Demonstrable skills and experience in both Enterprise and SME (MSP Clients) Project and Programme Management, based on the principles and methodologies of industry standards such as PRINCE 2 and PMP. With further demonstrable experience of managing teams in excess of 30 members including local hire and remote resources, together with all aspects of annual performance appraisals, and contractor negotiation, with an excellent understanding of the latest ITIL methodologies for ITSM. This specific experience has been gained from over 10 years of managing distributed teams and environments across multiple time zones and cultural forums, through Application and Infrastructure Support and Project and Change Management to have a complete understanding of the both SDLC and ITSM and how to make them successfully coexist. I have developed and managed enterprise grad SLA’s, OLA’s, UC’s and KPI’s framework, for both internal IT staff and external supplier resources to meet with industry and global regulatory requirements. Responsible for ALL Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) reporting and owner of ALL SOX controls for UK. I have a professional, adaptable, and competent approach to both Resource and Stakeholder management. I am more than comfortable with working in an integrated IT environment or as a consultant. I have a strong mix of corporate enterprise, SME and entrepreneurial experience, and to expand on that, my experience has afforded me the ability to learn the complex matrix management structures and business models which predominantly gained within Global Financial Services Industries (Investment Banking and Global, Corporate and Specialty Insurance). Where conversely some of my most recent and earlier career experience was based in one of the most competitive customer service industries, and to achieve success in this, I had to be flexible to market conditions, so that I could maintain strategic focus so as to continually meet my financial targets. The combination of my career experience has provided me with the opportunities of working in USA, Belgium, France, Spain, Gibraltar, Abu Dhabi and secondments to Brazil, Mexico and APAC, for projects that I was either managing or transferring to local piers and latterly I had responsibilities for USA, Germany, Italy, Switzerland and Denmark. I am confident that I have a strong comprehension of global business environments and managing diverse IT Departments across a multicultural platform. I feel that I am confident and excellent communicator and am completely at ease with interacting and influencing piers, partners, subordinates and executive management, both internally and externally to my working environment. Throughout my career, I have remained technically competent, complemented by my training and experience with Prince 2 and ITIL methodologies. I am a strong communicator, who is confident and experienced in influencing business and IT stakeholders-up to and including-CIO/Managing Director Level.
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Proposal Lead and Writer, Cost Savings Technologist, Project Manager, Project Planning and Strategic Thinker. Business and Executive mentoring, personnel development and trainer. Consultancy services including: • Commercialization and Innovation • Business Transformation and Planning • Business growth strategies and development • Project Management • Risk Identification and mitigation planning • Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability • Business Capture Management • Proposal Architecting and Writing I am a recently retired experienced Senior Program Manager with over 30 years experience in the Aerospace and Defense Industry looking to help others with their projects. Specializing in program management, technical management and subcontract management team leadership. I have led program management development programs that has trained and certified program managers for large aerospace company. I have led large proposal teams for management and cost volumes for proposals with value greater that $250M USD. Relevant background and program experience in defining and managing the work scope for subcontracts and teammates in large distributed development environments. Strong managerial skills with proven success in project definition, project planning, negotiation and execution Earned Value Management Systems. I am a proven highly effective team leader with excellent interpersonal, coaching and mentoring skills, communication, and team building skills. I am an experienced and trained Black Belt-Six Sigma Facilitator. As my profile shows I currently have oDesk contracts with five major IT companies that utilize my skills and expertise to assist with project management and proposal writing consultancy. I had a past client who has left me somewhat questionable feedback due to unhappiness he experienced. I learned from this experience to only communicate with the hiring client on proposal requirements. He had delegated daily communications with an employee of his who provided conflicting guidance. I followed his employee's guidance, which wasn't the strategy that the hiring client had. Let these four active oDesk contracts and my past experiences be your guide on my abilities and experiences. Linked In Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/in/jhoxsie
Specialised in helping small companies identify and implement the necessary Program Management Office structure for their organisation. Roles have been in Change Management, Project Management, Business Analysis, Programme Support and Mobile Marketplace Analsyis. Skills required for these roles have been Communication (Both written & verbal) , Customer Service, Workshop arrangement and facilitation, full Project Management knowledge of techniques and applications. I am fully conversant in all Microsoft applications and Open Office Applications. Having emmigrated from the UK to the USA, I have moved from the 'real world' job to a remote area in Nevada and my aim is to build my own freelance business with a Portfolio of happy clients.! As a perfectionist - quality is something I strive to achieve! I'm looking to develop a number of long term business relationships.
