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Company: Smithville Communications
Location: Ellettsville
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Job Description:

Smithville, an established and trusted provider of Internet, Voice, Security, and Enterprise data services, is seeking a Manager for our Project Management department . Recognized nationally as a Top 100 broadband provider, we pride ourselves on our ability to provide our customers with excellent customer service and prompt solutions to their needs. While the company has grown to be Indiana's largest privately held telecommunications organization, its core family-focused values make it unique. Smithville maintains more than 3,000 miles of high-capacity fiber in the state of Indiana and a 100 Gigabit fiber ring with full redundancy that serves large-scale businesses and enterprise-level operations.

You and your team will provide project management for company initiatives and ensure operations and infrastructure are readied and in place for project launches. As the Manager, you will ensure that personnel (internal and external), materials, financial resources, and support systems are aligned for each project and used effectively to implement and support projects, the company, and customers.

In this position, you will develop and implement the department's standards for initiating and executing projects. Additionally, as needed, you will consult with department managers and external teams on other company-led initiatives to help ensure efficient execution.

You will spend approximately 60% of your time managing projects, 15% supporting and managing the team, and 25% monitoring overall company project resources, forecasting project impact, monitoring project performance, and communicating with leaders and key stakeholders.

You will make crucial decisions daily. Decisions will include but are not limited to: personnel allocation (staffing resources), material resource allocation (equipment/materials needed versus required), change management (altering projects as necessary to accommodate required scope, budget, timeline, or resource changes), defining project tasks (determining tasks required to complete objectives), and reviewing financials (adjusting as necessary to meet scope and budget).

Bachelor's degree in business management or a similar discipline
Project Management certification required. Project Management Professional (PMP) or Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) certifications preferred. If you are not currently certified, you must attain approved certification within 18 months
3 - 5 years of demonstrated project management experience
2 years of supervisory experience preferred
1-3 years of work experience in the telecommunications industry preferred
Demonstrated experience with process development and implementation
Ability to work effectively with cross-functional groups
Strong skills in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, and MS Project)
Experience creating business cases, new process flow charts, and process mapping
Strong organizational skills
Demonstrated sense of urgency, attention to detail, and ability to work to deadlines
Flexibility to work in support of multiple projects simultaneously
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Methodical and analytical in approach to problem-solving
Demonstrated experience delivering presentations to stakeholders, including executives

Competitive Salary
Insurance Plans include Medical - Prescription - Dental - Vision - Term Life - Voluntary Insurance (Excellent coverage at minimal cost to you!!)
Employer-paid Term Life Insurance, AD&D, and Long-Term Disability Insurance
Health Savings Account with generous company contributions to your HSA
401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with a rich company match!!
Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) program
Professional development and training
Nine paid holidays
Tuition reimbursement
Discounted company products and services
Fun company events!

For nearly 100 years, Smithville has been and is a locally grown, family-owned, cutting-edge, live-where-we-work, stand-by-our-products, part-of-the-neighborhood, wildly-Hoosier technology company in the heart of Southern Indiana. We provide the best technology services without sending you across the globe for support. We love our services and Indiana. We think you will too!

Apply at Review of employment applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Smithville is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


Keywords: Smithville Communications, Bloomington , MANAGER, PROJECT MANAGEMENT, Executive , Ellettsville, Indiana

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