Sample Project Manager Resume

In order to create a sample project manager resume, understanding the qualifications and skills necessary for the position are critical.

TIP: When seeking a project manager position, be sure to note all the qualifications listed in the job posting and include them in your resume.

Typical Qualifications for a Project Manager:

  • Knowledge of project management theories, often prefer PMP certification.
  • Coordinate different people or teams as needed for project completion.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.

  • Proficient knowledge of MS Office applications, Visio and MS Project or other Project software.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, organizational and planning skills.
  • Experience managing and completing projects.
  • Time management skills.
  • Creative problem-solver with positive attitude.
  • Ability to plan and work within project budgets.

Chris Jones

1220 Main Avenue

Alexandria, VA 21222

Phone: (703) 555-1111


Professional Profile

Motivated Project Manager with over 4 years project management experience. Excellent communicator and problem solver with demonstrated ability to promote a positive work environment. Effective money manager with ability to evaluate and secure beneficial vendor contracts.

Qualification Highlights

  • PMP Certification
  • Creative Problem Solver
  • Decisive Leader
  • Strong Analytical Skills
  • Team Player
  • Developing Relationships
  • Communication Skills
  • Project Management


XYZ WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS - Alexandria, VA (2001-Present)

Facility Project Manager

  • Coordinate construction and leased facility arrangements for over 500 cell towers throughout the U.S.
  • Evaluate and secure vendor contracts for construction projects and/or leased facilities through third party vendors.
  • Perform least cost analysis in determining facility project requirements.
  • Reduced facility costs by 43% on existing arrangements by renegotiating vendor contracts.
  • Plan, organize and implement all aspects of facility projects.
  • Consistently meet or exceed timeline and budget constraints for all projects.
  • Manage an average of 8 projects monthly.
  • Track and communicate project status to upper management through weekly Excel reports.
  • Present quarterly progress and status to VP and CFO through Powerpoint presentations.
  • Facilitate conference calls with internal departments to review goals and manage progress.
  • Recognized by operations department for providing excellent customer service.
  • Promoted to Facility Project Manager after 1 year as Facility Provisioning Coordinator.
  • Demonstrated commitment to project management theories by completing PMP certification.

Facility Provisioning Coordinator

  • Managed internal provisioning orders to outside vendors for leased facilities.
  • Analyzed and evaluated cost models to ensure cost compliance.
  • Reduced network costs by $3M annually through facility optimization.
  • Managed an average of 75 provisioning orders monthly.
  • Developed solid relationships with outside vendors and internal Facility Project Managers.
  • Proficient in knowledge of telephony networking.
  • Promoted team building efforts by training and mentoring new employees with no prior telephony experience.


George Mason University

Bachelor of Arts, Biology

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