Director Of Special Projects Resume Samples

The main purpose of hiring a Director of Special Projects is to deliver project management, implement support for key projects and promote efficiency and effectiveness of the projects. While the role and duties change based on the size and objective of the project, the following are certain core tasks mentioned on the Director of Special Projects Resume – promoting efficiency and mitigating risks; directing and supporting implementation of special projects; identifying and prioritizing opportunities and risks; directing and coordinating work efforts; developing and managing budgets; and leading the working group for special projects and initiatives.

The basic requirement for the post includes the following – experience in managing a team of culturally diverse employees; certification in operations and project management best practices; strong written and verbal communication skills; strong understanding of budgets; and extensive knowledge of donor regulations and compliance expectations. A Master’s degree in a related field and work experience in project management is mandatory.

Director Of Special Projects Resume example

Director Of Special Projects Resume

Objective : Innovative, collaborative communications professional with over 17 years of experience positioning organizations in key markets through comprehensive communications campaigns. Aligns company vision with targeted strategies that engage key stakeholders.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, HTML.

Description :

    1. Managed editor of the organizational daily newsletter.
    2. Conceptualized and implemented projects representing FRC.
    3. Facilitated and evaluated FRC and FRC Action's use of grassroots communications.
    4. Performed as Event Manager for book signings, annual convention, and miscellaneous events.
    5. Directed Communications Acting Vice President for the communications department.
    6. Managed a staff of 6 and a budget of $1,039,000.
    7. Increased media hits over a 6 month period by 30% by expanding the communications strategy of the organization.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BAAS In Communication


Jr. Director Of Special Projects Resume

Objective : Full time Dietary Services Manager. Have five years of experience in this position in addition to five years of related customer service, sales and management elsewhere.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Relations, Bartending, CreativeSuite, Management.

Description :

    1. Managed Design Application, Real Estate, and Construction.
    2. Completed remodels, expansions, and retrofits of both retail cafes and industrial commissary.
    3. Resolved unusual construction needs and trouble-shoot plant issues, in tandem with operational team.
    4. Resolved immediate issues as well as establish protocols and solutions which were sustainable for the long term.
    5. Led an important initiative which addressed large equipment investments and modifications.
    6. Led 'break- through' equipment adaptations such as installing a combination of vacuum tubes.
    7. Codified the cafe development processes for the first time which involved a thorough analysis.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Director Of Special Projects I Resume

Objective : Senior professional with more than ten (10) years expertise in operational and project management, program compliance, contract and grant administration, community and economic development.

Skills : Leadership, Board Relations, Medical Staff Relations.

Description :

    1. Served as an advocate to assist minority, women, and disabled.
    2. Coordinated with developers, community stakeholders, public officials, and legislative teams to promote project inclusion.
    3. Researched and captured performance data and analysis, reviewed disparity and created market development for the applicability of business goals and objectives.
    4. Consulted with department leaders in developing and integrating project participation goals and strategies into budget planning processes and practices.
    5. Provided analytical support on the City's Project Participation goals and Economic Opportunity Plan.
    6. Reporting by providing metrics for measuring the effectiveness of inclusion.
    7. Responded to legislative mandates regarding Mayoral Fiscal and City Council Reports on minority, women, and disabled business enterprise (M/W/DSBE) contract participation and workforce development.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certificate In Project Management

Director Of Special Projects (Entry Level) Resume

Objective : Over 10 years expertise in operational and project management. Conduct budget and financial analysis. Ability to analyze and interpret complex contract documents.

Skills : Operational management, recruitment and retention, CPOE implementation.

Description :

    1. Monitored compliance for the approval of project payment request for bond and capital budget funded projects.
    2. Opened investigations on non-compliant vendors to resolve and remedy compliance matters on city contracts.
    3. Developed and implemented Supplier Diversity Policy and Approach in nonprofit contracts for economic and workforce development.
    4. Developed and managed issue resolution program for 11 national projects.
    5. Completed 10 within budget and schedule.
    6. Negotiated vendor pricing structures.
    7. Managed risk mitigation for high profile national hotel renovation with a 9 phase rollout.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certificate In Project Management

Director Of Special Projects/Supervisor Resume

Summary : Promoting excellence in business strategy execution with data driven decision-making and elevating team performance through business process re engineering.

Skills : Certified Six Sigma Black Belt Product & Process Improvements.

