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IT Project Support Manager

  • Location: Houston, Texas, 77056
  • Salary: 85.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 13 days ago

Large Oil and Gas company in Houston is seeking an experienced IT Project Support Manager for a 12 months+ contract assignment to assist with the configuration and deployment of collaboration technology, on premise to cloud voice configuration/migration, A/V technology, and end user hardware refresh.  In this role, the IT Project Support Manager will work onsite at a large corporate facility in Houston, so local candidates only, please.  Must have at least 10 years of project management experience with cloud voice/collaboration technology and end user hardware projects.  The Start Date for this role can be as early as 1/18 or 1/25, depending on the availability of selected candidate.

  • Coordinate with internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis
  • Develop comprehensive project plans to be shared with clients as well as other staff members
  • Develop spreadsheets, diagrams and process maps to document needs
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
  • 10 years’ experience as a project manager with cloud voice/collaboration technology and end user hardware projects.
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) / PRINCE II certification is a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience
  • Oil and Gas industry experience preferred.