I have more than 5 years of experience in customer relations, managerial, financial and technical positions. I coordinate and interact with external contractors, vendor personnel and suppliers. I monitor compliance and control costs. I perform quality control inspections to ensure adherence to contract specifications. I plan and implement modifications to projects and oversee activities and communication between my team, contractors and suppliers. I ensure that my team creates and delivers solutions to clients in terms of product quality and cost improvement in more than 100 simultaneous projects. I am an individual with superb communication skills and a passion to meet and exceed customer demands. I have documented policies, procedures, processes, standard operating procedures (SOPs). I worked and managed projects large in scope, technically complex, and with multiple components. I have extensive interaction with engineers, other project managers and CEOs. My job also entails making presentations and financial analysis backed up by research, SWOT analysis, benchmarking against industry standards and cost impact computations. I have excellent project management skills. I can also be your technical consultant in the field of Personal Care products, FMCG packaging and Regulation. I handled jobs like Research and Development Officer, Product Development Engineer and currently, Manufacturing Technologist in a leading Pharmaceutical and Personal Care product company. This enabled me to provide accurate and technical inputs for different clients. I am also a part-time writer specializing in technical data, research studies and analysis of various issues and concerns of the scientific field. But I can handled different genres as over the years, I've made countless articles juggling on feature and editorial line. My scientific and journalism background provided various opportunities to travel locally and internationally, which expands my line of expertise from science to just about "everything under the sun".I can also do research studies, blog entries, email response handling, chat support and even data entry. I am proficient in MS and MAc applications.
Simon Brody is a US licensed business and transactional attorney consistently Top Rated on oDesk and other online legal platforms. Efficient and effective choice for businesses seeking ongoing support and services related to intellectual property licensing, tech. and development contracts, internet / online service agreements and general business support provided by Outsourced General Counsel. With over 1.5k hours worked on oDesk, Kansas City-based firm Brody Law LLC, can supplement your in-house counsel by offering dedicated contract support (reviewing, revising, drafting). Outsourced General Counsel services allow Brody Law to act to as your company's legal department: from general business formation, drafting contracts and agreements, negotiating agreements, creating compliance policies, to developing strategies for Intellectual Property, Copyright, Trademark and International Business Transactions). Simon Brody understands the needs of growing businesses, tech firms and software developers. Whether he is developing Legal Terms of Service for your website/online service or acting as your business' attorney -- accessibility and providing confidential, professional and personable service are the key to creating lasting working relationships. Depend on Simon's diverse background in the entertainment industry, work as a professional journalist, communications director for 10,000+ member trade group. In some of his past projects, Simon has produced a successful series of legal guides for small business. His varied careers as a journalist and recording artist have made Brody a quotable source for major media outlets including the Wall Street Journal, USAToday, Bloomberg News, Politico.com, MTV News, Alternative Press and Esquire.com. Simon's background in IP/Media Law, distinctions in Business and Transactional Law -- combined with business branding, publicity and marketing experience -- produces real-world results for your business. Simon works diligently to provide actionable advice and law related services that you and your business require in an efficient manner. Please be advised that all assistance, advice or services provided will be limited to matters arising under U.S. federal laws, regulations, international treaties, or uniform laws, including but not limited to intellectual property, telecommunications, import/export rules and e-commerce issues.
