IT/Software/Technology

IT Project Manager

Contract

Strategic Staffing Solutions

Job Title: IT Project Manager

Duration: 8 Month contract; chance to extend/convert to full time.

Location: St. Louis, MO

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree Preferred from an accredited college or university, preferably in Business, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or Engineering.PM Accreditation from PMI (PMP) preferred.
  • Three to Eight years of experience managing projects is required.
  • Project Management experience should include development of Project Plans, Schedules and Work Breakdown Structures (WBS).
  • Experience using structured methodologies and project management systems is required.
  • Excellent communication, organization, and human relations skills with ability to interact effectively with all levels of employees are required.
  • IT Savvy

Job Responsibilities:

  • Specialized depth and breadth of expertise in job discipline or field, working independently to solve or lead others to solve complex problems.
  • Independently defines and manages scope and schedule of large and complex projects, ensuring projects are delivered on time and within budgets.
  • Develops plan and resources (internal/external) for higher risk/impact and more complex projects (mega projects).
  • Helps prioritize projects or projects impacting multiple disciplines or groups.
  • Manages project budget of large and complex projects, reviews and approves invoices for complex projects.
  • Manages and ensures quality of higher risk/impact projects (e.g., coordinating meetings, tracking budget, following up on action items) using Waterfall project management methods; interprets and anticipates scope creep.
  • Assists in the development, implementation and enhancement of PMO processes, methodology, tools and automation.
  • Prepares stakeholders for project delivery, facilitates transparency, adaptation and communicates how mega-projects drive value for the business.
  • Expert Project Management knowledge and skills including: Ability to promote innovative thinking and self-improvement within the team. Confident and skilled at navigating the team through roadblocks to allow sprints to be completed on time.
  • MS Project, Primavera, etc., project management tools.

Job ID: JOB-234667
Publish Date: 29 Mar 2024

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