©2020 by Nexiya

Project Manager

San Diego, CA

Nexiya is seeking a Senior Project Manager with a utility background. Nexiya is a nationwide talent acquisition and project management company servicing utility and telecom industries with its corporate office located in San Diego, California. Join Nexiya today to become part of an elite team of experts in the utilities and telecommunication industries.

Job Functions:

  • Understand the full scope of each project including the tasks and objectives for all stakeholders (clients, customers, vendors, staff and upper management) and develop accurate project plans and budgets for all assigned projects.

  • Manage assigned projects from inception to completion, ensuring that all activities are effectively and efficiently completed on time and within budget.

  • Assist in the creation and dissemination of procedures and policies related to the project.

  • Execute developed project plans by building deliverables that satisfy client needs and allocate resources to keep team members focused on their assigned tasks.

  • Attend and lead internal and external meetings with team members and management to review the status and progress of each project and implement changes as necessary.

  • Track and notify clients and leadership at all times of any problems or threats that may impact timely project completion or cost.

  • Ensure that all tasks are maintained in a project tracking system with complete accuracy.

  • Confirm accurate and complete files are created for each project and appropriate close-out documents are submitted in a timely manner in accordance with the client’s requirements and obtain customer approval.

Position Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Minimum 12 years of project management experience with a minimum of 5 years of work experience in the gas and electric utility.

  • Bachelor’s degree in project management, engineering or related field.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification is a plus.

  • Strong computer skills with intermediate knowledge of MS Excel, Word, Outlook and MS Project.

  • Proven ability to successfully manage projects in a timely and cost-effective manner.

  • Excellent analysis, conflict resolution, negotiation, and problem-solving skills.

  • Strong customer service skills and proactive follow-up (internal and external).

  • Strong communication and writing skills.

  • Must be a self-starter attitude with proactive, results-oriented focus; and willing and capable to assume additional responsibilities.

  • Must be able to interface with a variety of people with different technical levels and educational backgrounds; must be detail-oriented and highly organized, and must be able to produce accurate and timely results while maintaining a customer-service attitude.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license.

  • Candidate must be eligible to work in the US.

 

Nexiya, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

 

Job Type: Contract