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Project Manager IV

Roswell, GA 30076

Posted: 11/13/2019 Job Category: Program Project Manager Job Number: 1742

Job Description


IT PROJECT MANAGER SUMMARY

The Project Manager is responsible for establishing and leading enterprise-wide, cross-functional strategic initiatives. Project Managers lead a variety of different types of projects including launching new products and services, large-scale application development, systems integration, operational efficiency improvements, and infrastructure upgrades and deployments. Demonstrated ability to lead their project team to plan and execute IT projects in a highly-matrixed IT organization that is part of a large multi-national corporation. Business-outcome focused with a demonstrated ability to adjust the course of the project as barriers arise, and still achieve the desired business outcome. Strong business acumen and connection with business stakeholders is essential and required.

IT PROJECT MANAGER JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Monitors and controls resources, revenue and capital costs against the project budget
  • Manages expectations of all project stakeholders
  • Take effective action without complete understanding and knowledge of all the facts
  • Ability and experience to pro-actively identify risks and develop mitigation plans in advance of the risk actually becoming an issue
  • Communicate at all levels with clarity and precision both written and verbally

IT PROJECT MANAGER EXPERIENCE
  • 8-10 years of related Program and Project Management experience
  • Experience with large consumer product companies is a plus
  • Must have managed IT projects with budgets in the $1 million range
  • Experience managing IT programs in the $3 million is preferred
  • Must have led at least 10 full-time equivalent resources on past IT projects
  • Must have led resources in geographies outside the US
  • Previous experience leading team members that have English as a second language is preferred
  • Sensitivity & awareness to time zone differences
  • Agile project experience is a plus, but not required

IT PROJECT MANAGER TECHNICAL SKILLS
  • Broad experience managing both IT infrastructure projects (ex. Windows upgrades, network upgrades, Microsoft Lync roll-out) and Application projects (HR, finance, supply chain, marketing, etc.)
  • Not generally looking for particular/specific IT application knowledge or IT infrastructure knowledge
  • Experience and technical acumen to confidently challenge the team at times, and know when estimates are out of line or work can be accomplished faster
  • Experience using project management tools is required
  • CA Clarity is preferred

IT PROJECT MANAGER EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’ s or Master’ s Degree required
  • Strong preference for IT degree (computer science or information technology/systems)
  • PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is required

Job Requirements

Project Manager, IT Project Manager, PMP, PMI, Information Technology, Six Sigma, Supply Chain, Leadership, Financials, Presentation, Reports

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Charles Marzec

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