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Program Manager

Company Name: Kroger General Office
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Exempt

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Position Summary:

Manage large, high-risk Programs impacting several cross-Functional Areas of IS and/or Business Processes. Drive adherence to PMO Quality standards.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Mentor Project Managers and actively participate in PMO Process Improvement initiatives.
  • Establish and update Project and Program Plans with actual and forecasts and manage Deviations from Plan and Project parameters.
  • Ensure all Program and Project requirements and/or objectives are properly documented and vigorously pursued to deliver the final Product.
  • Deliver to time and cost within agreed tolerances for Projects/Programs.
  • Provide Leadership for Project Managers and stakeholders and apply conflict reSolution skills to resolve Program and Project issues.
  • Manage Program and Project risk, Develop mitigation Plans, and escalate decisions and unresolved issues as needed.
  • Approve or recommend all required commitments against Programs and Projects.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or related equivalent work experience.
  • PMP certification.
  • 8 or more years experience in Leadership position delivering large and/or complex Projects.
  • Proven track record of delivering objectives on time and within Budget.
  • Expertise in applying the Systems Development and Project management life-cycle Processes involved with implementing I.T. Solutions.
  • Proven problem solving and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability in team motivation and delegation.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills to effectively communicate information to Customers and to all levels within the organization.
  • Passing score on a selected entry test for New hires. (Test selected based on Project requirements.)
  • Ability to travel as needed.

Desired Previous Job Experience

  • Understanding of the ITIL framework is a plus.
  • Six Sigma Certification a plus.

Education Level: None
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Position Type: Full-Time 
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Jobs at Kroger: At Kroger, we hire people who have a passion for helping others and who want to build a relationship with our Customers. No matter what stage of your career, you can build your future at Kroger. We look for people who want more, aspire to be more and work hard to achieve their goals. Our focus on keeping the Customer first is what makes us successful. As the largest traditional grocery chain in the U.S. and one of the world's largest retailers, we employee nearly half a million Associates across 35 states. We offer many opportunities not only in our stores, but in Manufacturing, Logistics, Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, and many other fields.


Company Overview: Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of banner names.  At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone™ and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit®.  We are committed to creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025.  Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.


 Posting Notes:  OH || Cincinnati || 221 E 4th St || 45202 || Kroger General Office || [[mfield2]] || Kroger Technology || Employee || Exempt || Full-Time || None 

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

Job Segment: Program Manager, Manager, Marketing Manager, Project Manager, Business Process, Management, Marketing, Technology

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