Senior Project Manager

Kamis Professional Staffing Norwich , CT 06360

Posted 5 days ago

This position is responsible for multiple highly complex projects. You will plan, manage and provide leadership and direction with project design, implementation, system enhancements and upgrades. You will participate in implementation feasibility studies, business planning, and benefit analysis studies as required. You will ensure the elements of cost, benefit, and risk are identified and considered.

Primary

Responsibilities:

  • Develop program level plans that incorporate underlying project plans including business and IT projects that combine to deliver program level results.
  • Develop project plans
  • Assist in the resource and financial budget estimation process for potential information technology projects
  • Measure the progress of the project(s)
  • Communicate with business sponsors and IT executives, functional area managers and/or consultants regarding status of specific projects
  • Generate weekly and monthly project status reports to a prescribed format and standard as defined by the Project Management Office
  • Follow Project and Portfolio Management Methodology
  • Performs post-implementation reviews of assigned projects and chronicles key lessons-learned and key planned vs. actual performance metrics
  • Performs risk management analysis on assigned projects and develops a comprehensive mitigation plan for identified risks
  • Identifies resource constraints that will have a material impact on the negotiated completion of assigned projects and recommends alternatives and/or trade-offs

Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business or a related field, and eight (8) years of relevant Information work experience
  • Five (5) years managing highly complex information technology projects
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification issued from the Project Management Institute (PMI)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of at least one project portfolio management tool (e.g. MS Project Server)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and multitasking skills
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