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Sr. Project Manager - REMOTE

  • Location: Alpharetta, Georgia, 30009
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 8 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Come work for this global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services to be a part of building a better working world for customers and communities.

Position: Information Security Project Manager

Location: Remote

Term: 8 Months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

Project Planning and Control

  • Maintain very close visibility into and active control over projects to agreed schedule, budget and scope.
  • Conduct stage gates at least at the end of plan and before deployment to production.

Resource Management

  • Demonstrate control over the project resource plan.
  • Ensure actual work matches the planned effort.
  • Actively maintain resource requests and allocations.

Forecasting and Financial Control

  • Maintain accurate project financial forecasts.

Deliverable Quality

  • Ensure project deliverables are fit for purpose.

Risk and Issue Management

  • Proactively recognize risks or issues, and do not wait to respond to them.
  • Regularly maintain RAID logs so they can be referenced by any stakeholder.
  • Ensure projects are 100% compliant with client and Information Security delivery standards.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 10 to 15 years’ experience in a corporate IT environment.
  • 5 to 10 years’ experience in project management.
  • At least 5 years delivering in a Service Delivery PM role (InfoSec domain highly preferred).
  • Experience specifically managing IT Security projects with personal accountability for delivering to time and cost for large, complex projects up to $5m in value and as many as 12 to 18 months in duration.
  • Mastery of project management methodology, tools and templates (includes project planning, schedule development, scope management and cost management).
  • Track record of customer focus, based on openness, trust, and delivering on promises.
  • IT background with experience across the systems development life cycle with experience in all project phases – plan, initiate, elaborate, design, build, test, implement.
  • Strong team working skills across matrixed client, supplier and geographically dispersed virtual teams.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills – must be able to communicate fluently in English both verbally and in writing.

Even better if you have:

  • Experience in Information Security Service Delivery.
  • Project management certification is highly preferred (PMI/CAPM or PMP, PRINCE2).
  • Familiarity with ITIL v2 or 3 would be advantageous.
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) certifications or other Information Security.

If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!