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Project Manager in Chandler, AZ at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 4/30/2019

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Project Manager Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking Project Managers for opportunities in Chandler, AZ, Minneapolis, MN, Charlotte, NC, Des Moines, IA, St. Louis, MO. The Project Manager will be responsible for leading project teams and managing all activities in a project life-cycle (initiation planning, executing/controlling, and closing) associated with high visibility projects that are long-term, across one or more lines of business and carry a substantial impact to the relevant businesses. He or she will interact with senior leadership and major stakeholders to establish strategic plans and objectives for programs or projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Consult with business partners to clarify and define complex project requirements, budgets and business cases, including statements of work
  • Create and deliver presentations on program or project goals and plans, including progress reports
  • Responsible for end-to-end program or project management, demonstrating ownership of the entire process from beginning to end
  • Develop and implement program and project level processes, procedures and performance metrics
  • May be responsible for sourcing, negotiating and managing outside vendors.
  • Typically manages a family or series of projects associated with a specific business strategy to obtain benefits and controls
  • Ensure program/project-related risks are managed according to the Project Management Policy
  • Lead project staff, including training and providing input to performance evaluations.
  • May directly manage 1 or 2 project staff team members
  • Typically manage multiple projects across multiple Line of Business's Managed projects over $2M
  • Act independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments

Requirements:

  • 10+ years project management experience.
  • Expert knowledge of project management practices and concepts
  • Experience creating a detailed Project Plan and managing the project from it throughout the lifecycle of the project
  • Experience managing the project financials/budget, monthly forecasting and variance analysis
  • Project Management experience defined as end-to-end management of a project delivering defined scope following a very structured policy and methodology
  • Ability to clarify goals and drive ambiguous projects to completion
  • Strong work ethic with the ability to work in a high intensity, fast paced, ever-changing environment with significant attention to details
  • Stakeholder Partnership (Relationship Mgmt. with cross-functional teams, strong written and verbal communication with ability to communicate effectively at all levels, Influencing)
  • Judgement (Decision making, analytic ability)
  • Risk Management (Decision making, organizational awareness, understands risks vs. issues, and able to develop risk responses and escalates appropriately)
  • Team Leadership (Teamwork, leading, supervising, managing in a virtual environment)
  • Ownership and Commitment (Achieving goals and objectives)
  • Learning Agility (Learning and researching, adapting and responding

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 27 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com.