Description :

    1. Managed CIO-mandated initiatives over multi-phased roadmap to reduce security risks & vulnerabilities across the global enterprise.
    2. Led global teams of over 150 participants, from VPs to technicians.
    3. Delivered consistent project execution, reporting, and deliverables across disparate teams by creating and driving execution strategy.
    4. Defined processes, tactical plans, objectives / goals / milestones, and global communications.
    5. Motivated team delivery to stringent deadlines by training and creating/publishing KPI scorecards to monitor progress.
    6. Positioned teams to acquire labor & resource funding by providing planning templates & business case justifications.
    7. Directed international owners of approximately 500 applications and their supporting staff in integration of corporate systems.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MBA

Associate Director Of Special Projects Resume

Objective : Proven professional leader with more than a decade of experience in business development, fundraising, communications, marketing, special events planning and other related services and consulting.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Business Development, Communications, Community Relations, Communication.

Description :

    1. Started an international non-profit foundation for the purpose of drug education and international drug policy reform.
    2. Elevated the organization to global leadership status in drug policy reform by building strong alliances locally, nationally, and internationally.
    3. Enhanced agency's overall image and visibility with web site redesign and new collateral materials.
    4. Produced engaging drug education resources, including a four-part video/DVD series.
    5. Organized an inaugural conference, 'International Dimensions for Drug Policy.
    6. Recruited, trained, and led the agency's creative team.
    7. Monitored and motivated employee performance.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Asst. Director Of Special Projects Resume

Objective : Diverse professional with demonstrated ability to transfer skills, adapt to different environments and build positive relationships. Driven to make process improvements and provide exceptional customer service. Outstanding organization, communication.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Database Management, Communication.

Description :

    1. Provided business development training and consulting to professional services firms.
    2. Responsible for data management.
    3. Kept data accurate and finding ways to utilize the data.
    4. Developed surveys to gather feedback and analyze results to increase customer satisfaction.
    5. Managed the Ambassador Program to stay connected with business partners.
    6. Worked independently and as a team member to keep initiatives moving forward.
    7. Participated with defining requirements, writing content and design decisions for websites.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S. In Management

Director Of Special Projects/Consultant Resume

Summary : Top-performing Manufacturing and Operations Executive with 20+ years of experience in leading Manufacturing operations. Bi-cultural, bilingual (Spanish/English), positive minded and people oriented leader focused on team building.

Skills : Excellent interpersonal, Computer software, communication, Writing and editing documents.

Description :

    1. Created to develop systems for efficient operations for a small management company with a vision to grow.
    2. Systems developed included the design, purchase and maintenance a voice mail system with emergency paging function.
    3. Created an automated system for creating correspondence with homeowners.
    4. Developed a system for tracking non-owner occupied units, as required by state law, via the same report writer program.
    5. Automated the welcoming letters to new homeowners using WordPerfect mail merge function.
    6. Created and automated filing system and archiving system for client records.
    7. Created marketing procedures and materials.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
BA In Interdisciplinary Studies

Director Of Special Projects II Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Director Of Special Projects with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects.

Skills : Manufacturing Operations, Medical Devices, Project management.

Description :

    1. Provided professional and personal support for multiple Academy, Golden Globe and Grammy Award.
    2. Managed all details for film recording projects: created budgets, hired staff, and arranged recording sessions with the musicians and studios.
    3. Scheduled personal appearances and press opportunities and accompanied composer on worldwide travel.
    4. Assistant producer of 2 national simulcasts and managed event staff.
    5. Managed Development committee for decision making.
    6. Opened investigations on non-compliant vendors to resolve and remedy compliance matters on city contracts.
    7. Guided solution delivery by correcting misalignment of domestic and international customer.

       

Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Psychology

Director Of Special Projects Resume

Summary : Highly motivated individual adept in customer service, property management, marketing, sales, and administrative assistance. Seeking a challenging position for growth and professional development.

Skills : Proficient in Office Suite, Languages: Fluent in English and Hebrew, and basic knowledge of Spanish, Russian, French.

Description :

    1. Acquired and maintained accurate specifications for numerous projects including interior finishes, budgets, construction.
    2. Designed floor plans and selected interior finishes and components for several projects daily.
    3. Performed daily construction inspections and updated weekly progress reports.
    4. Stayed consistent with project schedules to close units within strict financial timeframes.
    5. Managed an average team of 16 onsite subcontractors daily.
    6. Educated subcontractor personnel on the company and construction quality standards throughout the sales and refurbishment process.
    7. Processed all incoming vendor proposals, purchase orders, and invoices.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Real Estate