NCR Project/Program Sr. Manager in Nashville, Tennessee

About NCRNCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, turning everyday interactions with businesses into exceptional experiences. With its software, hardware, and portfolio of services, NCR enables nearly 700 million transactions daily across retail, financial, travel, hospitality, telecom and technology, and small business. NCR solutions run the everyday transactions that make your life easier. NCR is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with nearly 30,000 employees and does business in 180 countries.

​TITLE: Project/Program Sr. Manager

LOCATION: Nashville, TN

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Manages and delivers project plan (largely independently); including regular reviews of project team activities and the development & delivery of progress reports

  • Directs and/or provides oversight to cross-functional teams; ensuring the development, evaluation and/or review of project plans and criteria; including the feasibility assessment of proposed plans or projects and ensuring the organizational readiness at targeted sites

  • Establishes and continually manages project expectations with team members; including proactively managing changes in project scope, identifying/escalating issues (as needed), and devising contingency plans to ensure delivery on and/or execution of organizational objectives

  • Ensures procurement and delivery of project materials/services per the Project Plan requirements (i.e., time, cost, quality, etc.)

  • Identifies (proactively) emerging material distribution and/or service process issues; along with opportunities for continuous improvement

  • Collaborates with and/or coordinates all matters with applicable team lead/members

  • Develops metrics to measure the efficiency and effectiveness of end-to-end project processes and control

  • Initiates applicable actions by applying best-practice processes, tools, and techniques in accordance with established governance, processes, standards, and procedures

  • Coaches, leads, and/or motivates project team members and influences them to accept accountability for and/or take positive action for assigned tasks

  • Manages training and change management aspects of projects and provides ongoing business support as needed

  • Monitors and continually assesses need for additional resource (where applicable)

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Engineering, Technology or related field

  • Minimum 5 years of Project Management experience

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills and attention to reporting accuracy

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Access and PowerPoint

  • Excellent English skills (written and verbal) and experience working in an international setting

  • Strong presentation skills

  • Highly organized and able to juggle competing priorities

  • Ability to recognize change in project scope and adjust accordingly

  • Strong attention to detail with excellent follow up and tracking skills

  • Good interpersonal skills (written and oral) and the ability to communicate effectively with a variety of levels of personnel

  • Works effectively as part of team, while often working independently and with little direct supervision to accomplish goals and achieve results

EEO StatementIntegrated into our shared values is NCR’s commitment to diversity. NCR is committed to being a globally inclusive company where all people are treated fairly, recognized for their individuality, promoted based on performance and encouraged to strive to reach their full potential. We believe in understanding and respecting differences among all people. NCR does not discriminate in employment based on sex, age, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, military service, genetic information, or any other characteristic or conduct protected by law. Every individual at NCR has an ongoing responsibility to respect and support a globally diverse environment.Statement to Third Party AgenciesTo ALL recruitment agencies: NCR only accepts resumes from agencies on the NCR preferred supplier list. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, NCR employees, or any NCR facility. NCR is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

We are NCR. We power incredible experiences that make life easier. We're changing the way you bank, shop, eat and travel, enabling nearly 700 million transactions daily. How do we do it all? With iNCRedible people like you. A career here means embracing our culture and shared values, always seeking new adventures, and carving your own path. We've been around for more than 130 years and we're just getting started. Join us as we build the future of omnichannel experiences, and have fun doing it!