Project Specialist (Full Time) - Singapore

  • Location:
    Singapore
  • Area of Interest
    Project or Program Management
  • Job Type
    New Graduate
  • Technology Interest
    *None
  • Job Id
    1218523
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Why You’ll Love Cisco

Everything is converging on the Internet, making networked connections more relevant than ever before in our lives. Our employees' revolutionary ideas impact everything imaginable - from entertainment, retail, healthcare, and education, to public and private sectors, smart cities, smart cars, and everyday devices in our homes.  Here, that means you’ll take creative ideas from the drawing board to powerful solutions that have real world impact.   You’ll interface with Cisco leaders, partner with experienced mentors, and develop incredible relationships with colleagues who share your interest in connecting the unconnected.  You’ll be part a team that cares about its customers, enjoys having fun, and you’ll take part in changing the lives of those in our local communities.  Come prepared to be inspired.

Team Description

Project management has never been more important to our organization. You'll play an integral role in the business tying project results to business goals, resulting in better market positioning. Collaborate with cross-functional teams and solve for business efficiency. You will be involved in the definition, planning, management, delivery of various projects and supporting the ASEAN Project Management Office part of the Cisco Global PMO.

What You’ll Do

  • Execute project management skill sets and methodologies to address long-term opportunities to impact and improve the business
  • Adherence to Cisco GPMO project management methodology and all other internal methodologies
  • Assist in all project management cycles, including quantitative and qualitative analysis, forecast trends, all to identify risks and issues and work toward innovation and operational excellence
  • Support for continuous improvement of all processes, methodologies and services
  • Support and further build change management processes
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to provide innovative solutions to optimize internal and external processes, policies, protocols, and tools that will enable the best cost, quality, and delivery of Cisco products
  • Supports project delivery by contributing to the integration and alignment of projects and/or tracks of work within and across functions as required by the project and program managers
  • Track success metrics and continually ensure that each project is on track and compliant. 
  • Develop, evaluate and provide reporting on project progress and performance against established metrics. 
  • Perform tasks such as Resource assignment, repository access & maintenance, report generation and tracking
  • Usage of tools and processes to assist Project Management Work (Project & Customer deliverables) which includes financials.
  • Engage in the tasks, specific to PMI phases in supporting the PM/PgM (e.g Plans, status reports, closure docs etc.)
  • Work with field personnel to handle project issues as they arise during deployment
  • Account/Area level Data gathering & Reporting for P&L.
  • Assist with engagement scoping and cost modeling
  • Oversight of engagement deliverable creation
  • Optimize and coordinate interaction between internal, partner and customer resources toward the completion of key services projects and programs
  • Develop technical & business knowledge as necessary to meet evolving business requirements
  • Provide support for other PMO duties as assigned


Qualifications

  • Recent graduate or on your final year of studies toward a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Business, Communications, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field
  • Minimum of 3.0 GPA or higher
  • A strong understanding and experience with project management fundamentals and methodologies
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills with a passion for solving problems
  • Excellent organization and time management skills

About Cisco

The Internet of Everything is a phenomenon driving new opportunities for Cisco and it's transforming our customers' businesses worldwide. We are pioneers and have been since the early days of connectivity. Today, we are building teams that are expanding our technology solutions in the mobile, cloud, security, IT, and big data spaces, including software and consulting services. As Cisco delivers the network that powers the Internet, we are connecting the unconnected. Imagine creating unprecedented disruption.  Collaborate with like-minded innovators in a fun and flexible culture that has earned Cisco global recognition as a Great Place To Work. With roughly 10 billion connected things in the world now and over 50 billion estimated in the future, your career has exponential possibilities at Cisco.

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