identifying deviations or adverse trends. Interfaces with upper management.
    • Reviews project business case to ensure accurate costs and internal labor are identified. Ensures approval of business case and present to governing body.
    • Mentors, supports and develops associates and processes within the project management area.
    • Supports internal department training through instructional opportunities.

    Nature and Scope

    • Identifies key barriers/core problems and applies problem solving skills in order to deal creatively with complex situations. Troubleshoots and resolves complex problems. Makes decisions under conditions of uncertainty, sometimes with incomplete information, that produce effective end results.
    • Independently performs assignments with instruction limited to results expected. Determines and develops approach to solutions. Receives technical guidance only on unusual or complex problems or issues.
    • May oversee the completion of projects and assignments, including planning, assigning, monitoring and reviewing progress and accuracy of work, evaluating results, etc. Contributes to employees professional development but does not have hiring or firing authority.

    Work Environment

    • Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
    • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
    • Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

    Education and Experience

    • Typically requires BS/BA in related discipline. Generally 5-8 years of experience in related field; certification is required in some areas OR MS/MA and generally 3-5 years of experience in related field. Certification is required in some areas.

       

     

    Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details

    Preferred Qualifications

     

    • Project experience with corporate M&A activities including technology infrastructure, security and licensing preferred.
    • Understanding and experience with Agile project management methodologies preferred.
    • PMP, CSM certifications a plus.
    • MBA a plus.

     

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