12 days old
2018-05-112018-06-08

Senior Project Manager

Woodbridge Township, NJ 08830
  • Job Code
    620435
  • Payrate
    $58 To $72

Job Description:


The Project Manager is responsible for the end to end management of multiple technology projects. The Project Manager is accountable to leadership for the project schedule, budget, and overall quality. Acts as the single point for project communications to executive sponsors and management, including escalation of issues/risks as needed.


Role Responsibilities:


-General Project Management - Creates appropriate project documentation, balances stakeholder needs, and effectively negotiates tradeoffs between scope, schedule, and budget; Balances needs of multiple stakeholders. Gains buy-in from groups who may be resistant to change


-Schedule Management - Creates, manages, and understands impacts to project scope, constraints, and schedule. Manages projects according to work plan. Performs critical path analysis


-Cost Management - Develops and routinely reassesses project budgets to account for variances and ensures accuracy. Creates budget reports to compare actual with forecasted costs


-Communication Management - Creates performance and status reports for relevant stakeholders


-Risk & Issue Management - Develops and manages project risk and issue management plans. Analyzes risks by probability and severity to assess their impact on project delivery. Implements procedures to mitigate risk threats. Utilizes available tools for identifying and tracking issues such as the Delivery Risk Assessment, risk workshops, and Clarity.


-Resource Management - Develops project organization chart and governance structures. Defines roles and responsibilities of team members


-Quality Management - Defines processes and standards around governance, communication, and quality. Develops deliverable acceptance plans and criteria


-Change Request Management - Identifies and develops strategy for changes in scope, schedule, and cost. Develops strategic rationale for change including costs, benefits, tradeoffs, etc.


-Implementation and Transition Management - Creates transition plan, identifies lessons learned, and applies the lessons learned to future projects.


-Integration Management - Identifies and manages project and program interdependencies


Required Skills:


-10+ years of functional experience.


-Excellent communication, interpersonal and written skills.


-Self-directed, self-starter, and motivated with the ability to work with minimal supervision.


-Strong financial management acumen.


-Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize tasks.


-Ability to work well on cross functional project teams including IT and business subject matter experts.


-Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project and other Microsoft tools.


-The ability to work in a fast paced team environment.


-Waterfall project management knowledge.


-CA Clarity PPM


-Jira


Preferred Skills:


-Financial Services industry experience


-Leadership / Management experience


-Project Management Professional (PMP) certification


-Experience with Agile methodology

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