Project Manager in Chicago, IL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 9/14/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  885993

Site: Chicago, IL.

Description: Job Summary
Apex Systems, the nation’s 2nd largest IT Staffing firm, is in search of a Project Manager. The Project Manager ensures that there is coordination of subsidiary programs or projects and that deliveries are aligned across all these initiatives to obtain the desired business benefit. The Project Manager directs, and coordinates team members (for potentially multiple projects) including other business and technology resources, user groups, internal and external consultants and contractors, as well as vendors and external regulatory organizations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Communication with senior executives
  • Use the finding and implement new changes
  • They will be taking existing processes and integrating them into ARCHER to achieve better reporting and workflow and monitoring.
  • They will need to exhibit strong change management skills.

Requirements of Project Manager:

  • Generally 5-10 years of work experience. This individual must come from a Technology project management background.
  • University/College Degree
  • Interpersonal skills: (Type A personality seem to work for this role. They have to really be able to drive this project)
  • Negotiation skills. They potentially will have to do some vendor management.
  • Facilitate and present at Steering Committees
  • Building strong business partnerships
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to navigate a large organization
  • Work in different time zones (international)- Minimal but sometimes required
  • Driver with tact
  • Prior FI experience
  • Financial Management (clarity)
  • Prior Organizational Change Management
  • Prior Cyber Security experience

Pluses of Project Manger

  • Being able to multi tasks and work across multiple systems.
  • Being able to learn multiple systems
  • Strong communication


*Please note that as a contract employee with Apex Systems, you'd be eligible for Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance; Short Term Disability; Hospitalization Coverage; Direct Deposit; Weekly Pay; Training and Development Programs; Corporate Discounts/Perks and our Referral Program.*









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