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Sr Project Manager- REMOTE

  • Location: Illinois, 60565
  • Salary: 130000.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

Excellent REMOTE Direct Hire Project Manager, excellent compensation and career opportunity! Please apply if you wrestled large implementations to completion including:

  • Develops full-scale project plans and associated communications documents.
  • Communicates project expectations to team members and stakeholders.
  • Liaise with project stakeholders on an on-going basis.
  • Estimates resources and participants needed to achieve project goals.
  • Develops employees to be self-sufficient in continuous improvement tools.
  • Functions as leader for continuous improvement events.
  • Aligns activities with corporate goals around safety, quality, delivery and cost.
  • Performs root cause analysis on gaps, identifies waste, and works with leadership to drive sustainable corrective action.
  • Drafts and submits budget proposals, and recommends subsequent budget changes.
  • Negotiates with other department managers for acquisition of required personnel.
  • Determines and assesses need for additional staff or consultants and makes appropriate staffing adjustments during project cycle.
  • Sets and manages project expectations with team members and other stakeholders.
  • Delegates tasks and responsibilities to personnel.
  • Identifies and resolves issues and conflicts within project team.
  • Identifies and manages project dependencies and critical path.
  • Plans and schedules project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools.
  • Tracks project milestones and deliverables.
  • Develops and delivers progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation, and presentations.
  • Manages changes in project scope, identifies potential concerns, and devises contingency plans.

Experience

  • 5 years required, 7 years' experience preferred of directing work in a large-scale project management capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution.

Education

  • Associate’s degree required. Bachelor’s degree preferred.

Skills/Requirements

  • Business and management principles, including strategic planning, resource allocation, and production methods.
  • Prior experience with managing people and processes to achieve objectives.
  • Ability to build effective business relationships with other functional areas to best support mutual objectives.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to analyze workflow and processes to provide productive service to internal and external customers.
  • Interpersonal, conflict management, and negotiation skills required, including strong human relations skills to supervise and develop assigned employees effectively.
  • Adept at conducting research into project-related issues and products.
  • Ability to learn, understand, and apply new technologies.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent computer skills.

 

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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