Project Manager

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Kforce Technology Staffing
Contract W2, Temp
Competitive
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Kforce has a client seeking a Project Manager in Deerfield, Illinois (IL).

Responsibilities:
* Accountable for core team performance, project schedule and execution, budget commitments and spending
* Leads assigned teams in defining project strategies, developing goals, and ensures project scope is defined and controlled; Drives implementation of projects by establishing strategy, schedules, budgets, and financial analysis
* Leads cross functional implementation planning sessions to outline project timelines/milestones and functional resource estimates
* Interacts through program updates and reviews with all functions and levels of management ensuring effective ongoing communications across teams and stakeholders; Continuously interacts with all functions ensuring effective ongoing communications across teams and stakeholders
* Updates scorecard for assigned projects and presents updates to senior management
* Manages core team logistics including organizing meetings, agendas, and tracking of action items
* Manages program budget and business case Rolls up budget estimation information as needed
* Partners with Finance to track actual financial savings to plan
* Drives use of Project Management Methodology throughout projects
* Leads team in risk management approaches and systems; Responsible for making decisions regarding the appropriate risk when there is substantial project or program impact

REQUIREMENTS:
* MBA/MS or Bachelor's degree with equivalent experience plus 7 years of project management experience and 10 years of demonstrated success leading multi-site, global or enterprise-wide programs in the medical products industry
* PMI or equivalent certification desired
* Demonstrated project management skills in Pharma/Device product development cycle
* Strong capability of cross-culture communication/collaboration
* Strong PowerPoint and executive presentation skills
* Demonstrated competencies in all aspects of project management
* Proficiency with scheduling software (e.g. Microsoft Project)
* Product development experience, familiarity with Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) Experience in and FDA regulated environment is highly desirable

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.

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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 : ITEQG1861691
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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