10 days old

PMO Senior Project Manager

Chicago, IL 60606
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    $70 To $90

The PMO Senior Manager oversees the delivery of the complete portfolio of projects underway, ensuring that project risks are addressed appropriately and escalated as required following PMO standard processes and tools. The PMO Senior Manager also ensures that projects are appropriately staffed with project managers and project analysts from the PMO, balancing PMO resources with contract resources during peak periods. All full-time project management resources report to this position and the incumbent will be the first point of contact to deal with issues raised by the project management (PM) resources as well as issues raised about the PM resources.

Role Specific:

  • Manage the overall planning, execution and delivery of projects
  • Track project status and managing project issues and risks
  • Ensure project milestones are met and determine mitigation if risk of not meeting milestones exist
  • Oversee delivery of the complete portfolio of projects underway, ensuring that risks and issues escalated by PMs are addressed appropriately
  • Responsible for project specific budget monitoring and activities
  • Escalate project issues and risks as appropriate to leadership

People Management:

  • Build and lead effective project teams
  • Manage Sr. Project Analysts and provide performance management feedback and guidance
  • Provide performance feedback and capability development of project team members
  • Develop and execute resource management plans

Knowledge Sharing / Documentation:

  • Ensure knowledge sharing and leveraging of lessons learned within project management teams
  • Develop and implement effective communication plans
  • Provide PM coaching and mentoring
  • Participate in best practice development and continuous improvement
  • Demonstrate and share increasing program knowledge
  • Participate in PM forums and other similar undertakings (presentations etc.)
  • Participate in intellectual capital gain undertakings (teach, share, recommend)

Education/Others: Bachelor's Degree

Years of Experience * : 10+

Technical Skills

  • PMP or Prince2 certification
  • Management and leadership skills and experience
  • Multi-vendor and global experience
  • Business experience
  • Portfolio knowledge and skills
  • Extreme communication and organizational skills
  • Effective negotiation skills


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