Project Manager- Strategic Enablement

Position Description

Job Summary

As the Project Manager within the Strategic Enablement Project Management Office (PMO), you will excel in leading and supporting enterprise wide corporate strategy and special projects within the organization.

In a highly agile and empowered environment, you will both manage key projects and ensure that success of others across the organization. Our internal customers rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. This role provides a single point of accountability for all aspects of assigned projects.


  • Define project scope, goals, and deliverables in collaboration with management, project sponsors, product owners, architects, and other stakeholders. Drive or assist teams within maintaining focus on project success throughout the delivery cycle.

  • Effectively communicate expectations to project team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion, continuously manage objectives, and hold project team members accountable for delivery.

  • Lead the project execution and delivery and help project teams maintain an overall project vision with supporting project plans.

  • Identify and manage project dependencies, critical path items, and project risks.

  • Support formulation and implementation of enterprise project standards. Plan, schedule, and track project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools. Develop and advocate best practices and tools for project execution and management.

  • Support formulation and implementation of enterprise project management training.

  • Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential roadblocks, and devise contingency plans.

  • Manage relationships with project stakeholders. Develop and deliver progress reports to management and other stakeholder including issue/action item logs, project status, and risks. Build, develop, and grow any business relationships vital to the success of the project.

  • Conduct post-project reviews and make recommendations for continuous excellence in project execution and delivery.

  • Successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously.

  • As needed, support Corporate Strategy initiatives that require high levels of coordination and business acumen, including long range planning efforts.

Required Qualifications

  • 4+ years of relevant project management experience in a complex, matrixed, or multi-business environment. with cross functional teams.
  • Hands on experience as a project manager, within a project management office, or consulting with clients in similar areas. Alternatively, experience in a corporate strategy, business development, or similar functions.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent experience.
  • Practical knowledge of both agile and non-agile project methodologies.
  • Experience working directly with business/functional leadership in a sponsorship or report out capacity. Experience working with C-suite preferred but not required.
  • Experience managing projects to include some exposure within software/application development or IT infrastructure related.
  • Proficient in MS Office products.

Company Summary

Through the responsible development of innovative and sustainable building products, CertainTeed, headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, has helped shape the building products industry for more than 110 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm's slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed is a leading North American brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, drywall and ceilings.

A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed has more than 6,300 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada.

Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

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Project Manager- Strategic Enablement

Location: Malvern

Posting Date: 08/20/2020

Job Code: 580779

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