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Project Manager - Global Z International - Bennington, VT
Position's Title
Project Manager - Global Z International - Bennington, VT
Number of Openings
Global-Z International is a small, dynamic and innovative global marketing services provider offering complex data quality services to global marketing companies for 24 years. We seek a full-time Project Manager to work with our IT team to help grow our business. The position is ideal for a recent grad in an MIS or Business degree. We’re looking for a candidate with the right attitude and aptitude, who can grow with us. Communication skills, technical writing skills, diplomacy and negotiation skills, and integrity are of the utmost importance.

The primary role of the Project Manager in the first year will involve implementation of an ISO ISMS certification standard under the guidance of an external ISO consultant, and after initial implementation to increase the scope of the standard into other areas of the business. The focus of the role after implementation will then expand to include numerous other areas of project management responsibilities across a broad range of activities and teams within the business.

The Project Manager must possess a temperament to keep a project on track in a climate of highly talented stakeholders who are faced with numerous high-priority demands on their time and energy. Exceptional communication, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills are a necessity.
Required Skills
Job Requirements

The primary requirements in the first year will include:

• Serve as the ISO 27001 certification Project Lead & Internal Auditor
• Obtain training in ISO 27001, become the internal knowledge expert on the standard
• Serve as the primary interface with the internal and external IT and business team members
• Develop risk assessment and risk mitigation plan with assistance from internal stakeholders
• Develop and maintain the ISO framework, policies and documentation for the company
• Manage the ISO preparation, implementation and certification process and timeline
• Negotiate with internal stakeholders to meet project timeline and deliverables
• Has complete accountability for the success of the ISO certification process
• Train and advocate for ISO best-practices within the organization
• Serve as the customer-facing ISO 27001 advocate/expert for the company
• Assist with creation, implementation, maintenance and testing of a disaster recovery plan

Education Requirements

Ideal candidates will possess a four-year degree in Business Administration, MIS, Computer Science, Finance or Accounting, preferably with employment or internship experience in an IT auditing and/or security role. The potential career path can include advancement in either a technical or business management role for the right individual.

How to Apply

Please send your resume with a detailed cover letter to In your cover letter please describe how your experience, skills and qualifications match the requirements of this position. Additionally, please answer the following questions:

1. Describe your views and experiences on how an organization can effectively manage change.
2. What role does technology play in a growing organization, and how can it be leveraged to its advantage?
3. What are the greatest challenges to keeping a complex project on track?

Salary/Hourly Rate
Competitive annual salary plus great benefits
Hours per Week
Start Date
Global-Z International
395 Shields Drive
PO Box 1524
Bennington, VT 05201
Contact Person
Aniko Balzer
802 445 1011
Additional Infomation
Company Information
Global-Z is a small, family-owned technology company with 24 years of experience retaining independence and excellence in a highly competitive and technically challenging global market. We value integrity, hard work, and an unrelenting responsibility of commitment to our customers and co-workers.

Global-Z places strong emphasis on employee satisfaction, wellness and retention, and we provide an excellent benefits package including medical coverage, 401(k) plan with match, profit sharing, and a generous vacation package. Relocation assistance may be available for the right individual. Employees are expected to perform to a high standard, and are rewarded with significant independence and a high quality and nurturing workplace.

For additional information, contact:

Career Services Center
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
375 Church Street
North Adams, MA 01247-4100