Thursday , September 28 2023

Xcel Energy Employment – Project Manager II

Website Xcel Energy

Job Description:

Standard Operations Position. Provide end-to-end project management, leadership and coordination for large complex projects or as a part of a transformational project work stream with responsibility for project scope, schedule, cost and risk management.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Financial Management: Function as project controller.
  • Manage project financials including budgeting, forecasting, and actuals tracking. Facilitate RFP and contract management processes. Review actuals versus planned budget throughout project life cycle to identify variances and recommend corrective action.
  • Ensure timely project closure, payment and reconciliation.
  • Lead requirements gathering and planning process for approved projects while engaging all key stakeholders.
  • Develop solution design that defines the entire project scope, and secure all required internal/external approvals.
  • Ensure coordination with other initiatives, assuring dependencies are identified and addressed.

Job Requirements:

  • Understanding of core business processes/ industry trends with ability to interpret/apply ongoing changes .
  • Strong presentation and facilitation skills; excellent written/verbal communications skills required.
  • Vendor/contract management experience preferred.
  • Ability to adapt to change quickly and work within a diverse, cross-functional team environment.
  • Knowledge of project planning and business need justification process and methodology.

Qualification & Experience:

  • 5-7 years’ experience in project management and process improvement; some formal project management training preferred.
  • Minimum 8 years work experience in operations, technology, finance, or comparable function; utility experience preferred.
  • BS Engineering, Construction, Business, Information Technology or related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Job Details:

Company:  Xcel Energy

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location:  Minneapolis, MN, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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