Senior Project Manager - SaaS at Willow

Delivery, Full-Time, Melbourne melbourne full-time
Description
Posted a month ago

Founded in 2017, Willow is a global technology start-up. The WillowTwin™ is a disruptive IoT/Data SaaS that unlocks the true potential of smart buildings and infrastructure. We are writing a new chapter in human history, with unprecedented resource optimisation and management empowered by data. 
 
For the second year in a row (2020 & 2021), Willow has been ranked in Linked In's Australian "Top 25 Start-ups". You will be joining a team of performance-driven individuals, backed by the most advanced technology the built world has ever seen. We are chartering a new course, Digital First, the Willow Way. Our 'Willow World' is fast-paced, nurturing and collaborative.

Summary of Role:
We are looking for a Senior Project Manager with strong experience in managing and delivering enterprise level SaaS based projects. There will be an initial focus on Perth based projects. Travel will be involved when possible.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Regular engagement with end users, project teams and leadership to deliver real value to their business and ensure growth / ongoing value from the Willow Platform.
  • Build trust with key client end users and stakeholders for new product opportunities, pain points and frustrations to deliver ‘moments of WOW to our clients’.
  • Collaborate with business development, industry leading SMEs, product and support teams to seek to understand our customer’s needs, their business, how success is defined, and ensure that we are exceeding expectations in delivery and developing valued solutions.
  • Manage agile delivery of the project in collaboration with client to delivery scope to both schedule and budget.
  • Cultivate strong internal and external stakeholder management skills to align Willow and Client objectives.
  • Ability to work independently and proactively to drive project delivery and improvements across the team.
  • Lead the client transition to support and Customer success teams to enable continual client value from the Willow Platform.
  • Develop deep knowledge of client processes and value to support the overall end user experience.
  • Coordinate multiple cross-functional teams, across multiple time zones to deliver to the outcome.
  • Use your insights and experience to provide feedback and ideas to our product teams for further increasing the customer value of our platform.
  • Provide regular project reporting in accordance with Willow and client requirements.
  • Support Pre-sales activities including new opportunities and Proof of Concepts to ensure successful transition to a new Willow customer.
  • Travel domestically and internationally as requested by the company for project or company business may be required and potential secondment to project offices.
  • Provide strong financial and commercial management of the project, including accurate forecasting and reporting of project costs and revenue.
  • Skills & Experience Required:

  • 5+ years Project Management hands-on experience in managing and delivering enterprise level SaaS based projects.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent Technical Qualification in Business, Science, Computer Science/Programming or Engineering. Professional registration or certification also desirable.
  • Experience working in high pressure and fast-moving environments, consultancy ideal.
  • Proven experience using agile delivery methodologies and agile project management frameworks.
  • Experience working with new product development and delivering concurrently.
  • Excellent people management skills, including the ability to influence, negotiate and achieve results with others.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills with team members and audience of all levels.
  • Behavioural Attributes

  • Passionate to learn, achieve, and comfortable being in challenging situations
  • Exceedingly high attention to detail.
  • Competent in multi-tasking.
  • Carries a high standard of personal performance.
  • Eager to work in a fast-paced, high-growth tech start-up.
  • Openness to receiving guidance and direction.
  • Ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively.
  • Cool, calm and collected under pressure
  • If you are eager to work in a fast-paced, high growth tech start-up based on collaboration and open communication, then Willow could be the place for you. We at Willow never give up, we work smart, we care about our fellow human beings, and we always put our best foot forward.

    Willow is proudly diverse. We work to create an equitable and inclusive experience for candidates and employees, where people from different backgrounds have an opportunity to succeed. Join us in our mission to digitise the built world!

    To find out more, visit the website: https://www.willowinc.com