The Project Manager is primarily responsible for the over- all management of the project from its conceptualization to implementation and for providing leadership in the planning and development of all deliverables.
Manage projects with top-down oversight throughout the entire execution to ensure success as defined by adherence to standards of scope, budget and timeline.
Monitor project progress continuously and make detailed scheduled reports on measurable items, such as milestones and deliverables.
Utilize project management skills to manage project roles, identify resource requirements, define project deliverables, provide customer satisfaction, and ensure the quality of project is maintained.
Identify the technical approach to be used on a given project and manage the system development process including the development of a strategic plan, systems analysis, technical
design, coding, testing, and acceptance.
Identify, track, monitor and communicate project-related issues, scope changes, variances and contingencies that may arise during project implementation.
Coordinate with various managers and technical personnel during all project phases, from initial development through implementation.
Maintain effective communication and working relationships with clients and project team members.
Mentor and provide expertise to other project team members.
Prepare and present oral and/or written technical reports and project presentations.
Organize and conduct project team meetings.
Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's/College Degree in Computer Science/Information Technology, Industrial Engineering or equivalent.
At least 8+ year(s) of working experience managing the development, implementation and support of IT projects.
Knowledge of current hardware and software technologies used in the project
Knowledge of supply chain planning processes a plus
Knowledge of project management tools and techniques
Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
Strong leadership, interpersonal and client facing skills
Problem solving and decision-making skills
Ability to work in a fast-changing environment
Ability to meet tight deadlines
Ability to prioritize and multi-task across numerous work streams
Willing to accept a project or contract position
Open to working remotely and in the office