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IT Project Manager

Company: Strategic Staffing Solutions
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

STRATEGIC STAFFING SOLUTIONS (S3) HAS AN OPENING! Job Title: IT Project Manager Location: Kansas City, MO Role Type: W2 Only Contract Length: 18 Months w/ Possible Extension How to Apply: Please send resume and contact information to Rene May, Sourcing Specialist, at RMay@strategicstaff.com and reference job #209263. Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Execute project management processes and methodologies for the IT division, ensuring that project deliverables are completed on time, within budget, adhere to IT and the company standards, and meet or exceed customer expectations.
  • Leads project teams in the implementation efforts for projects/programs lead by the PMO team, ensuring that they are accurate, secure, and efficient.
  • Tracks key project milestones, adjusting project plans and/or resources as indicated.
  • Communicates project status to stakeholders on a regular basis.
  • Creates project management documentation (project scope, project plans/schedules, project logs, status reports, issues management, etc.).
  • Ensures that project implementation (designs, development, testing plans, change orders, etc.) is documented following the company PMO methodology.
  • Directs and monitors work daily, identifying resource needs, performing quality review, and escalating functional, quality, and timeline issues appropriately. Facilitates issue resolution. Manages the contractual commitments, scopes of work, budgets, and timelines of multiple projects simultaneously. Required Qualifications/Experience:
    • Working knowledge of project management methodologies and tools, resource management practices and change management techniques.
    • Working knowledge of standard concepts, best practices and procedures related to business functions/units.
    • Working knowledge of technology applications used in business functions/units.
    • Understands and considers the complexity and inter-relatedness of business functions and company technology applications.
    • Communicates effectively with all levels of employees, both technical and non-technical.
    • Leads large project teams effectively, promoting and supporting teamwork.
    • Takes the initiative to search for and identify alternative and/or innovative solutions to both business and technical problems.
    • Uses planning skills to manage and complete large, complex projects.
    • Quickly adapts to the demands inherent in managing multiple projects simultaneously.
    • Strong written and oral communication skills, including giving formal presentations to different audiences.
    • Establishes and maintains effective consulting relationships.
    • Exercises sound judgment when making decisions. Education:
      • Bachelor's Degree in computer science, Information Technology or other related field and 6 years IT experience in multiple areas, including 2 years managing projects in multiple technologies and functions. OR 8 years IT experience, including 4 years managing project in multiple technologies and functions.
      • JIRA knowledge is helpful but not required.
      • Experience with the use of Microsoft Project.
      • Position is in support of the company's infrastructure projects.
      • Will include automation projects, Windows 11, digital employee experience projects.
      • Previous experience supporting infrastructure.
      • Windows 11 experience preferred but not required.
      • Position will be responsible for managing multiple projects at once. Must be able to prioritize accordingly. S 3 supports and adheres to customer COVID-19 vaccination policies, which may include the disclosure of vaccination status. The S3 Difference The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities. The four pillars of our company are to:
        • Set the bar high for what a company should do
        • Create jobs
        • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
        • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving As an S3 employee, you're eligible for a full benefits package that may include:
          • Medical Insurance
          • Dental Insurance
          • Vision Insurance
          • 401(k) Plan
          • Vacation Package
          • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
          • Flexible Spending Accounts
          • Tuition Reimbursement Job ID: JOB-209263 Publish Date: 10 Nov 2022

Keywords: Strategic Staffing Solutions, Kansas City , IT Project Manager, Executive , Kansas City, Kansas

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