• Corporate Project Manager

    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(8/27/2019 1:59 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2019-21425
    Category
    Corporate Operations
    Kiosk/Location : Location
    US-WA-SEATTLE
  • Mission

    Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, Wireless Advocates is a third-party provider of wireless products and services both online and in over 600 retail locations nationwide. Together with Fortune 100 channel partners and wireless carriers, our knowledgeable teams of on-site wireless professionals deliver high-value products and services, helping consumers connect and communicate every day. Wireless Advocates operates retail kiosks and online sales activities for our retail partners: Costco Wholesale, Army & Air Force Exchange Services (AAFES), Marine Corps Exchange (MCX), and Navy Exchange (NEX).

     

    Car Toys is the parent company of Wireless Advocates and the largest independent multi-channel specialty car audio and mobile electronics retailer in America with locations in major cities across the western United States

     

    This Project Manager position manages key Enterprise strategic initiatives. Project management responsibilities include development of project conception, scoping, feasibility, planning, implementation and completion of projects on time; within budget and scope. The PM oversees all aspects of projects to milestones, sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, monitors and tracks progress and reports progress-to-plan. You will be a direct leader, collaborator, and contributor in the execution of highly energized projects in a fast-paced environment.

     

     

    Reporting to: Sr. Director of Operations 

     

    Responsibilities

    Specific Responsibilities: 

     

    • Deliver successfully completed moderate to highly complex projects while managing to agreed upon scope, budget, and schedule.
    •  Partner with the business owner and collaborate with many functional disciplines, ensuring tasks are understood and resources are available and secured.
    •  Work closely with internal stakeholders to ensure that the scope and direction of each project is on schedule.
    •  Collaborate with the business areas across the enterprise to fully define business requirements and project feasibility working with stakeholders and business owners.
    •  Work with and lead key business resources to define, plan, schedule and deliver key initiatives on time, within scope, and on budget.
    •  Produce all project documentation including project initiation documents, business requirements documentation, feasibility, detailed project plans, status and issue tracking and other project activities as needed.
    •  Resolve issues related to the scope, schedule and budget of project deliverables at the enterprise level.
    •  Execute governance of key project milestones.
    •  Create strategies for risk mitigation and contingency planning.
    •  Provide regular project evaluations and assessment of results to key stakeholders.
    •  Track project deliverables using appropriate tools.
    •  Ensure quality assurance.  
    •  Budget Responsibility: Medium to Large CAPEX Project Budgets, as well as Operating Expenses.

     

    Qualifications

    Requirements:

    • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience leading moderate to highly complex projects
    • Demonstrated experience in developing full-scale project plans, including defining project tasks and resource requirements
    • Demonstrated experience in project management and adeptness at organizing and planning enterprise wide efforts.
    • Understand the key principles and dynamics surrounding wireless distributed retail and related services
    • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail
    • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft tools
    • Project Management Professional (PMP) / PRINCE II certification
    • Bachelor’s Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience

    Project Manager top skills & proficiencies:

    • Developing and Tracking Budgets
    • Project Management
    • Business and Financial Acumen
    • Relationship Management
    • Project Portfolio Management
    • Business Development
    • Strategic Planning
    • Business Prioritization
    • Process Development
    • Continuous Improvement
    • Performance Management Reporting  
    • Process Improvement
    • Planning
    • Inventory Control, Supply Chain Logistics, Retail Operations
    • Written and Verbal Communications

     

    At Wireless Advocates/Car Toys, our people are our greatest asset. We are dedicated to providing our employees the tools to succeed in their career, as well as to maintain a healthy work-life balance. We offer the following benefits:

     

     We’ve Got You Covered!

    Medical, Dental, and Vision Healthcare Coverage • 401(k) with company match • Company Paid Commuter Program • Paid Holidays, Vacation, Sick and PTO

     

     

    Wireless Advocates/Car Toys is an equal opportunity employer, we encourage and support diversity in the workplace.

     

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