Company: North Highland
Posted on: October 5, 2019
CELEBRATE YOUR PERSONALITY AND TEAM SPIRIT.
GROW THROUGH YOUR CHOICES.
MAKE YOUR MARK.
North Highland believes in unleashing potential together. It means
we challenge thinking and build our clients' capabilities so they
are stronger for the long-term. It means we create and nurture an
environment for our colleagues where sharing ideas isn't just
encouraged - it's expected. And it means we give our skills, time,
and passion to uplift our communities. We act, create, and build -
not just talk.
Does that sound like you? If so, let's connect.
Why North Highland? Our employee ownership model enables you to
grow through your choices and build the firm. We'll provide
challenging opportunities to learn, and we'll coach you as you grow
personally and professionally. We offer an array of resources and
training (both on- and off-the job) to help our people expand their
knowledge, sharpen their skills and aim for the next level.
At North Highland, you're not a number. Our firm is large enough to
scale up and tackle the most complex challenges, but small enough
where we can each quickly make our mark for our clients.
We started as three leaders gathered around a kitchen table.
Entrepreneurial spirits are welcome here.
Exciting work you will do:
- You will be accountable for simultaneously managing a variety
of (ISO) Information Security Office projects that are important to
the success of the business.
- Taking the reins as the Project Manager, you'll be expected to
come up to speed quickly on a wide range of technologies,
understand and implement solutions to cross-functional challenges,
quickly develop and foster relationships with leaders from across
the organization, and serve as the glue that keeps the projects on
- Lead project meetings with product managers, vendors,
hardware/software engineers, developers and other necessary team
- Interact with senior and executive level leadership on a
regular basis and develop reports to keep them informed.
- Motivate and manage project efforts of team members, resolve
conflicts, and provide performance feedback to technology group
- Create and manage all of the accepted project management
deliverables including the project charter, project plan, budget,
resource plan, risk plan, implementation plan and other
deliverables as required.
- Track, manage, and adjust the original plan as necessary to
What you will need:
- Communicate Effectively: Speak, listen and write in a clear,
thorough and timely manner using appropriate and effective
communication tools and techniques as approved by PMO.
- Creativity/Innovation: Develop new and unique ways to improve
operations of the organization and to create new
- Foster Teamwork, Leadership skills, Rapid Decision making,
Organized Planner with extensive knowledge for on the spot problem
- Associates or Bachelor's degree, or related experience in
information technology (IT) or project management, with 4 or more
years of experience in project-based environment with 2 or more
years of experience in an IT or business environment.
- Candidates experienced in strategic planning, risk management,
finance and/or change management are given highest
- Proficiency in project management software tools ; such as MS
Project, JIRA, PowerPoint, Clarity
- Project Management Professional (PMP) desired; not
- Preferred qualifications or skills include: understanding of
application/system development, requirement analysis & management,
and quality assurance.
- Candidate may travel up to 10% domestic and international.
** Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States
without the need for visa sponsorship by North Highland. Work visa
sponsorship will not be provided, now or in the future, for this
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North Highland is a global management consulting firm known for
helping clients solve their most complex challenges related to
customer experience, performance improvement, technology and
digital, and transformation. We add value and support our clients
across the full spectrum of consulting, from strategy through
delivery. We bring the big ideas, then we make them real. North
Highland is an employee-owned firm, headquartered in Atlanta, GA,
with more than 3,000 consultants worldwide and 60+ offices around
the globe. The firm is a member of Cordence Worldwide
(www.cordenceworldwide.com), a global management consulting
alliance. For more information, visit northhighland.com and connect
with us on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.
North Highland is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer
and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair
and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, religion,
national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran
status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.
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