Sr. Project Manager (NY Local)

Project Manager
New York
Posted 2 years ago

Our client is seeking a Senior Implementation Specialist to manage a multitude of large scale integration projects within the IT Operations department. The position will have matrixed responsibility to the IT Program Management Office to ensure compliance with the clients Project & Portfolio Management (PPM) standards and participate in the Application Project Planning where the services of IT Operations are required to coordinate and deliver.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for project management support for integrated implementations within the IT Operations and Services area.
  • Provide hands-on project management and actively manage project plans, deliverables, dependencies, outcome and stakeholder communications for assigned projects within the agreed upon timeframe and guidelines.
  • Create, update and facilitate the execution of project work plans using Planview, including identification of resources needed and assignment of individual responsibilities.
  • Prepare communication plans and related project status reports to key stakeholders to provide project updates on activities and deliverables, as well as risks and mitigation strategies.
  • Define and manage overall change control processes and validation aspects of the project to ensure project success.
  • Establish, manage and motivate teams dedicated to each project to meet expected deliverables and timelines.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • There are no supervisory responsibilities associated with this job.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information management, or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
  • 10+ years of professional IT experience.
  • 4+ years hands-on experience with IT Service Management methodology.
  • PMP or ITIL Certification desired.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Good public speaking and presentation skills.
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to pay attention to details and be organized.
  • Ability to project professionalism over the phone and in person.
  • Commitment to “internal client” and customer service principles.
  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.
  • Spelling, grammar, proofreading and editing skills.
  • Creative writing ability.
  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must have the legal right to work in U.S.

Technical Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience in the managing and delivering integrated IT projects.
  • Thorough knowledge of MS Project (Project Management Software).
  • Strong experience with Planivew .

Job Features

Job CategoryMedia
TelecommuteHybrid (4 office, 1 remote)
VisaCitizen, GC Only

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