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Project Manager

St. Louis, Missouri | IT
Job ID: 109897
Listed on 9/13/2021
KellyMitchell matches the best IT and business talent with premier organizations nationwide. Our clients, ranging from Fortune 500 corporations to rapidly growing high-tech companies, are exceptionally served by our 1500+ IT and business consultants. Our industry is growing rapidly, and now is a great time to launch your career with the KellyMitchell team.

Project Manager

Duties:
  • Responsible for managing tasks and projects
  • Direct and manage all stages of project and programs using standard processes, practices, and tools
  • Develop long term program objectives and strategic technology roadmaps that support business or institutional goals
  • Coordinate with project stakeholders on an ongoing basis
  • Manage stakeholder expectations and involvement by providing information and deliverables to the project
  • Develop project plans and associated communications documents including project charters and schedules
  • Identify resource and skill requirements needed to meet objectives
  • Work with functional managers to identify and schedule specific resources
  • Accurately track and evaluate project performance and changes in scope
  • Actively manage project risk by establishing and maintaining issue logs, risk registers and change logs
  • Work to establish mitigation strategies and contingency plans
  • Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation, and presentations
  • Serve as the single-point-of-contact for questions regarding project schedule, scope, resources, or budget
  • Oversee efforts of vendor project managers, including assisting with establishment and review of project teams, performance objectives, plans and status reports, to ensure streamlined startup of engagements and successful execution of project deliverables
Desired Skills/Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 3+ years of related experience
  • PMP certification highly preferred
  • Expert Knowledge of Project Management methodology, tools, and techniques
  • Knowledge of information technologies and applications
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Ability to effectively negotiate, reach agreements and hold project resources accountable to deliverables
  • Ability to effectively mediate conflicts and navigate disagreements while remaining calm and professional in the process
  • Leadership and general management skills
  • Organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential
  • Experience leading projects with cross functional diverse teams including vendors

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