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Consulting Project Management Manager

Microsoft Dubai, United Arab Emirates Posted: 05 Apr 2024


  • Salary unspecified
  • Zero income tax location


  • Hybrid


  • Experience: Senior
  • English: Professional


  • Work site: Up to 50% work from home
  • Travel: 0-25%
  • Role type: People Manager
  • Profession: Consulting Services
  • Discipline: Consulting Project Management
  • Employment type: Full-Time


  • Microsoft Industry Solutions is a global organization hosting over 7,000 strategic sellers, industry and security experts, elite engineers, world-class data scientists and architects, consultants, and delivery specialists.
  • The CPMM will lead a team of Project Managers and Project Directors to drive the successful execution and delivery of projects.
  • This position involves a mix of working from office/home and travel up to 20% of workable time.
  • The role focuses on nurturing customer relationships, championing high quality throughout presales and delivery, and aligning delivery to successful customer outcomes.


  • Required/Minimum Qualifications (RQs/MQs):
    • Bachelor's Degree in related field AND 10+ years of experience in consulting/professional services delivery, project management, practice management, or related field OR equivalent experience.
  • Additional or Preferred Qualifications (PQs):
    • Bachelor's Degree in related field AND 12+ years of experience in consulting/professional services delivery, project management, or practice management OR leading portfolio management, complex programs, or revenue-driven programs OR equivalent experience.
    • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.
    • 5+ years of consulting, professional services, or related financial management experience.


  • Account Delivery Management: Support strategic relationships with key stakeholders in the customer portfolio to ensure service delivery is on track and progressing as expected.
  • Relationship Development: Manage customer relationships across assigned accounts, driving intentional customer conversations to nurture deeper relationships and progress opportunities.
  • Presales and Contracting: Partner with pursuit teams to ensure high quality in deal and contract constructs, aligning Consulting Project Managers for successful delivery.
  • Delivery Management: Oversee a Consulting Project Manager delivery team, driving delivery excellence, maturity, and quality.
  • Portfolio Management: Review portfolio health, ensuring methodologies, processes, tools, and standards are consistently leveraged.
  • Monitoring and Controlling: Establish governance rhythms over the portfolio of customer engagements, manage business Key Performance Indicators to agreed standards, and step in to remediate where necessary.
  • Business Growth: Manage all aspects of the financial health of the portfolio, driving incremental business growth and recognizing strategic opportunities.


  • Industry leading healthcare
  • Educational resources
  • Discounts on products and services
  • Savings and investments
  • Maternity and paternity leave
  • Generous time away
  • Giving programs
  • Opportunities to network and connect

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, immigration status, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran or military status, race, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local laws, regulations, and ordinances.

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Benefits at Microsoft

    • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision plans.
    • Hybrid workplace model for work-life balance.
    • Access to learning resources and professional development.