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PwC Labs Project Office Manager

Tampa, FL 33607

PwC Labs is focused on standardizing, automating, delivering tools and processes and exploring emerging technologies that drive efficiency and enable our people to reimagine the possible. Process improvement, transformation, effective use of innovative technology and data & analytics, and leveraging alternative delivery solutions are key areas of focus to drive additional value for our firm.

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Pursue opportunities to develop existing and new skills outside of comfort zone.
  • Act to resolve issues which prevent effective team working, even during times of change and uncertainty.
  • Coach others and encourage them to take ownership of their development.
  • Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations.
  • Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations.
  • Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations.
  • Develop a perspective on key global trends, including globalisation, and how they impact the firm and our clients.
  • Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties.
  • Focus on building trusted relationships.
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

A career in the PwC Labs Project Office (LPO) will provide you with the opportunity to establish effective strategy management and internal communications programs that enhance Labs vision, strategy, values, and purpose. Youll focus on designing communication programs, live meetings and other initiatives that facilitate strategic decision making and alignment across PwC Labs.

Job Requirements and Preferences:

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum Degree Required:
Bachelor Degree

Additional Educational Requirements:

In lieu of a Bachelor Degree, 12 years of professional experience involving technology-focused process improvements, transformations, and/or system implementations

Minimum Years of Experience:
5 year(s)

Preferred Qualifications:

Degree Preferred:
Master Degree

Preferred Fields of Study:
Marketing, Public Relations, Business Communications, Communications Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric, English Literature, Journalism

Certification(s) Preferred:

PMI certification

Preferred Knowledge/Skills:

Demonstrates extensive knowledge and/or a proven record of success in driving internal communications across a business emphasizing:

  • Developing communications principles and practices with stakeholder groups, leveraging a technical proficiency in communications;
  • Managing the business to achieve strategic priorities and goals through the successful execution of communication activities;
  • Driving business objectives and sharing insights on communications activities and processes;
  • Demonstrating knowledge of key strategic decisions made by leadership teamand aligning communications strategy around these decisions
  • Managing conferences to facilitate strategic decision making and information sharing
  • Leveraging technology and tools that enable communications, including Microsoft Office Suite- Word, Excel, PowerPoint; Google platforms and tools; and, web-based publishing, webcasts, videos, and social media platforms;
  • Providing coaching and real-time development opportunities to junior team members.
  • Demonstrating knowledge in transformation efforts, through developing, managing, coordinating, implementing and executing project plans;
  • Demonstrating knowledge and management experience in the area of Project management including industry standard methodologies and tools;
  • Developing project plans to deliver on project requirements;
  • Possessing techniques for identification of risks and dependencies as well as project management techniques to oversee, proactively lead and/or support workstreams;
  • Demonstrating meeting facilitation and management capabilities; and,
  • Displaying excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas:

  • Applying industry standard methodologies and tools to develop and proactively manage project and communications plans;
  • Identifying risks, gaps and dependencies and recommend solutions;
  • Possessing creative problem-solving abilities to devise solutions to successfully deliver on the business goals;
  • Developing strategy as well as writing, communicating, facilitating and presenting cogently to and/or for all levels of leadership and staff;
  • Reporting results and facilitating problem resolution;
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships at all internal and external levels, peers to leaders including effectively navigating a complex matrixed organization; and,
  • Committing to continuous improvement through innovation, simplification and leveraging industry-leading practices and holding team members accountable for doing the same.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.


Posted: 2020-02-16 Expires: 2020-03-18

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