Job #: 1407

Title: Project Manager

Region:

  • Northern New Jersey
  • Job Type:

  • Contract
  • Function:

  • Project Manager
  • Contract Pay Rate:
  • $50-75
    • Anywhere
    • Posted 1 year ago
    • This position has been filled

    Momentum is looking for a Sr. Project Manager

    Duties: *Open up to St Louis, Dallas, and Atlanta locations.Project Management oversight across Tech Services FY19 portfolio (misc projects and Facilities infrastructure upgrades)

    • Evolve project management capabilities, improve delivery of solutions to business clients, and leverage project management knowledge    across the IT organization
    • Consult with internal customers on project initiation statements, project definition reports, business cases and benefits realization     estimates
    • Develop and manage project operating costs, request budget allocation and reallocations, ensure project and program is within budget
    • Develop work plans and work programs, including estimates and resource requirements
    • Incorporate industry best practices, conduct internal and external benchmarking, and establish standards, key measures, and metrics
    • Communicate project status and be the project advocate; take responsibility for risk and issue management
    • Establish positive and collaborative relationships with customers and demonstrate a clear understanding of both internal and external    customer requirements and measurement criteria
    • Integration and alignment with other processes and solutions
    • Participate in and facilitate post project/phase reviews to cultivate a learning organization
    • Develop and maintain project artifacts (stakeholder analysis and status reporting)
    • Responsible for defining project scope; identify, manage & control changes to scope
    • Control program scope, baseline changes, and net investment during design, development, and production of assigned projects
    • Lead and facilitate status calls with project sponsors to provide updates and review dashboards

    Skills:

    • Minimum 7 years of progressive IT project management experience
    • Strong project management skills with experience in organizing, prioritizing, planning, and executing multiple medium-scale projects from   definition through implementation, involving internal personnel and consultants
    • Ability to manage 1 to 3 medium risk projects concurrently, including multi-phase, multi-track projects with up to 30 project team members
    • Project management experience that includes application development, package implementation, infrastructure and IT transformation     projects
    • Comprehensive knowledge of full lifecycle project management, software development, and infrastructure deployment methodologies and    industry best practices
    • Experience building collaborative environments, teaming cultures, and customer service mindset among project teams
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to interact with various levels in an organization
    • PMP Certification required

    Keywords:

    Education: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university; Masters degree from an accredited college/university is preferred Skills and Experience: