• IT Project Manager - SR

  • Date Posted: 25-00-2017
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JobCode : 0000507
Location : PLANO (PLN)
Occupation Type :
Position Type : Contract-Hire
Job Description :
Project / Program Manager – Senior Level Technical Requirements: Supplier resources will have the following skills / experience / background: The resource(s) must have the following skills / background: • Bachelor's degree • At least two years project management experience • Familiarity with Agile Methodology • Experience facilitating • Proven ability to handle / resolve conflict • Able to handle multiple assignments simultaneously • Ability to manage frequent change • Project administration • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) • MS Office experienced user • Well versed in Microsoft Project • Experience building project schedules • Experience with a project management scheduling software • Quick learner Preferred skills / background: • Familiarity with Artemis • Project Management Professional Designation • Experience with industry software development methodologies • Agile Project Management training • Domain expertise in property and casualty insurance, banking, investments, financial planning, or life insurance / annuities • Ability to identify and facilitate quick resolution of issues • Experience forecasting project spend and schedule based on earned value • Experience reporting project status to stakeholders • Domain expertise in property and casualty insurance, banking, investments, financial planning, or life insurance / annuities • Ability to identify and facilitate quick resolution of issues • Experience forecasting project spend and schedule based on earned value • Experience reporting project status to stakeholders • Ability to identify and facilitate quick resolution of issues • Experience leading large efforts or teams • Formal leadership training • Process improvement experience Tasks: The following itemized tasks are to be provided by Supplier in the performance of Services described under this JOB DESCRIPTION. • Prepare and maintain project schedules • Provide direct support to project managers on project deliverables • Compile project data and produce project reports • Provide expertise on technical tools and project templates • Provide guidance and support to project managers on deliverables, transitioning through the project phases and overall health of the project • Provide expertise and support on technical tools, project templates and project status for team members • Provide subject matter expertise on project management systems • Manage project risks and issues • Communicate project costs, quality, schedule, issues and decisions to stakeholders in a timely manner • Develop work plan and schedule • Manage project scope and budget • Provide project team leadership • Provide mentoring to team on processes, strategies and project skills • Provide Guidance and set Enterprise direction • Program Manager - 4 or more years experience handling multiple cross-functional enterprise-level projects simultaneously.

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