Core BTS Bethlehem , PA 18015
Core BTS has an immediate opening for an IT Project Manager with our client in Bethlehem, PA. Only qualified candidates should respond and will be contacted for an interview.
The primary responsibility of the Project Manager IT is to ensure the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, and management of business support activities. All duties are to be performed in accordance with departmental and policies, practices, and procedures.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Support IT strategies and programs for the overall objectives of the organization.
Develop project plans for medium and large sized projects based upon defined high level priorities and business requirements.
Manage the project budget, scope, and schedule.
Identify and document any changes made to original project scope and communicate with stakeholders
Validate project deliverables against scope and quality expectations and participate in project stage-gates (including project post-mortems or wrap-ups), identifying opportunities for execution and process improvement
Identify and manage project issues and risks throughout the life of the project, developing action and contingency plans as appropriate
Make recommendations regarding policies, standards and guidelines.
Assist in the creation of IT standard operating procedures (SOPs).
Create and maintain process flow diagrams.
Ensure compliance with business standards and procedures by analyzing and measuring against current processes.
Assist in closing out audit items and continuous monitoring of risk assessment plans.
Effectively communicate and organize the change management process.
Consistent and regular attendance is an essential function of this job.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Bachelors degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline.
8 years of IT industry experience or equivalent technical experience
5 to 8 years of project management experience
Ability to effectively manage/execute multiple projects concurrently
Advanced user in project management tools (e.g., MS Project, SharePoint, etc.)
Professional certification (e.g., PMP, ITIL) beneficial
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in English, both in spoken and written form.
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with Team Members of different backgrounds and levels of experience.
Must be able to work varied shifts, including nights, weekends and holidays.
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