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Project Manager C

San Jose, Costa Rica
Human Resources

English (UK)

Job Description


Responsible for the overall execution and accountability of the project from PM80 through PM700. Responsible for the overall project plan and budget, attainment of project goals & objectives, project key metrics, and periodic project status reporting to the project team and senior management. Effectively organizes and manages the resources provided and acts as the main interface to the Steering Committee.

Performance measures:

Targets and Objectives, Business Case results, Schedule and Cost performance, Customer Satisfaction rating, Contract and Claim Mgmt.

Areas of Responsibility, Authority and Tasks

  • Overall responsibility for the assigned project                                              
  • Lead and manage assigned projects to deliver on target agreements
  • Provide project transparent controlling & reporting to local & global management                                                                        
  • Lead formal client interface on assigned projects and keep all project stakeholders informed on project status                                         
  • Lead assigned project team members to accomplish assigned work and conduct timely team meetings                                                  
  • Ensure effective & efficient project close-out and handover if required          
  • Responsible for project risk, project change, and project claim management
  • Responsible for all decisions affecting project financial and schedule outcomes
  • Create and lead management of the project execution plan              
  • Create and maintain critical path schedule for the project                 
  • Escalates project issues to appropriate management for prompt resolution.
  • Support the change management process                                      


Technical & functional know-how (Technologies / Methodologies / Professional Knowledge / Languages)

PM @ Siemens certification C (preferred) or PMI certification (acceptable alternative)


Project requirements, cost and time management


Project change and claims management


Project risk management


Understanding of project financials and KPIs


Project Planning and tracking


Project stakeholder management


Project communication management


Contract management


Entrepreneurship and Leadership skills


Communication skills with all levels within the organization


Proficiency in the use of MS Office products, databases and project scheduling tools


Command of spoken and written English language (and local language if possible); other languages welcome



Variety of Business

Knowledge acquired in ≥5 years working in roles which contribute to organizational, leadership, management and / or critical thinking

 Project / Process
Variety of Function Areas

Knowledge acquired in ≥ 3 years professional experience in project management activities.

Variety of Function Types

Advanced ability to influence others without direct authority, ability to guide cross-functional teams

Variety of Cultures

Previous experience with project roles with interface to team members/customers/partners in other countries, regions and cultures.

Additional Requirements

Flexibility to work on international projects with multi-cultural background and travel worldwide as required

Business results focus, entrepreneur, strategic-orientation

Ability to define project-specific processes as required supporting the successful completion of project goals. Ability to adapt to situations requirements quickly.

Ability to tailor messages for the audience.

Job ID: 96475

Organisation: Human Resources

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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