Over the past five years, I have set up and managed the financial affairs of several start up and emerging companies. I have set up the Client's chart of accounts to work with their specific industry as well as corporate needs. My core competency lies with a strong foundation in financial and cost accounting and the ability to implement that knowledge for many different industries and provide financial reporting that is useful to not only the owners but other stakeholders such as lenders and investors. I have a strong background in QuickBooks and Quicken but have worked with other financial accounting programs such as TImberline.
Syed amir N. Agency Contractor
• My greatest objective is to provide my employer a quality output that could help them attain their goals and to become a part of their achievements • To obtain my experience in different fields and to apply my all knowledge I have learned. • To Seek a Freelance job in order to practice my Expertise. • To face possible challenges in life, learn more about my weakness and strengths and also to overcome pure competency in this real world.
Aayush O. Agency Contractor
I am a specialized professional in Quality Assurance with 5+ years of experience in Functional, Integration, Regression, User Acceptance, GUI, Cross Browser Compatibility, Black Box & White Box, and Alpha & Beta. I also do site accessibility, W3C validation which helps to optimize and increase the visibility of web portals. I am experienced in working with SVN and GIT for subversion, Mantis as errors and bug tracking tool. I use Basecamp as project management tool for evaluating code submissions as well as daily reporting of project development status. My basic responsibilities include: • To find bugs in your application. • To make sure it works as expected and it is user friendly. • To deliver you a good quality product by applying my ideas of Improved QA. • To reduce time and cost of for software testing efforts. Area of expertise: •Expertise in Onsite/offshore team co-ordination, client interaction, testing and defect tracking. •Expertise in Designing and Developing Test plan, Test cases and Defect tracking. •Experience in using Test Director. •Sound knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC). •Experience with QA Methodology and QA Validations to ensure the Quality Assurance Control. Highly motivated, self-starter, flexible to ever-changing environments and testing needs, able to work both independently and as a team member. I hope my expertise will turn out to be mutually beneficial. Feel free to get in touch.
My specialty is to achieve results. I am ready to work on your complex delivery road map or unstructured problems of your business to make sure you benefit through continual growth. It is my pleasure to share the expertise accumulated through 18+ years of my industrial career.
Mitko P. Agency Contractor
With more than 11 000 hours only on oDesk providing Technical and Customer support services I'm one of the top professionals in the field. I specialize in Project Management (Web development, mobile applications), Virtual team management, Outsourcing Advisory and Consulting. I spent the past few years working for leading international companies in the IT sector where I can place all my language and technical skills combined with Project Management. As a result I have more than 10 successful multimillion projects behind my back and more than 50 jobs for small and medium companies as a freelancer and consultant. I am a very motivated fast learner person with experience in Project management, IT Recruitment and like a Team leader for various international projects. My weekly availability depends on the projects that I am involved, it varies between 25-60. I'm deadline oriented and a good planner of my own time which helps me reach my targets on time. I am also available for all kind of Consulting jobs no matter what time zone you are in, my skills areas are: IT Related - Data management, Data migrating, Software applications development (FDD, TDD, BDD and more depending on the project), ITIL, Technical support hardware/software/remotely/virus removal, all kind of Office related projects containing formatting, paperless archiving, digitizing, conversion etc. I can provide full list of services on a request. Project Management - Risk Management, Team Management, Time Management, Totally Outsourced Project Management solutions, PM Consulting, RFI RFP RFQ and Bid-Management. HR Services:- IT Recruitment- Resume writing/editing according to US and EU standards- Career consulting- Interviewing For more details take a look at my Agency services here on oDesk: http://www.odesk.com/companies/DMP_~~e0a251a536795e06 or check my Elance profile http://mitkopetrov.elance.com I'm one of the Top SEO, Wordpress and Internet Marketing professionals on Elance and I actively participate in multiple discussion groups on LinkedIn, Facebook and the WF.