Senior Project Manager

<span style="font-weight: 400;">Altus is looking for a new Senior Project Manager to join our Global Consulting Services team in London. With responsibility for overseeing projects from beginning to end and ensuring that the project is completed successfully, this is a career building move.</span>

London, UK

Altus Group, developers of ARGUS Software

<p>At Altus Group, developers&nbsp;of ARGUS Software, we break ground everyday with products that provide consistency, transparency, and efficiency into the financial and operational processes that drive the global world of commercial real estate. Our products were built exclusively for commercial real estate companies, incorporating best practices learned from over 25 years serving the industry and clients in over 60 countries. ARGUS Software&rsquo;s products have become the industry standard and provide the complete solution for managing and growing your commercial real estate portfolio. Thousands of users globally including leading owners, managers, financial institutions, brokerages and REITs trust ARGUS Software solutions to improve the visibility and flow of information throughout their critical business processes. These processes include asset management, asset valuation, portfolio management, budgeting, forecasting, reporting, lease management, collaboration and knowledge management.</p> http://www.altusgroup.com/analytics

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Experienced

Overview: <p><strong>Who we are</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Altus Group is a leading provider of software, data solutions and independent advisory services to the global commercial real estate industry. Our businesses, Altus Analytics and Altus Expert Services, empower clients to analyze, gain market insight and recognize value on their real estate investments. Headquartered in Canada, we have approximately 2,300 employees around the world, with operations in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.</span></p> <p><strong>The opportunity</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">As a result of accelerated growth and bringing on a new significant client, Altus is looking for a new Senior Project Manager to join our Global Consulting Services team in London. This is a client-facing role managing 5 - 8 projects simultaneously with 10% travel throughout the EMEA region and the potential to work with clients in Asia-Pacific moving forward. With responsibility for overseeing projects from beginning to end and ensuring that the project is completed successfully, this is a career building move.</span></p> <p><strong><br />Who you are</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">You are a Project Manager looking for a chance to work on multiple projects in an exciting and growing industry, with less travel and more impact. You are comfortable presenting to and negotiating with C-level executives on the client side. Your area of expertise lies in successfully delivering external-facing projects and going the extra distance to ensure you&rsquo;ve exceeded the client&rsquo;s expectations. </span></p> <p><strong><br />What&rsquo;s in it for you</strong></p> <ul> <li><strong><em><span style="font-weight: 400;">Impact and exposure. </span></em><span style="font-weight: 400;">You want to join a product company focused on expanding their solutions and owning a bigger piece of the #PropTech market.</span></strong></li> <li><em><span style="font-weight: 400;">Influence. </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">You want to ramp up your expertise on our products and apply your knowledge at client sites. You want to be involved in the projects from inception to successful rollout with the autonomy to make decisions.</span></em></li> <li><em><span style="font-weight: 400;">Fulfillment. </span></em><span style="font-weight: 400;">You want to achieve a positive balance between work and life, with less travel than a typical consulting role.</span></li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <p><strong>Our new Senior Project Manager will:</strong></p> <p><em><span style="font-weight: 400;">Be part of the Global Consulting Services Team. </span></em><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will work for and with the Director, PMO. You will be accountable for planning the project deliverables, managing the scope and following the project methodology. You will lead the internal and external project resources and be a point of contact for stakeholders. </span></p> <p><em><span style="font-weight: 400;">Manage multiple medium and large scale client projects. </span></em><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will oversee numerous projects; ensuring deliverables are met on time and on budget. You will establish project schedules, manage communications and monitor the project efforts. You will be responsible for the end-to-end process including detailed planning, budgeting, reporting, implementation and change management.</span></p> <p><em><span style="font-weight: 400;">Implement software. </span></em><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will drive the implementation and manage risks for client projects. You will consider the big-picture effects and proactively manage issues. You will implement engagement review and quality assurance procedures following the methodology to ensure profitable and successful execution. You will contribute to the client&rsquo;s engagement and future work with Altus Analytics.</span></p> <p><strong><br />On a day-to-day project basis, you will:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Advise and consult on project timelines, resource allocation and scope.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Manage resources, timelines and deliverables &nbsp;to meet deadlines.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Establish processes to manage scope throughout implementation project life cycles.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Manage the end-end application deployment and system upgrades.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Collaborate across several internal and external teams including development, consulting, business stakeholders and clients on application developments/upgrades projects.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Be responsible for all project status reporting, vendor management and project documentation.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Generate weekly management status reports, pre-meeting work, meeting agenda, meeting notes and deliverables for each project.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Nurture and maintain strong relationships with clients.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Provide leadership, direction and support to project team members.</span></li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>Our new Senior Project Manager will have:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">The ideal combination of education, certification and hands-on Project Management experience:</span></li> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">A university degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, or a related field.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Bonus points for Prince2 Certification.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Extensive experience in overseeing and delivering mid to large complex Technology projects preferably in software application development with exposure to the full SDLC. You have overseen the project deliverables from end to end, driving the project; managing the resources; proactively identifying issues and developing the mitigation plan. </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Communication skills in German is a significant asset.</span></li> </ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Relationship building expertise. You have expertise working closely with internal and client stakeholders across all levels. You can build client confidence in the project team and company. </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Transparent communication style. You are an outstanding communicator in formal, informal, large, small, verbal and written communications. You can relay delays and setbacks while managing expectations and retaining the client&rsquo;s confidence.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">A creative and process-oriented approach. You have strengths in strategic planning, risk management and change management. </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">The drive to own and lead. Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, manage changing priorities and the ability to perform under pressure making decisions, delegating and negotiating as appropriate. </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">A results-oriented focus. You can anticipate, understand and respond to the needs of clients and you are driven to meet or exceed their expectations. You are a forward thinker and can innovate solutions to keep the project - and the business - moving forward. </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Enthusiasm for working in a transforming environment. You thrive in a changing environment and welcome the opportunity to lead and implement growth and opportunity. </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Appreciation for cross-team collaboration. You can manage and influence the work of a multi-functional team environment with rapidly changing priorities under tight deadlines. </span></li> </ul> <p><strong><br />Need any more reasons to want to work with us?</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">As we continue to grow, the possibilities for the people that join Altus Analytics are significant. From professional growth to innovation to collaboration we are committed to continuing to foster the right environment to help our people realize their full potential. We give our people the freedom and responsibility to take charge of their career path, bring new ideas to the forefront and work on critical projects that will shape the success of our clients.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Apply now, refer a friend or stay on top of what's new by following us on LinkedIn.</span></p>