NJ Employer Project Manager in Newark, New Jersey

Atos SE (Societas Europaea) is a leader in digital services with pro forma annual revenue of circa 12 billion and circa 100,000 employees in 72 countries. Serving a global client base, the Group provides Consulting & Systems Integration services, Managed Services & BPO, Cloud operations, Big Data & Cyber-security solutions, as well as transactional services through Worldline, the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, the Group works with clients across different business sectors: Defense, Financial Services, Health, Manufacturing, Media, Utilities, Public sector, Retail, Telecommunications, and Transportation.Atos is focused on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and is listed on the Euronext Paris market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, Unify and Worldline.The Project Manager is responsible for the successful transition of client IT services into the Atos Managed Services delivery model. As an extension of the Managed Services service delivery organization, the role of the Transition Project Manager is to successfully manage the transition engagement to achieve the service levels and metrics incorporated into the statement of work. The Transition Project Manager is responsible for the implementation of the contractual requirements between the customer and Atos. This begins at the signing of a multi-year outsourcing contract, and ends when the services have achieved "Steady State" operations which typically include the transfer of people, assets, processes, and knowledge from customer to vendor.Summary of DutiesProject ManagementDevelopment and execution of the consolidated Transition project planDevelopment and execution of Communications Management PlanLeadership and TeamworkChange ManagementRisk ManagementFinancial ManagementCompliance to established timelines and Budget controllingProvide identified deliverables as defined in the SOW and Solution DesignDelivery "Readiness" to Steady State OperationsEffective project closeout Performs Operational Improvement ActivitiesAssumption ValidationIdentify Process Improvement opportunities Identify Optimization opportunitiesA) Education:Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business, IT or other related field or equivalent trainingProject Management Institute Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification or equivalentB) Experience:Minimum of 10 years of industry experience in IT servicesExperience with Project Management in IT outsourcing environment 5-7 or more years of management or matrix management experienceC) Job Skills:Proven ability to manage large, complex IT projects effectively under timeline pressure and within budgetProven ability to effectively communicate across all level of an organizationProven ability to lead a diverse team from all areas of an organizationExcellent communications skills - verbal and writtenAdvanced skills with Microsoft Project, Excel, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, basic Visio skillsYour Application If you wish to apply for this position, please click below to complete our online application form and attach your CV in either Word, rtf or text format. Atos does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, sex, age, disability or sexual orientation. All recruitment decisions are based solely on qualifications, skills, knowledge and experience and relevant business requirements. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to the applications process for people with disabilities.Atos is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran