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Transportation Project Manager

OTR Leasing, LLC
Prairie Village, KS
  • Posted: January 22, 2023
  • Full-Time

OTR Leasing is one of the country's largest lessors of Class 8 semi-trucks to owner-operators. We are a forward-thinking, technology-enabled, full-service leasing and asset management company with an unmatched opportunity for advancement and a fast and fun work environment. We are looking for a Transportation Project Manager at our Prairie Village office.

This job is currently NOT a remote position. Please read this entire advertisement before applying. Knowledge of and experience in the trucking or transportation business sector is required.

Reasons Why OTR Is A Great Opportunity For You:

  • Awesome culture...come see for yourself!
  • Full health & dental benefits.
  • 401K with company contribution...not a match, we contribute.
  • Paid vacations.
  • A supportive & engaged management team that wants to achieve the highest success.
  • Room to move up in the company...we are growing rapidly!
  • We celebrate all victories!

Transportation Project Manager Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Lead projects from requirements definition through deployment, identifying schedules, scopes, budget estimations, and project implementation plans, including risk mitigation
  • Coordinate internal and external resources, ensuring projects remain within scope, schedule, and defined budgets, in collaboration with project staff from various functional departments.
  • When necessary, analyze project progress and adapt scope, timelines, and costs to ensure that the team adheres to project requirements.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with appropriate client stakeholders, providing day-to-day contact on project status and changes.
  • Establish and maintain processes to manage scope over the project lifecycle, setting project quality and performance standards and assessing and managing risk within and across multiple projects.
  • Structure and manage integrated, multi-track project performance databases for multiple digital, print, social, broadcast, and experiential projects, focusing on overall progress.
  • Develop and maintain partnerships with outside resources-including third-party vendors, and researchers
  • Monitor and assign resources appropriately to streamline project efficiency and maximize deliverable outputs.
  • Report project outcomes and/or risks to the appropriate management channels as needed-escalating issues as necessary based on project work plans.

Transportation Project Manager Requirements:
  • 3+ years of project management experience.
  • Knowledge of and experience in the trucking or transportation business sector.
  • College degree or equivalent experience.
  • Project management certifications.
  • Strong organizational skills and detail orientation are a must.
  • Multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Comfortable with process and technology.
  • Straightforward, factual, and team-first communicator.
  • Self-sufficient but able to work effectively and respectfully with others.
  • Great at managing and elevating processes and people.
  • Strong technical and computer skills, familiar with using Microsoft products.
  • High personal accountability standards.
  • Multi-task and re-prioritize as needs and conditions change.
  • Demonstrate high trustworthiness attributes: consistency, accuracy, and timeliness.
  • Strong written, verbal, and presentation skills.

Location: Prairie Village, KS

OTR Leasing, LLC


Prairie Village, KS
66208 USA



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