Sr. Project Manager

Employer
AKQA
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
The Senior Project Manager at AKQA will acutely understand a projects desired outcomes. Taking responsibility for assignments, ensuring completion on time, within budget and against agreed objectives, the Senior Project Manager will be able to confidently address business needs, manage resources and any issues to successfully navigate and deliver all aspects of the assignment.ROLE REQUIREMENTSExperience in conducting meticulous scoping, planning, costing and timing of projectsOversee the entire delivery and execution process, ensuring and facilitating effective team communication and collaborationEvaluate and improve delivery practices and techniquesEnsure aims of the project together with quality standards are metUse AKQAs software and systems to keep track of people and progressExperience in carrying out risk assessmentWhere relevant, recruiting, managing and monitoring specialists and sub-contractors to ensure quality and guidelines are maintainedEnsure a collaborative One Team approach comprising both client and agency representativesQUALITIES AND CHARACTERISTICSMust have experience with Emerging Technologies, Business Strategy, and AnalyticsRigorous in organization and management, conscientious and adept in solving issues at all levels of a projectAbility to inspire, support and understand the interplay between people, processes and systemsSharp attention to detail and a drive for perfectionExcellent analytical and numeracy skills