Project Director

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Senia Sette

senia.sette@gmail.com | (455) 558-6263 | Hilo, HI

Summary


Experience


Project Director at Aloha Petroleum, HIMay 2022 - Present

  • Spearheaded the development and implementation of a new project management system that increased efficiency by 25%.
  • Led a team of 15 Project Managers in successfully executing 100+ projects with an average budget of $1 million over the course of 2 years.
  • Successfully navigated 3 company restructures, ensuring no impact to ongoing projects or teams.
  • Achieved 95% customer satisfaction rating for all managed projects over 4 consecutive quarters.
  • Developed and delivered training on best practices for project management across the organization which resulted in improved quality control measures being put into place.

Senior Project Director at Hawaiian Electric Company, HISep 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Led a team of 15 project managers in developing and implementing strategies for large-scale projects with budgets over $1 million.
  • Successfully completed 8 out of 10 complex projects on time and under budget.
  • Decreased project costs by 20% through effective resource management.
  • Increased customer satisfaction ratings by 30% due to improved communication and coordination among teams.

Lead Project Director at Hawaii Gas, HIJul 2015 - Jul 2019

  • Led a team of 12 project directors and increased productivity by 25%.
  • Cut costs associated with projects by 20%.
  • Implemented new methods for tracking progress which resulted in more accurate reporting.
  • Oversaw the successful completion of 100+ projects.
  • Was responsible for training new Project Directors.

Education


Master of Science in Project Management at University of Hawaii at Manoa, HISep 2010 - May 2015

I have learned how to effectively manage projects from start to finish.

Skills


  • Technical writing
  • Project management
  • Budgeting and cost control
  • Risk management
  • Quality assurance
  • Change management
  • Configuration management

Myrth Nacy

myrth.nacy@gmail.com | (977) 395-7906 | Portland, ME

Summary


Experience


Project Director at Cianbro Corporation, MEMay 2022 - Present

  • Led the development and implementation of a new project management system that resulted in a 25% increase in efficiency.
  • Successfully completed 8 major projects on time and under budget.
  • Trained and mentored 4 junior Project Managers, who have since been promoted to positions of greater responsibility.
  • Negotiated contracts with vendors that saved the company $100,000 over the course of one year.
  • Won “Project Of The Year” award for successful completion of XYZ initiative.

Senior Project Director at SNC-Lavalin, MESep 2018 - Apr 2022

  • Led a team of 20+ project managers in developing and executing projects for a $2B company.
  • Achieved 95% customer satisfaction rating on all projects completed.
  • Completed 5 major projects under budget and ahead of schedule.
  • Negotiated contracts with vendors that saved the company 10% on total costs.

Lead Project Director at WEX, MEAug 2015 - Jul 2018

  • Led a team of 15 project directors and successfully completed 100 projects on time and within budget.
  • Trained new project directors in company procedures and oversaw their successful completion of 20 projects.
  • Resolved conflicts between departments for 50 projects, ensuring smooth progress towards completion.
  • Wrote proposals for 10 new clients which were accepted, leading to the successful completion of those projects.
  • Negotiated with vendors for discounts on supplies or services for 30 different projects.

Education


Master of Science in Project Management at University of MaineAug 2011 - May 2015

I've learned how to manage projects from start to finish, how to work with a team, and how to communicate effectively.

Skills


  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Organizational
  • Management
  • Planning
  • Problem-solving
  • Time management