The Walt Disney Company Project Manager, Sr in Lake Buena Vista, Florida
The Disney Live Entertainment Costuming organization designs, develops, produces, stores and distributes operational and entertainment garments both domestically & internationally. The Costuming Project Manager provides support to a diverse group of clients ranging from Front-line Leaders to Executives.
This position is responsible for the end-to-end management of global Costuming initiatives, including the concurrent management of projects with multi-year durations and budgets ranging from small to many millions. The types of projects include, but are not limited to, developing new business applications and system integrations, identifying and evaluating new business models, driving globalization and new business opportunities, and process improvement.
Establish project scopes, detailed business requirements, timelines, budgets and cash flows
Serve as the primary liaison between multiple teams, including Finance, Strategic Sourcing, Legal, IT, and external vendors
Right-size project management methodology and tool(s) to the individual needs of each project
Successfully assesses project risks and formulates mitigation plans
Foster relationships with business partners in our theme parks and resorts worldwide to influence and drive projects and best practice sharing across sites
Provide briefings and status reports to executives, leaders and team members on a regular basis, identifying key milestones and critical path elements
Continually review available resources to maintain first-hand knowledge of where resources can be best allocated
Ensure proper project closure including retrospectives/lessons learned, documentation for all processes and systems, and final financial reporting
Minimum three (3) years of relevant work experience in project management as a certified PM in large projects- PMP, Six Sigma Green Belt or higher, Agile.
Hands-on experience with practices such as Agile, Kanban, Waterfall, as well as experience with pragmatic blending of styles to facilitate collaboration and delivery
Demonstrated strong negotiation, partnering and influencing abilities that result in win/win agreements and outcomes
Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated strong analytical and problem solving skills to achieve business results
Proven facilitator that can lead project meetings and large workshops driving commitments, accountability, and deliverables
Proven ability to deliver projects on-time and on-budget while communicating with executive leadership, sponsors and stakeholders
Experience with project management tools such as Smartsheet, Jira and Confluence
Experience with budget tracking and cost-benefit analysis
Demonstrated proficiency with MS Office
Experience with data analytic tools such as Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), or Tableau
Experience using Slack, Microsoft Teams or other similar collaboration tools
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
Six Sigma Green Belt, Agile or PMP Certification
Our Benefits: Disney offers a rewards package to help you live your best life. This includes health and savings benefits, educational opportunities and special extras that only Disney can provide. Learn more about our benefits and perks at https://jobs.disneycareers.com/benefits
Job ID: 794452BR
Location: Lake Buena Vista,Florida
Job Posting Company: Parks, Experiences and Products
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