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Company Name: MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P.  
Location Name: DenverCO
 
Location Address: 1515 Arapahoe St Twr1 Ste 1600, Denver, CO, United States (US), 80202
Education Level: Bachelor's Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt

POSITION SUMMARY

Responsible for managing projects of all sizes, often simultaneously, as assigned by the Sr. Director of Shared Operation Services. Owns assigned projects and takes responsibility for planning, initiating, monitoring/controlling and closing each project.  Delivers project objectives by building effective relationships with a diverse group of accounting, legal and IT professionals and vendors at all levels of experience. Project responsibilities will encompass acquisitions and other strategic initiatives as assigned.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned. 

Project management responsibilities:
• Responsible for evaluating project objectives and defining project scope.
• Responsible for identifying all processes and resources (including time, personnel and funds) needed to meet the project objectives and scope and incorporating them into the project plan.
• Create initial project definition documents based on identified needs for process improvement opportunities.
• Ensure stakeholder buy-in and approval of the project plan/schedule.
• Arrange for recruitment or assignment of personnel to work on projects.
• Ensure that all proposed options, risks (with mitigation strategies) and proposals are comprehensive and accurate prior to review with Project Owner and stakeholders.
• Create a detailed project plan with team members prior to project kickoff in order to set the project baseline (scope, timing and cost).
• Serve as the primary point of escalation for all project-related issues.
• Responsible for all project-specific communications to stakeholders.
• Create and maintain project budget. Manage and track project-related costs, facilitate development of all project related statements of work, and obtain organization funding approvals.
• Responsible for project-related vendor management.
• Responsible for creating and updating all project deliverables and storing them in accessible document management systems (e.g., SharePoint).
• Develop solutions for project issues and effectively communicate solutions to relevant internal and external stakeholders.
• Monitor for project scope creep and initiate an effective project change request process as appropriate for the project.
• Proactively notify the project sponsor and/or steering committee of any new problem, issue, concern, risk, or escalation on assigned projects. 
• Develop positive working relationships with project stakeholders and team members.
• Develop monitoring processes to evaluate the effectiveness of new or modified processes.
• Develop training materials for use in both instructor-led and web-based training environments for use by project teams to introduce new or modified processes.


Provide support and training on subjects in which the Senior Project Manager has expertise.

CORE COMPETENCIES - Employees in this position will be required to demonstrate the following job-related competencies in performance of the role:

• Coaching
• Communication
• Creating a Culture of Trust
• Decision Making
• Facilitating Change
• Influencing
• Planning and Organizing


SUPERVISORY DUTIES – This position requires the ability to supervise consultants and other internal personnel with regard to tasks and commitments made to the project team rather than in a direct-line supervisory responsibility.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS
• Bachelor’s degree in business, finance or accounting
• Project Management Professional certification preferred.
• Minimum of five (5) years of project management experience.
• Knowledge of Microsoft tools and experience with multiple accounting software packages
• Customer service oriented
• Ability to lead change and improve processes
• Excellent oral communication skills- Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; responds well to questions; demonstrates proficient group presentation skills; participates in meetings.
• Excellent written communication - Writes clearly and informatively.
• Ability to work independently – coordinates, prioritizes and executes many tasks at any one time.
• Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.
• Prior supervisory experience required

WORKING CONDITIONS
Materials and equipment used
Personal computer, phone and copier/scanner

Working environment/physical activities
Primarily in an office environment, (i.e., in a cluster of cubicles).  Requires sitting throughout most of the day, interspersed with short trips throughout the office as needed to print, attend meetings, etc.

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About Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Headquartered in Findlay, Ohio, Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) operates an integrated refining, marketing and transportation system.

 

MPC is the nation's third-largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity of approximately 1.8 million barrels per calendar day in its seven-refinery system. Marathon brand gasoline is sold through approximately 5,500 independently owned retail outlets across 19 states. In addition, Speedway LLC, an MPC subsidiary, owns and operates the nation's second-largest convenience store chain, with approximately 2,730 convenience stores in 21 states.

 

Through subsidiaries, MPC owns the general partner of MPLX LP, a midstream master limited partnership. MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P., a wholly owned subsidiary of MPLX LP, is one of the largest processors of natural gas in the U.S. MPC owns, leases or has ownership interests in approximately 10,800 miles of crude and light product pipelines and more than 5,600 miles of gas gathering and natural gas liquids (NGL) pipelines.

 

MPC's fully integrated system provides operational flexibility to move crude oil, NGLs, feedstocks and petroleum-related products efficiently through the company's distribution network and midstream service businesses in the Midwest, Northeast, East Coast, Southeast and Gulf Coast regions.

 

Job Function: Fin and Acctg; MarkWest
Travel Expected: Up to 10%

 

If you have visited our site in search of information on U.S. employment opportunities and require an accommodation to submit your application, please contact the MPC EEO/Compliance Office at 866-492-7802. Note that we only accept resumes and applications for posted positions.

Marathon Petroleum Company LP (“MPC”) is an equal employment opportunity employer.  All applicants will be considered without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status or other legally protected status.


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