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Senior Global Project Manager

Job ID 193820BR Date posted 11/24/2022
  • Rochester, Minnesota
  • Full Time
  • International
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Position description
The Senior Global Project Manager (SGPM) works independently, assuming primary responsibility for planning, directing, coordinating and delivering global project activities through the entire project life cycle (from initiation through handoff to the client) that are major/complex/business critical.

The Senior Global Project Manager is responsible to execute the MCI vision and strategic direction and work with a subset of functional experts to deliver on MCI business and strategic priorities. Also, works closely with clients on a range of complex assignments while leading in a team environment using independent judgement and critical thinking skills to gather data, frame situations and provide practical solutions to meet client needs. The Senior Global PM will lead large projects that have site-, enterprise-level or global strategic importance. Project work has high to very high risk and risk interdependencies, multiple interrelationships, and may have major costs associated. Responsible for building relationships with clients and seeking opportunities to expand the scope of business and managing established budget. Leads and provides direction in the development and tracking of project budgets. Position requires strict adherence to budget management and guidelines of both the assigned project, department and the institution. Independently leads problem-solving and decision-making activities, within the scope of the project and change management process, taking reasonable and prudent actions to accomplish agreed upon project objectives. Leverages many years of experience to manage extensive projects and is highly competent in the implementation of project results. Uses advanced negotiations skills that are characterized by innovative thinking. The use and application of Agile methodologies is important to this role. Many of the items important to an Agile process are not unique to Agile.

This individual may be responsible for monitoring scrum processes and scrum meetings. They may work to increase efficiency, motivate the team, and advocate for changes that will ensure quality and timeliness. Leading project teams may include the following not already specified above:
  • Guiding teams on Agile practices and values to implement critical projects in a timely manner
  • Assessing maturity of the team and organization and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable
  • Removing impediments and blockers or guiding the team to do so; escalating to management when appropriate
  • Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised and resolved
  • Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work
  • Facilitating effective and efficient discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution
Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially on creating the product backlog and ongoing backlog refinement as needed. May have direct and indirect reports and be in a position to employ and guide the project staff in a goal-oriented way within projects. The Senior Global Project Manager leads and demonstrates project-focused culture at Mayo Clinic, and also advises/provides mentorship to other staff regarding project management practices, methods, and standards. Performs additional job-related functions as detailed by immediate supervisor.


Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree with 10 years’ experience in Project Management and business related activities or Master's degree with 7 years’ experience in Project Management.
  • Experience in successfully managing and delivering on large and complex global business projects with agility.


Additional qualifications
Education preference: project management, business administration, agile/scrum, management.
Experience preference: managed successful projects involving global markets, cultures and partners.

Candidates should also include any certifications they have, which may include but are not necessarily limited to Certified Product Management, Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Advanced Certified Scrum Master (A-CSM), PMI Agile Certified Practitioner, and/or Certified Scrum Professional (CSP).

License or certification
Active (unexpired) Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is required.

Exemption status
Exempt

Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.

Benefits eligible
Yes

Schedule
Full Time

Hours / Pay period
80

Schedule details
Monday - Friday, flexibility with supporting global time zones

Weekend schedule
as needed to support global time zones

Remote
Yes

International Assignment
No

Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.

Recruiter
Adriana Semko

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As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.
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