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Project Manager Interview Questions in New York City, NY

As a project manager, it is your job to oversee the creation and execution of company projects and ensure that all team members stay on track to meet deadlines. Expect interview questions that will assess your ability to lead a group and communicate effectively to members with different roles and varying concerns. As the scope, schedule, and cost of a project can change frequently, the interviewer may ask you to role-play a few scenarios in which a project deadline changes or several group members leave the company.

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How do you manage people resisting change yet the leadership is requesting output that requires something difference.

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Assess the situation. Present the facts, with the benefits and risks of the suggested actions or inactions. Seek leadership support and escalate if necessary or let the status quo continue with the risks identified and documented.

The management approach ideally would depend on the characteristics of the recalcitrant individuals.

Share a challenging situation you faced on a project, explain the conditions, and the outcome?

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"name the 3 types matrices used to manage risk in a project using information taken from PMBOK (Project Management Book of Knowledge) "If you have 5 projects running concurrently, describe a single matrix that would easily show how each of those projects were doing"

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What are your weekness?

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How much do we need to pay you to make the switch?

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understanding the company processes when you are just interviewing - interviewers speak of company processes as if you were part of the company already

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Where I would best see myself within their company?

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Why am I looking for a new opportunity.

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How do you manage conflicts and what techniques do you use?

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Why do you want to be on this team?

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