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Consulting Project Management Manager, Retail & Consumer Goods Service LineMicrosoft Corporation
Microsoft is on a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Our culture is centered on embracing a growth mindset, a theme of inspiring excellence, and encouraging teams and leaders to bring their best each day. In doing so, we create life-changing innovations that impact billions of lives around the world.
We are looking for individuals that will help us to achieve our mission. The Industry Solutions group provides professional services that help Microsoft customers around the world get the best outcomes from their investments in the latest Microsoft cloud technologies. We focus on empowering customers on their digital journey, from envisioning new possibilities to delivering solutions that result in targeted business outcomes and a great customer experience.
The Industry Solutions Retail and Consumer Goods Service Line's mission is to scale our ability to sell, solution, and deliver at pace for customers. We help to accelerate the digital transformation of traditional bricks and mortar retailers to become cutting-edge omnichannel businesses. We also help to accelerate the digital transformation of consumer goods companies from the traditional wholesale model to a true multi-channel DTC business.
The key areas that we focus on for retailers are Know Your Customer, Empower Your Employees, Build Resilient Supply Chains, and the opportunity to Reimagine Retail. The key areas that we focus on for consumer goods are Know Your Customer, Connect Your Enterprise, Deliver Sustainable and Operational Excellence, and the opportunity to Accelerate Innovation. We're looking for an exceptional Consulting Project Management Manager to partner with stakeholders to optimize global retail and consumer goods industry solutions project delivery.
The CPM (also known as Delivery Management Manager/DMM) is responsible for ensuring the project portfolio is proactively managed and executed effectively. The CPM will achieve this through Practice Management (encompassing business management practices such as planning, forecasting, governance and cost management), Delivery Management (focused on continuous improvement across delivery fundamentals, including portfolio optimization) and by leading a team of Consulting Project Management professionals, providing them with coaching, role readiness, career development and enrichment. Responsibilities People Management - Managers deliver success through empowerment and accountability by modeling, coaching, and caring.
- Model - Live our culture; Embody our values; Practice our leadership principles. - Coach - Define team objectives and outcomes; Enable success across boundaries; Help the team adapt and learn. - Care - Attract and retain great people; Know each individual's capabilities and aspirations; Invest in the growth of others.
- Relationship Development : Manages stakeholders, resolves escalated issues and understands customer strategies to oversee deliveries to expected custome....