Independently oversees projects, which often require considerable resources and high levels of functional integration. Takes projects from original concept through final implementation. Interfaces with all areas affected by the project including end users, distributors, vendors, engineers, and other Ricoh groups. Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables. May communicate with a company executive regarding the status of specific projects.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Reviews project proposal or plan to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing project, staffing requirements, and allotment of available resources to various phases of project.
Establishes work plan by working with the involved internal resources
Confers with project staff to outline work plan
Directs and coordinates activities of project personnel to ensure project progresses on schedule
Reviews status reports prepared by project personnel and vendors, and
modifies schedules or plans as required. Prepares project reports for management, client, or others.
Confers with project personnel to assist in problem resolution
Coordinates project activities with activities of 3rd party contractors, suppliers, service providers and customer resources.
Directs activities of project personnel.
Will provide feedback to functional management of project personnel to assist in performance evaluations.
Sometimes participates with Account Managers in pre-sales activities to determine customer requirements while developing Scope Statements to accompany proposals.
QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience, and Certifications)
Four-year college or equivalent experience.
Must have Project Management experience in a service bureau environment
MS Office including Excel, PowerPoint, Visio
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