Project Manager # JN -062021-66361

Chicago, Illinois
Industry: Business Analyst / Project Manager
Job Number: JN -062021-66361

Job Description:

  • Responsible for the effective management of all designated projects and their associated budgets and schedules, including coordinating all deliverables and requirements of the entire cross-functional project team
  • Ensure all projects are completed according to the underlying contract and to mutually agreed upon timelines of the customer are in accordance with policies and procedures.
  • Ensure that the District Manager/Program Manager and customers are aware of issues that will impact timely project completion or cost, and pro-actively seek to identify and communicate any schedule and budget risks

 

Essential Job Functions

  • Manage assigned projects from inception to completion, ensuring that all activities, including contracting, RF design, product/equipment ordering, permitting regulatory, construction, optimization, site acquisition, close-out, and hand-off to ops are effectively and efficiently coordinated and completed on time within budget and in accordance with the underlying contract / LSO
  • Manage all external vendors necessary for timely completion and within budget
  • Develop accurate project plan and budget for all assigned projects, modify as needed and direct close-out of completed jobs including the receipt of all required documentation
  • Lead internal and external deployment meetings with other managers and team members to review the status of each job and implement changes as necessary to ensure timely project completion
  • Attend customer deployment meetings to provide customer with comprehensive job status reports and resolve any conflicts or issues that arise
  • Ensure accurate and complete files are maintained for projects and appropriate close-out documents are distributed in a timely manner in accordance with corporate and customer standards
  • Ensure that all jobs are maintained in a project tracking system with complete accuracy

 

Education/Certifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
  • A valid driver’s license required
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification preferred

 

Experience/Minimum Requirements

  • Three (3) to five (5) years of wireless project management experience or three (3) to five (5) years project management experience in any other industry
  • Managing project budgets or related financial experience
  • Customer-facing project management experience

 

Other Skills/Abilities

  • Advanced knowledge of telecommunications/wireless project management, asset management, tower maintenance and property management
  • Advanced knowledge of Public and Private right of way project deployment, including regulatory and permitting processes
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints along with civil inside & outside plant construction methods or tower/roof top structural details
  • Ability to direct the diagnosis of work flow problems, critical paths and institute remedies
  • Ability to read and understand financial metrics and identify remedies to financial issues
  • Customer service orientation with a strong problem-solving approach
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage and process multiple data streams
  • Knowledge of construction services: Telco, power, fiber, basic construction, vendor equipment requirements, and antennas


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