13 days old
2017-11-282017-12-26

Project Manager

Minneapolis, MN 55415
  • Job Code
    589586
  • Payrate
    $32 To $36

Responsible for leading smaller scale, lower risk projects and managing all activities in a project life-cycle (initiation planning, executing/controlling, and closing) associated with projects that are typically department-focused and/or lower in risk, scope and complexity. Consults with business partners to clarify and define project requirements and business case, including development of a statement of work. Develops and revises project plans and budgets, tracks project/budget status, identifies and negotiates resolution of issues, escalating as necessary and ensures project tasks are completed according to established timelines. Interacts with mid-management to create and deliver presentations on project goals and plans, including progress reports. Participates on project teams to complete more complex project work. May be responsible for sourcing, negotiating and managing outside vendors. May assist with project risk analysis.: 3+ years project management experience.


1. Advanced working knowledge of MS Office (for example create pivot table, graphs, charts etc), Visio (process flows ASIS to TO BE) and MS Project (Create and manage Dynamic project plans, reporting and resource management)


2. Intermediate working knowledge of MS Access


3. Be Accountable and meet tight deadlines


4. Able build quick rapport with the business operation management team


5. Ability to create Executive Presentations for the sr. leaders


6. Intermediate understanding of waterfall and agile SDLC


7. Ability to navigate complex organization with multiple layers


8. Ability to build strong working relationship built on trust and integrity


9. Self-motivated and driven individual who wishes to do more than "take orders" (Type-A personality)


10. Ability to be flexible and adapt in an ever-changing environment


11. Provide structure and effectively drive project teams toward results


12. Takes initiative to address observed needs


13. Someone who leads within their role, not afraid to stand out


14. Excellent Communication skills


15. Financial Industry Conversion Experience


16. Logical approach to problem solving


17. Champion change and act as change agent within team and with business partners


18. Ability to advise, influence, and advocate for ideas with senior management


19. Someone able to balance drive and patience to achieve outcomes


20. Moderate to high level MS Office skills - Visio, Powerpoint, Excel


21. Demonstrated experience within resume (should be a "sales brochure" to pique hiring manager interest)


22. Individual who is accountable to lead and manage the project to meet the project goals and objectives


23. Accountable to the project sponsor for managing project activities to meet the agreed upon project objectives, ensures compliance with project methodology, adheres to applicable policies and standards Support the project sponsor in planning, organizing and controlling the project and for ensuring sufficient information is available to make informed decisions regarding the project objectives and deliverables


24. Provides support for scheduling meetings, coordinating activities, and ensure meeting conversations are documented


25. Creating and present information in a variety of ways, including presentations, dashboards, status reports, meeting minutes, etc


26. Exercise professional judgement in applying an appropriate project management discipline to:


a. Best service management's objectives and meet the project goals


b. Ensure adequate information is available to support management decisions throughout the life of the project


c. Manage the implementation risks and other risks of the project


27. Able to accept and act on feedback from others to improve own performance and drive project success


28. Proven ability to work in highly matrixed organization

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