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Project Manager

  • Location: Harrisburg, 75254
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 8 days ago

Our client is a part of a leading global healthcare company through the delivery of pharmaceuticals and healthcare products. Their commitment is to strengthen the patient healthcare journey with the patient in mind.

Position: Project Manager

Location: Remote in US

Term: 6 Months

Target Pay Rate: $69/hr.

Responsibilities:

  • Develops, refines, validates and manages project plans to ensure on time and on budget delivery of major technology initiatives across the enterprise.
  • Responsible for utilizing project management methods, standards, project integration as well as the coordination of all internal and external resources required to complete assigned projects.
  • Provides timely and concise communications to functional leadership regarding project status and pending issues; analyzes processes and makes recommendations for optimizing resources and product delivery.
  • Develops project plans based on specifications provided by the Portfolio Management staff and manages effective execution of the initiatives.
  • Builds consensus among multiple process leads relative to project scope, task execution, staffing and issue resolution.
  • Brokers services within Company vendors on behalf of the business area represented.
  • Provides overall financial direction for the projects to manage the development of budgets, controls and measurements to monitor project progress. Identifies potential risks within the project; proactively manages issues.
  • Participates in identifying project costs, resource allocation, project schedule changes and issue escalation.
  • Frequently interacts with Company staff including business area management, portfolio managers, vendors, consultants and other contractors.
  • Must be willing to travel up to 35 percent of the time.

Required:

  • Clarity experience required
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Excellent relationship building skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Good group presentation skills.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Good mathematical skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Good staff development skills
  • Knowledge of computers to operative effectively with computer hardware such as general mainframe, midrange, network and desktop technologies; computer software includes application development lifecycle, MS Office Suite, Outlook