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Senior Project Manager


Bucharest, B, RO

Company:  Goodyear



Location:   Romania/Bucharest 
Remote work: Hybrid
Job level:  Global Grade - 06




The Opportunity

The Transition Project Manager will manage and deliver complex key service transition projects and programs. He/She will ensure that project readiness criteria are met on time and will obtain stakeholders alignment and engagement.

Principle Duties And Responsibilities


  • Deliver all Service Transition Projects and Programmes in line with GY methodology (managing risk, governance, quality assurance, issue resolution, reporting).  
  • Obtain customer advocacy via exemplary Service Transition project delivery.
  • Responsible for the coordination of wider transition teams involving all respective project resources, i.e. Core Team, Work stream and SSC leaders, internal technical resource, transition team members and local stakeholders.
  • Ensure transitions milestones are timely reached.
  • Effectively manage the stakeholders.
  • Monitor the transition, ensuring issues are resolved in a timely manner and  appropriate corrective actions are implemented.
  • Adhere to relevant escalation processes to escalate resource issues, delayed project phases, missed deadlines and other planning issues.
  • Review the outcomes of the Transition Projects to determine any corrective actions that could be taken to improve future delivery in terms of efficiency, effectiveness  and  internal customer satisfaction
  • Support in the pre-migration/design phase covering end-to-end aspects from participating in Request For Proposals
  • Solution Identification discussions through the actual process transition till go-live / handover to operations team

To Join Our Team You Will Need

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, IT, Engineering or related field
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in project management; ability to to manage EMEA wide projects autonomously
  • Experience of project delivery in all aspects of the Transition Lifecycle Management for the introduction of outsourcing or managed support services
  • Capable influencer - pragmatic approach - manage stakeholders - knows the audience
  • Good communicator - both technically as well as with executive management
  • Confident and capable of challenging functional managers around service, and drive resolution of issues
  • Highly organized and able to manage concurrent deadlines and multiple priorities
  • Self-starter, motivated, change agent, able to collaborate in a global matrix managed organization
  • Ability to view complex/conflicting data, identify problems and propose solutions/alternatives.
  • Strong ethical behaviour
  • Effectively utilize performance management to optimize associate contribution.
  • Competency with computer systems: database, spreadsheet, ERP-based financial system (SAP preferred) and reporting tools such as Hyperion.
  • Training and certification in Six Sigma, PMP related certification or similar quality management experience (desired)
  • Fluency in spoken and written English


If You Join Us, You Will Enjoy


  • Competitive salary package
  • Free private medical services
  • Flexible benefits from your favorite brands available on flexible benefits portal
  • 25 vacation days/year
  • Referral bonuses for new hires recommended by you
  • WFH & Flexible Working Hours
  • Discount price to purchase Goodyear tires
  • Free access to the Bookster library
  • Discount on products and services through agreed partnerships.





Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. It employs about 72,000 people and manufactures its products in 55 facilities in 23 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio, and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg, strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to


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