Beijing, Shanghai

Area of expertise:

Delivery Management

Job Description

As a Manager, Program/Project Management, you will be responsible for ensuring successful delivery of projects as measured by schedule, budget, customer satisfaction and deliverable quality performance measures. This role will actively support sales and will be accountable for estimating, planning, mobilization, execution, and successful closure of projects. During the project life-cycle, you will communicate status with regular frequency, manage risks and will issue and monitor financial performance according to in place agreements made between Avanade and the customer.

About You:

• Experience on Cloud and Infrastructure related Project management

• Manage issues and risks associated with the project, including balancing scope, schedule, budget, quality, and risks, and will manage aspects through formal change management mechanisms

• Develop, implement, and maintain a detailed project work plan, including appropriate controls, governance structures and monitoring to ensure on-time, on-budget, and quality outcomes

• Ensure accurate development and traceability of requirements during project lifecycle

 Manage the change enablement process throughout project duration

• Manage client expectations, updates and buy-in, including representing Avanade at governance meetings

• Manage and develop customer relationships and perceptions to achieve mutual goals

• Manage Avanade and subcontractor staff assigned to the project.

• Determine the project approach, staffing, responsibilities, and schedule

• Ensure that project resources receive any necessary training and are used effectively

 Engage and manage appropriate onshore, offshore, and near shore workforces, including Service Licensing Agreements (SLAs)

• Assist in the sales process, including estimating work effort and expenses using Avanade's standard tools.

You likely have a Bachelor's degree in business or technology-related field (or equivalent).

You likely have about 8 - 10 years of consulting project management experience.

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About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital, cloud and advisory services, industry solutions and design-led experiences across the Microsoft ecosystem. Every day, our 59,000 professionals in 26 countries make a genuine human impact for our clients, their employees and their customers. 

We have been recognized as Microsoft’s Global SI Partner of the Year more than any other company. With the most Microsoft certifications (60,000+) and 18 (out of 18) Gold-level Microsoft competencies, we are uniquely positioned to help businesses grow and solve their toughest challenges.

We are a people first company, committed to providing an inclusive workplace where employees feel comfortable being their authentic selves. As a responsible business, we are building a sustainable world and helping young people from underrepresented communities fulfil their potential. 

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