Sr. Project Manager - IC+ in Deerfield, IL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 10/13/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  884355

Candidate Profile: 
- Bachelor’s Degree and 8+ years of project management experience 
- Extensive experience developing project plan including charter, scope, project management approach, management plans, financial forecast and schedule. 
- Extensive experience in working with cross-functional teams and staff of all levels 
- Experience managing project budgets of at least $1M 
- Strong communication skills 
- Solid problem solving and analysis skills 
- Advanced skills in Microsoft Project, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio 
- PMP certification preferred 
- Experience with multiple project management methodologies, including Agile, Waterfall, etc. 
- IT project management experience 
- BS in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent experience is preferred 
General Work Description: 
- Manages large size, complex projects to achieve key business objective goals 
- Creates, monitors, and updates project plan.  Helps establish work plan and assists with the staffing for projects 
- Provides management and strategic direction to cross-functional project teams 
- Accountable for managing project budget and schedule 
- Reviews and may provide input into the project/technical scope definition 
- Coordinates development and approval of the business and technical requirements documents 
- Proactively works with project teams to identify project risks and issues 
- Assists with the resolution of issues/risks and escalates when appropriate 
- Represents the company with contractors, suppliers, business partners and other parties as required 
- Coordinates activities of project teams to ensure project progress is on schedule and within budget 
- Recommends and makes adjustments to the project plan and staffing 
- Effectively monitors, measures, and communicate project status to project stakeholders and executives 
- Participates in team members performance assessments and mentors junior PMs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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