IHG Project Manager, Commercial Performance Midscale in Atlanta, Georgia

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Do you see yourself as a Project Manager, Commercial Performance Midscale?

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.

This exciting role will develop and manage the project management activities for the Division. This position is responsible for project planning and resource allocation which will include identifying standard criteria for project selection, assessing priority, progression of projects to meet specific and agreed targets including project profile, timeline and budget. Interacts with project team leaders and members to determine realistic timelines and key project milestones for direct or indirect revenue driving projects. Participates in development of methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for projects, programs, and people.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (Key Activities)

Management of integration, scope, quality, risk, time, cost, communications, procurement, and human resources as it relates to each project

Produce regular and ad hoc reports and presentations to management

Develop processes at the project and program level to provide greater quality, resource optimization and consistency across initiatives and the team

Define and execute a comprehensive work plan including: communications, training, change readiness, and organization design/development

Creates and implements complex project definitions, schedules, budgets, ROI and objectives for a large sized or multiple projects of high complexity

Determines need for and impact of changes in scope of project and makes and implements recommendations based on determinations

Gains concurrence, approval, and consensus from stakeholders regarding the various project aspects, adjusts accordingly

Manages Project Leaders to ensure strict adherence to planning cycle milestones, project schedules, processes, deliverable due dates, timely handling of accounts payable / accounts receivable / invoicing activity, etc.

Managing resource allocation; which projects will be brought on and which team has the resources and is best suited for each project

Tracking overall project status across Division and provide reports and executive updates of bi-weekly and monthly executive updates

Recommend efforts to improve internal processes, best practices, and collaboration within the Division leaders

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Competitive salary plus bonus potential

Qualifications

Education

Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Organizational Development or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience. Project Manager Professional (PMP) certification preferred or obtain within 6 months of start date.

Experience

6 to 10 years progressive work related experience with demonstrated proficiency in multiple disciplines/processes related to the position as well as 3 to 5 years prior supervisory or team leader experience.

Technical Skills and Knowledge

Demonstrated understanding of hotel and contact center business

Demonstrated strong cognitive skills-including, problem solving, decision making, relationship management and analysis

Demonstrated business acumen and understanding of business financials including budgeting and cost control

Demonstrated strong negotiation skills, understanding of group dynamics and conflict management skills

Demonstrated ability to lead others through change and the ability to work with ambiguity

Demonstrates effective verbal and written communication skills for the purpose of providing information to clients, vendors and/or staff

Must have the legal right to work in this country

Relocation support is NOT 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 / Female / Disabled / Veterans

Job: Project Management

Location: GA-Atlanta

Requisition ID: R128763