IHG PMO Manager - Extended Stay in Atlanta, Georgia30309

Description:

Do you see yourself as the PMO Manager for Extended Stay ?

What's your passion? Whether you're into tennis,

shopping or karaoke, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people

who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their

hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And

we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional

team.

IHG Americas’ Regional Corporate Office is

centrally located at the beautiful Ravinia Complex just outside Atlanta’s

Perimeter (I-285), offering a convenient commute from all areas of Metro

Atlanta. In addition to being easily accessible from all major highways, the

complex provides a free shuttle service between the office, the nearby

Perimeter Mall and MARTA train station for alternative commuting options during

business hours. Our office complex offers many amenities and personal

conveniences, including and on-site dry cleaner, private health club, wellness

center and restaurants. Atlanta, situated near the North Georgia Mountains, has

something for everyone, world class educational institutions, interactive

venues, historical sites, beautiful performing arts facilities, professional sports

teams – Braves, Falcons, and Hawks, and is home to unique venues including CNN,

the Georgia Aquarium, The King Center, World of Coca-Cola, The Carter Center,

High Museum of Art, and Zoo Atlanta.

Job Summary – (RoleSummary)

The

Americas PMO Project Manager ensures the successful implementation of new

processes, programs, and/or systems for the Americas Region. This individual is responsible for leading

various project teams and utilizing project management discipline to implement

major initiatives, which involves balancing competing demands among scope,

time, cost, and quality, stakeholders with differing needs and expectations,

identifying requirements (needs) and unidentified requirements (expectations)

and working concurrently with multiple client departments and other franchise

communities as project plans are developed and executed.

Essential Duties andResponsibilities –

● Implement

strategic Americas Regional initiatives; addressing and handling risks and

issues on a day-to-day basis

● Establish

measurement plans and adopt the appropriate quality procedures to ensure smooth

and compliant launch and sustainment of these initiatives

● Manage

all internal project team communications of progress and issues with external

and internal stakeholders

● Develop

project plans related to the project, associated testing and/or pilots, and

full launches for each project as needed

● Monitor

the work associated with each work stream.

● Develop

and deliver project status updates as needed

● Update

project management systems with required reporting metrics

Band 6

Competitive salary plusbonus potential

Qualifications

Education – Bachelor's

or Master’s Degree in Business Marketing, Hospitality, or an equivalent

combination of education and work-related experience

Certifications – PMP ®/

/CAPM ® /Six Sigma preferred

Experience

  • 6-8years’ project management experience responsible for managing large scale,cross-divisional, cross-functional projects with numerous stakeholders.

  • 6-8years progressive work-related experience in marketing and/or hotel operationsand/or a related hospitality field.

  • Demonstratedproficiency in multiple disciplines/processes related to the position,including experience managing projects, change management and/or Six Sigmacontinuous improvement.

Technical Skills -

● Demonstrated

project management experience in organizing, planning and executing large-scale

projects from conception through implementation.

● Completed

a project management training program

● Strong

consultative skills and demonstrated ability to achieve corporate business

objectives across functional boundaries.

● Strong

negotiator and able to influence those outside own team. Ability to lead a team in a matrix

environment

● Must

possess strong communication skills, written and verbal; articulate, persuasive

& influential; systematic and timely.

Will be responsible for developing and delivering presentations to

senior leaders. Ability to maintain

confidential data required

● Experience

with project management software, e.g.MS Project, MS PowerPoint, MS Word, MS

Visio and MS Excel

● Experience

managing teams in a leadership capacity and working in a team environment.

● Works

well under stress and has the ability to manage projects in an environment with

tight deadlines.

Must have the legalright to work in this country

Relocation support isNOT provided for this role

In return we'll give you

a competitive financial and benefits package which can include healthcare and

dental coverage, disability and life insurance, and a matched 401(k) program . Hotel

discounts worldwide are available as well as the chance to work with a great

team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.

So what's your passion?

Please click "Apply Online" and tell us how you could bring your

individual skills to IHG.

IHG is an equal

opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans

Job: Executive / Corporate

Location: GA-Atlanta

Requisition ID: R133764