Project Manager

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Kforce Technology Staffing
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Competitive

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:
A Kforce client is seeking to hire a Project Manager in Boca Raton, Louisiana (LA).

Responsibilities include:
* Manage the overall planning, execution, and delivery of projects
* A Project Manager will define project charter, roles, tasks, milestones, budgets, and measures of success
* Develop project estimates and plans to manage the end-to end project execution
* The Project Manager will ensure client requirements are captured accurately and completely
* Create and maintain project documentation
* A Project Manager will facilitate day-to-day coordination while adhering to standards and sponsor expectations
* Act as the link between the assigned project resources and key stakeholders
* The Project Manager will be ensuring project closure including completion of lessons learned and required documentation
* Use disciplined project management methodology to define scope, develop project plan, execute projects that adhere to guidelines, deliver within cost and schedule
* Track project status and managing project issues and risks
* The Project Manager will monitor projects on an ongoing basis, evaluate progress/quality, and manage issue resolution
* A Project Manager will monitor financial delivery, issue management processes, and escalating issues
* Promote and monitor compliance activities with audit and information policies
* The Project Manager will develop robust project risk management plans to ensure timely delivery, testing, and commissioning of all projects with no impact to business continuity
* Use problem-solving, critical thinking skills, and independent thinking to overcome challenges
* A Project Manager will communicate to project team members, key stakeholders, and sponsors
* The Project Manager will manage individual work styles and development of project staff
* Serve as primary contact to senior department managers for critical change initiatives within a highly matrix environment

REQUIREMENTS:
* Bachelor's degree required
* 5-8 years of Project Management experience in a large multi-unit organization required
* 3-5 years of supervisory experience overseeing large scale projects, global teams, project managers, and application leads
* Advanced project management skills
* Knowledge of project management vocabulary and terminology
* Strong communication, negotiation, analytic, and critical thinking skills
* Excellent facilitation and presentation skills
* Virtual and remote team management ability
* Independent and innovative spirit
* Flexible and responsive to input
* Needs to demonstrate Servant Leadership
* Must demonstrate that they are there to help achieve the project outcomes/meet the needs of the customer
* Strong cross-business unit, IT communication, influence, and negotiation required
* Demonstrate extensive knowledge and experience in the specific skills suited to the role
* Roadmap assistance and JIRA knowledge
* Priority setting in a SCRUM environment
* Scrum Master experience or strong leadership of Agile teams a plus

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.


Company Information

Kforce is a professional staffing and solutions firm specializing in the technology areas of application development, project management, business analysis, enterprise data management and infrastructure for commercial and government organizations. Kforce has been matching job seekers and employers since 1962. We are committed to having a meaningful impact on all the lives we serve and offer exciting job opportunities across the United States. Kforce specializes in providing strategic partnership in the areas of Technology and Finance & Accounting. Our staffing specialists work to understand your career goals and offer career advice in order to help you become a more marketable technology professional. Your success is our mission. Gain meaningful connections with your skills and our network.

Dice Id : kforcecx
Position Id : ITEQG2020034
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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