United Express Careers – Project Manager

Website United Ground Express

Job Description:

The Project Manager will be responsible for the planning, implementation and management of tasks associated with transitioning contracted airline support operations at airport locations in various US locations, as well as various other company-wide initiatives and projects He/she will coordinate the development of functional and business process requirements by identifying and documenting needs and priorities, and will also develop & maintain project plans, communication strategies and associated materials in collaboration with UGE teams to manage projects from current state to implementation.

Job Requirements:

  • Works internally and externally to identify stakeholders for project involvement and communication
  • Responsible for the oversight of project tracking, recommending risk mitigation strategies, issue escalation and overall project communications and presentations to the project team and operational and executive leadership
  • Assist in a diverse portfolio of project and other duties assigned
  • Conducts project team meetings to assign tasks, track progress, identify and resolve issues or escalate when necessary
  • Creates and maintains project plans including key dependencies, milestones and timelines
  • Ensure adherence to quality standards, and resolves issues to successfully achieve the initiative requirements and committed milestones within the requested timeline and budget
  • Directs project teams, acquiring work estimates, resource plans, and status reports
  • Requires 50% travel
  • Facilitates the development and execution of detailed work plans and schedules

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of project management processes and tools including Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to work and problem solve independently
  • Ability to prioritize and complete multiple simultaneous tasks
  • Able to build collaborative relationships with all levels of the organization
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required
  • Strong organizational skills required
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment (meeting deadlines, responding to issues)
    Knowledge and expertise in change management, project management, project design and implementation
  • Strong leadership skills required

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience required
  • Two or more years of Project Management related experience required
  • Proven experience in successfully managing projects from current state to implementation required

Job Details:

Company: United Ground Express

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Chicago, IL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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