Flexential Project Manager in Topeka, Kansas
The CISPM’s primary responsibility is to provide an outstanding customer experience during the customer implementation process. The CISPM maintains ownership of the customer order throughout the implementation with a focus on scalable and efficient results, time management and project execution. This position works closely with CI Engineering as well as the Sales & CSM organizations, Local Operations and Platform teams to deliver colocation and cloud/managed services solutions.
The ideal candidate would possess strong communication skills, be articulate in communicating project milestones, and understand how to use effective communication to overcome obstacles and drive collaboration between internal and external teams.
The CISPM should possess the skills, experience and knowledge necessary to successfully manage our largest and most complex projects.
Key Responsibilities And Essential Job Functions
Determine and define project scope and objectives
Predict resources needed to reach objectives and manage resources in an effective and efficient manner by assigning tasks and communicating expected deliverables
Develop and manage a detailed project schedule to include accurate delivery timeline
Provide project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders regarding strategy, scope changes and progress
Utilize industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout entire project execution
Monitor and report project progress utilizing designated systems and tools
Establish and maintain relationships with other departments and organizations as well as third parties/vendors
Schedule and facilitate internal and customer-facing meetings review order requirements and provide status updates
Effectively identify risks and issues, escalating to proper leadership channels as needed
Perform other duties as assigned
Minimum 5-7 years in the technical project management field
BS in business or technical field preferred
Project Management Certification (CAPM or PMP) or applicable experience required
Proven track record managing large and complex projects
In-depth knowledge of cloud, colocation, and networking solutions
Understanding of ITIL framework and ITSM methodology
MS Office Suite including MS Project and Visio
Motivated problem solver with ability to overcome obstacles and adapt to changes
Ability to multi-task in a fast paced and ever-changing environment
Proper telephone etiquette and customer service skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong attention to detail, and a capacity to follow procedures
Consistent track record of meeting and exceeding customer project deadlines
Ability to manage several projects at a time, ranging in size and complexity
Base Pay Range : Annualized salary range offered for this position is estimated to be $75,000-$95,000, however, the actual pay range depends each candidate’s experience and qualifications.
Variable Pay : Discretionary annual bonus, based on personal and company performance.
Benefits of working at Flexential:
Medical, Telehealth, Dental and Vision
Health Savings Accounts (HAS) and Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
Life and AD&D
Short Term and Long Term disability
Unlimited Paid Time Off (PTO)
Leave of Absence
Employee Assistance Program
Rewards and Recognition Program
Benefits are subject to change at the Company’s discretion
Flexential offers flexible and essential services that help organizations optimize their journey of IT transformation while simultaneously balancing cost, scalability, compliance and security. The company, co-headquartered in Charlotte and Denver, is committed to building trusted relationships and delivering tailored solutions that suit the individual needs of its customers. Flexential is deeply invested in the success of its customers, who trust it to deliver core data center solutions of colocation and connectivity, as well as, cloud, managed solutions and professional services. Flexential’s robust suite of assets spans 21 markets and comprises 40 highly redundant and connectivity-rich data centers. For more information on Flexential, please visit www.flexential.com. Flexential is a registered trademark of the Flexential Corp.
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.