Project Manager - (RPO) Remote


September 14, 2021

In an era where progress is driven by people and experiences, and where finding and developing the right talent is key, HR has become the main engine of business growth. IBM Talent & Transformation is helping businesses worldwide to reconfigure their HR functions, such as talent acquisition and talent development, to deliver the talent essential to their growth.
The Talent Acquisition Optimization (TAO) group is part of IBM Talent & Transformation. We are a globally recognized partner in recruitment, talent acquisition consulting and employment branding solutions that transform the way businesses acquire talent in a highly competitive marketplace. For more than 30 years we have leveraged our considerable expertise in global talent acquisition and business process improvement to redesign how skills are identified and recruited for our clients, and deliver exceptional talent acquisition experiences
Your Role and Responsibilities
The Project Manager position reports to the Project Manager Lead and provides support to the project teams through a variety of tactical and strategic duties. The Project Manager will assist in leading a group of professionals to ensure execution of projects from initiation to completion. The Project Manager facilitates problem resolution and the communication between project stakeholders and team members to help set and execute on priorities.
  • Assist in the communication and implementation of the strategy and vision
  • Consult with Project Manager Lead and management teams to review project proposals to determine goals, time frame, funding limitations and procedures for accomplishing project
  • Execute project planning while guiding the organization through the process and adhering to the plan
  • Report on project activities, changes in scope, challenges and requirements to the Project Manager Lead and leadership team as a strategic tool in keeping implementers and decision makers moving toward consistent, business- or mission-focused goals and objectives
  • Communicate with Project Manager Lead on ongoing status, milestones, and project risks
  • Review, analyze and recommend processes & procedures in order to find opportunities for improvement and increased efficiencies.
  • Monitor, assess, and improve the effectiveness of program best practices, ensuring continual process and quality improvement with a primary focus on the assigned account
  • Utilizing process experience, intelligent workflows and optimization

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • At least 2 years’ experience in project management
  • At least 2 years’ experience in computers, including in-depth internet knowledge and working proficiency in Word, Excel, Power Point, Internet and database applications
  • At least 2 years’ experience building & maintaining strong, working relationships
  • At least 1 years of presentation experience
  • High School
  • 10% Travel Annually
  • Fluency in English

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • At least 2 years’ experience with project management software
  • At least 4 years’ experience in functional recruitment best practices
  • At least 4 years’ experience in computers, including in-depth internet knowledge and working proficiency in Word, Excel, Power Point, Internet, and database applications
  • At least 2 years’ experience in an ATS (applicant tracking system)
  • At least 1-year experience in a client facing role
  • Taleo knowledge
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