Project Manager

  • Company:
    Morningstar India Pvt Ltd
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 hours ago
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The Project Manager role within the Research Products division, will play a key role, in leading important functional and cross-functional projects, while continuously driving best practices and innovation. These projects will use standard project management methodologies, governance structure and best practices and the incumbent will ensure that he/she is able to bring that level of expertise and acumen to drive multiple projects, both in terms of oversight and in terms of hands-on project coordination. The role will be embedded within the Operational Excellence team, to ensure effective and efficient service delivery and will help improve operations on a continual basis. The successful candidate will adapt to a dynamic business environment and navigate changing priorities while ensuring key project deliverables are met within timeline and budget. This role needs very strong project management, stakeholder collaboration, multi-tasking, communication, problem solving and organizational skills to be successful. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Work closely with senior leaders, key business partners and team leads within Research Products division and across the organization, on various projects and initiatives Support the execution of key priorities and strategy against ambitious timelines Lead specific projects in terms of managing project plan, scope, budget, time and communication Support the Director-OE, in overall project portfolio management, to ensure relevant insights are available for informed decision making Identify opportunities in existing environment to enhance efficiency and stakeholder engagement Drive key deliverables and milestones on projects where there is hands-on involvement QUALIFICATIONS 7-8 years of relevant experience in project and program management, including several projects delivered within a high-pressure environment Bachelors Degree with certification in project management (PMP) Demonstrated ability to lead a group of junior project managers and/or work independently and under tight timelines while maintaining a high degree of output Strong written and oral communication skills to collaborate with stakeholders from multiple teams and at all levels Excellent skills around multi-project and resource management Solid knowledge of Microsoft systems (including high proficiency in Word, Excel & PowerPoint) and modern software solutions Strong work ethic and eagerness to learn in a constantly evolving and fast-paced environment