Ultimate
Project Manager (IT)
At a glance
Location: US-CA-irvine Map
Posted: 09/11/2020
Closing: 10/10/2020
Degree: None
Type: Contractor
Experience: None
Ultimate
Job description
Key Responsibilities:
Determines and discerns detailed requirements on larger scale projects to establish the project deliverables, and manages changes to the project scope, schedule, and costs to keep the project management plan updated and reflective of authorized project changes
Facilitates the creation and approval of business cases, and utilizes historical data and expert judgment in order to understand project limitations
Establishes and maintains team members and project stakeholder relationships, expectations, and communications
Measures project performance using appropriate tools and techniques in order to monitor the progress of the project, identify and quantify variances, perform required corrective actions, and communicate to all stakeholders
Executes and leads the execution of tasks as defined in the project management plan in order to achieve the project goals, and actively manages project risk
Manages project closure activities, including gathering lessons learned
Serves as a project management subject matter expert, including guiding and mentoring other project managers; demonstrates expertise in a business process, professional discipline, market, or product
Actively leads one or more Project Management Office (PMO) continuous improvement activities
Other incidental duties

Skills:
6+ Years of IT Project Management focused on Financial System Implementations (ERP Implementations, Consolidation and Reporting, Account Reconciliation, and Demand Management.
3+ Years of experience with Agile Methodologies
Actively lead one or more Project Management Office (PMO) continuous improvement activities

Additional Expectations:
Proven expertise in usage of MS Office Suite and related project management systems
Excellent documentation and communication skills and interpersonal relationship skills including negotiating and relationship management skills with ability to drive achievement of objectives
Extensive understanding and knowledge of principles, theories, and concepts relevant to managing large scale project plans
Excellent problem-solving, organizational, analytical and critical thinking skills
Excellent understanding and work experience with project budgets and financial management
Strong leadership skills and ability to influence change
Experience in facilitating change, including collaboration with management and executive stakeholders
Experience within a regulated environment
Strict attention to detail
Ability to interact professionally with all organizational levels and proactively escalate issues to appropriate levels of management in the organization
Ability to manage competing priorities in a fast paced environment
Must be able to work in a team environment, including serving as consultant to management
Ability to interact with suppliers, vendors and/or customers
Adhere to all EHS rules and requirements and take adequate control measures in preventing injuries to themselves and others as well as to the protection of environment and prevention of pollution under their span of influence/control

Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in related field Required Master's Degree or equivalent Preferred 2 Years years experience hands on experience managing projects and/or programs of increasing complexity

We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
Project Manager (IT)