Job Info Job Title: Project Manager Location: Castroville, CA Job Number: 12050 Posted Date: 9/22/2021 Job description POSITION SUMMARY: The Project Manager assumes responsibility for managing projects across the organization. The Project Manager is accountable and responsible for developing & executing project plans for multiple, simultaneous small to mid-scale projects during all phases of the project lifecycle, from conception through operational deployment, and partnering with IT teams, Ocean Mist Farms’ internal business units, and vendors/partners to provide excellent service and deliver quality projects on-time and within budget. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for delivering projects that adhere to defined and industry standard best practices. Develop and manage project management plans, schedules and budgets and provide consistent and comprehensive project updates, ongoing cost analysis, risk and issue management and resolution. Effectively direct, manage and control all project activities and deliverables, through all phases of the project lifecycle ensuring a successful delivery that is on time and within budget on all assigned projects. Continuously monitor and track work efforts (Schedule, Resources, Quality, Budget and Time) and perform quality reviews. Escalate functional, quality and timeline issues appropriately to ensure successful achievement of project goals and objectives. Develop and maintain productive working relationships with external vendors, business partners and internal IT teams. Manage, monitor and track project-related costs, including budget variances. Keep project owners and sponsors well informed of progress, challenges and barriers. Analyze and present updates regarding project performance, risks, issues, mitigation plans and change requests. Manage management’s expectations and communications on projects. Ensure timely and accurate communication with project staff throughout the life cycle of the project. Prepare and/or present documentation to project management and business stakeholders. Other projects and duties as assigned. ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s Degree in business, computer science or comparable field of study required. Certificate Associate in Project Management CAPM Certification preferred. Must have at least five years progressive experience in a project management role, preferably in a project management office environment, with a proven track record of driving and delivering project closure on time and within budget. Formal Project Management Institute (PMI) training and working knowledge of Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) process groups, knowledge areas and process inputs, outputs, tools and techniques preferred. Demonstrated proficiency in planning and managing projects within various System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodologies i.e. Agile and Waterfall. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal). Demonstrated ability to lead cross-functional teams to achieve project objectives and work collaboratively and cohesively in a team environment. Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including upper management, vendors, and other depts. Ability to influence and communicate effectively through multiple levels of the organization. Experience managing remote and geographically distributed project teams. Experience managing project budgets and managing and controlling project-related costs. Vendor Relationship Management experience, including the creation and execution of Requests for Proposal (RFP) and Statement of Work (SOW) agreements. Experience working with MS Project Professional and MS Enterprise Project Server (2010 preferred). Apply today! Send cover letter and resume to email@example.com Sales Jobs - Management Jobs - Research & Development Jobs - Agriculture Jobs - Marketing Jobs Apply By Our Email: Apply Email Apply Here Online: Apply Online Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V.