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EY Project Manager in Bangalore, India

Project Manager

Core Business Services

Requisition # BLR00994

Post Date Jan 08, 2021

EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. Technology is at the heart of what we do and deliver at EY. Technology solutions are integrated in the client services we deliver and are key to our innovation as an organization.

Fueled by strategic investment in technology and innovation, Client Technology seeks to drive growth opportunities and solve complex business problems for our clients through building a robust platform for business and powerful product engine that are vital to innovation at scale. As part of Client Technology, you’ll work with technologists and business experts, blending EY’s deep industry knowledge and innovative ideas with our platforms, capabilities, and technical expertise. As a catalyst for change and growth, you’ll be at the forefront of integrating emerging technologies from AI to Data Analytics into every corner of what we do at EY. That means more growth for you, exciting learning opportunities, career choices, and the chance to make a real impact.

The opportunity

The selected candidate will:

  • Provides project management expertise and manages the delivery of part of a large project or a small to medium project, acting independently to deliver project to schedule, budget and scope

  • Maintains project plans, monitor costs, manages project risks and creates clear and attainable milestones, adjusting the project plan as required to successfully deliver project objectives

  • Ensures the project follows established client and specific processes including Statement of Work (SoW), Installation Guides, Staging Guides, etc.

  • Supports the Senior Project Manager on project deliverables and ensures project deliverables are signed off by Program Manager and/or Director

Your key responsibilities

  • Manages the delivery of a small project or part of a larger project, including defining the project scope with support from the Senior Project Manager, and manages a small team, milestones, cost and profitability.

  • Assigns responsibilities to team members and monitors progress against cost and schedule

  • Develops project objectives and identifies potential risks and issues, incorporating risk, issue and change management measures to keep the project on track

  • Builds in and follows a cost risk management approach for the project (i.e., accounting for non-billable, project overtime requirements, etc.)

  • Makes recommendations on strategies for improvement from the initial project engagement through to financial close

  • Meets with Senior Project Manager regularly to review burn analysis and recommendations and works with Senior Project Manager to update cost projections to properly reflect current project status

  • Responsible for reviewing of billing requirements and may make recommendations for improved cash management, revenue enhancement opportunities and cost recovery opportunities.

  • Monitors costs, timescales, resources and allocations, taking action where variances from the plan occur​

  • Develops relationships with internal and external stakeholders and facilitates the relationship between stakeholders and project team to ensure accuracy of functional requirements/specifications

Skills and attributes for success

  • Strong knowledge of Project Management Processes/ Project Controls

  • Ability to create tools/ independent spreadsheets to help analyze burn rate/ earned value/ earnings variances and cash projections

To qualify for the role, you must have

  • Bachelors degree in Business, Engineering, IT, Science, or other Technical qualification 5-7 years in a corporate IT environment

  • Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) / PMBOK / PRINCE 2 / Project Management Professional (PMP)

  • Experience creating, executing and amending project plans

  • Experience applying formal project management methodologies and disciplines to manage small projects

  • Proven experience using, interpreting and making recommendations from financial data

  • May have experience working as a scrum master

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM)

  • Program Management Professional (PgMP)

  • 6 sigma certification

What we look for

A self-starter, independent-thinker, curious and creative person with ambition and passion

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

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