What you’ll be doing...

The Portfolio Project Manager will support a large enterprise customer on site at their location in Milwaukee, WI.

  • Acts as the primary point of contact for projects.
  • Oversees the completion of project deliverables and adherence of the team to the customer PMO standards and processes.
  • Coordinates with customer to conduct weekly project review meetings and prepare reports for distribution to meeting participants providing reasonable time to review prior to the scheduled meeting.
  • Validates new scope of work meets customer and Verizon's project management requirements.
  • Assists the Verizon Project Manager with the onboarding process.
  • Participates in customer demand management meetings.
  • Meets with customer on a monthly basis in Milwaukee, WI to review the status of critical projects.
  • Attends customer project meetings as appropriate.
  • Reporting: Provides weekly status and executive's summary of all Verizon PMO related projects.
  • Provides a monthly summary of project resource time and capacity reporting.
  • Maintains data and accuracy of Verizon provided information of customer’s approved data repository so long as given the proper access and ability to work within Customers database.
  • Meets weekly with customer regional implementation engineering leads on all Verizon related PMO projects for project status.
  • Summarizes project value written in conjunction with customer at the completion of every Verizon PMO related project.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • PMP certification.
  • Managed an IT program.

Even better if you have:

  • Advanced degree in Business or IT.
  • PgMP certification.
  • Three or more years of managing an IT program including complex projects.
  • Strong IT/Network background.
  • Demonstrated excellent communication skills.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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