IT-Information Technology

Employment TYPE

Contract

LOCATION

Windsor, Connecticut

DATE POSTED

May 3, 2019

INDUSTRY

IT-Information Technology

POSITION(S)

1

SALARY

Negotiable

Job# J559

Contract Sr. IT Project Manager Consultant

About The Opportunity

Job Description

  • Manage initiative bankable plan details – tracking of monthly actuals vs plan, tracking of progress towards savings, ensure no double counting among like initiatives
  • Maintain milestone plans for each initiative
  • Problem solve with Initiative Owners, as needed
  • Help Initiative Owners prioritize work in order to meet L4 dates
  • Support in solving dependencies, roadblocks in the implementation
  • Work with Initiative Owners to ensure wave is maintained and updated
  • Aligned directly to larger initiatives to drive with the Initiative Owners at a detailed level, while maintaining oversight on the lighter touch initiatives
  • Escalate issues impacting progress or savings target to workstream leader as required
  • Profile Responsibilities
  • Manages multiple projects with multiple dependencies and integration points; projects have higher level of scope complexity.
  • Performs cost/benefit analysis of actions and initiatives; determines project costs and controls/ensures delivery on time and within budgetary guidelines.
  • Develops, clarifies, and manages scope of project; achieves planned outcomes and targeted return on invested resources.
  • Assembles project team, identifies needed resources, assigns responsibilities, and develops time-frames to facilitate successful completion of project activities and deliverables.
  • Mentors and coaches project management staff.
  • Advises on solutions to dealing with issues and risks; provides peer review to project deliverables.
  • Works to develop in-depth knowledge of project management components, including Project Management Software (such as MS Project).
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Skills

  • 4-6 years of professional PM experience. (Actual END to END PM experience)
  • Project management experience in both a business and technical environment.
  • Experience managing Data foundational and conversion projects is a plus
  • Requires ability to comprehend, analyze and communicate the \"big picture\" to others; manages multiple changing priorities.
  • Requires strong knowledge and use of industry accepted project management disciplines.
  • Requires excellent analytical ability, facilitative, consultative, communication skills, and strong judgment.
  • Project Management Experience - large size projects with enterprise impact
  • Strong experience managing budgets in excess of 1M. Must be able to track actuals vs forecasted, resource forecasting, planning, financial management
  • PPM tool - preferably Clarity
  • Proficiency with MS Project, MS Word, Excel, Visio, and PowerPoint
  • Strong communications skills, Relationship building, Ability to manage matrix teams
  • Agile Methodology PM Experience a plus

Duration

6 Months

Please Contact me to discuss the hiring process!

Sushil Singh

Sr. Executive Recruiter
Contact: (310) 929-8421 Ext: 107
Email: sushil.singh@staffactory.com

Hi! My name is Sushil Singh. Helping consultants with getting their desired job is what makes me feel alive. I build a unique relationship with each of my consultants and work on their profile as per their needs. I believe that my consultants are my assets and this motivates me to serve them in an even better manner. Hence, I work towards the success of every consultant I work with.