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Job Description

Do you see yourself as the Project 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 –

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 and Responsibilities –

* 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 plus bonus potential

Job Requirements

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 –

* 6-8 years’ project management experience responsible for managing large scale, cross-divisional, cross-functional projects with numerous stakeholders.
* 6-8 years progressive work-related experience in marketing and/or hotel operations and/or a related hospitality field.
* Demonstrated proficiency in multiple disciplines/processes related to the position, including experience managing projects, change management and/or Six Sigma continuous 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 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 / Females / Disabled / Veterans

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