IT Project Manager

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Swoon Technology Resources LLC
Accounting, Development, Manager, Management, Microsoft Project, PMP, Project, Project Management, Project Manager
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description




Summary:


The Project Manager will manage various IT projects across IT sub-departments, ensuring delivery of high quality projects within time and budget according to a pre-defined, consistent process. This role will also help develop project management best practices and evolve the project management processes as a key member of the Project Management Center of Excellence. The position requires good project management, program management, communication, organizational, and leadership skills.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Work with other Project Managers, IT team members, stakeholders and other departments to ensure successful project delivery from project inception through closure.
  • Create various project documents, including project charters, project plans, status reports, project risk assessments and project gating presentations. Work with project team to ensure relevant project documentation is created.
  • Provide project gating presentations to the IT Directors during the various stage gates of their assigned projects.
  • Report on the project pipeline, budget run, risks, issues and mitigation plans for assigned projects.
  • Resolve resource, timing or other conflicts between projects.
  • Contribute to the project management best practices and standards within IT.
  • Other duties as required.


Education and/or Experience:


Required:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience managing complex, global, enterprise projects including package implementation, client-server and web development at a Project Manager or Team Lead level
  • Demonstrated experience contributing to process and methodology improvements
  • Demonstrated knowledge and execution of project management practices, tools and methodologies, including an appropriate project management tool (Microsoft Project, Workfront, etc.)



Preferred:
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Business or Management Information Systems
  • Legal experience
  • Experience with transactional systems, particularly in the accounting, finance or human resources functional areas


Other Skills and Abilities:


The following will also be required of the successful candidate:
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good judgment
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Able to work harmoniously and effectively with others
  • Able to preserve confidentiality and exercise discretion
  • Able to work under pressure and manage multiple projects with competing deadlines and priorities
  • A self-starter who desires to show ownership and commitment to the job



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Company Information

Swoon is a career hub that’s unlike any other; a place where the focus is on the people first and the placement second. We live by our mantra "Listen. Place. Care." To us, it is essential that we listen to our clients' and candidates' needs and put in the legwork to make sure that our placements are always a perfect match. We form relationships, not just connections, and we pride ourselves on our contractor care initiatives. Our accomplishments continue to increase each year, and we have received some of the highest honors in the industry. We were named a "Best Staffing Firm to Work For" by Staffing Industry Analysts in 2017, 2015 and 2014. We were awarded Inavero's "Best of Staffing Award" in 2018, 2017 and 2016 for exceptional service quality. This honor was achieved through high satisfaction ratings given to us by our clients and job candidates. In 2016, we made the list for Inc. 5000's "Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America" and were recognized in 2017 and 2016 as one of Women Presidents' Organization’s "50 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned" companies. We are 2017, 2016 and 2015 recipients of the "National Best and Brightest Companies to Work For" award, which honors companies that demonstrate exceptional commitment to their employees. We've made our mark by finding out what makes our clients and candidates tick, and that’s why 96% of our clients want to be swoon'd over and over again.
Dice Id : 10360791
Position Id : 25746

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