enterprise program manager

Location: Cincinnati, OH

Global, well-established company seeking an Enterprise Program Manager (EPMO) to join their team here in the Cincinnati area! You can't miss this opportunity to play a vital role and implement changes to aid in the continued success of this company. Apply now!

What you will be doing as the Enterprise Program Manager (EPMO):

  • Responsible for program management governance and project management activities for several concurrent projects within the Company's practice with project duration from a few weeks to up to 12 months.

  • Provide administrative oversight for all major projects within the Operations Area and responsible for project management activities for many of the projects.  

  • Create recurring Governance Committee update decks and present to the committee for Operations Project status updates and roadmap.

  • Create weekly Operations Program Status updates and forward as appropriate to all stakeholders.

  • Manage Operations program level logs (issues, tasks, decisions and risks).

  • Work independently to draft project plan, project deliverables and resource requirements.

  • Work independently to drive execution of project tasks with escalation when required.

  • Coordinate and lead weekly project status update meetings with core team members.

What you will need as the Enterprise Program Manager (EPMO):

  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in computer science or management information systems or equivalent experience.

  • Project Management certification a plus.

  • Five or more years of successful program and project management experience directly related to Operations.

  • 5+ years’ experience with managing concurrent and complex projects.

  • Experience managing Operations implementations, and upgrades with emphasis on the Transportation industry.

  • Experience with project management methodologies, creating project estimates and plans.

  • Strong understanding and experience with project management documentation and creation of project deliverables.

  • Experience in creating business requirements plans.

  • Experience in creating and managing test plans.

  • Experience within in a weak-matrixed organization with the ability to establish relationships at all levels of an organization.

  • Experience coordinating activities with third party suppliers.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Project.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel.

  • Understanding of project management methodologies and best practices (Prince2, PMBOK, ITIL, SDLC, Agile, etc).