Senior Project Manager / Business Analyst

8 - 10 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

$100K - $120K
Posted on 08/17/17 by Salman Arif
WCC
Arlington, VA
8 - 10 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
$100K - $120K
Posted on 08/17/17 Salman Arif

  • The main responsibility of the senior project manager will be to work with various business and IS/IT groups internal and external to the organization to ensure delivery of point-of-sale analytic solutions. 
  • Working knowledge of analytic needs for Consumer Package Goods Sales or Supply Chain preferred.
  • A minimum of 7 years’ experience as a project manager, and 2 years as a PMO leader are required.

In the senior project manager role, the candidate will minimally be expected to:

  • Possess excellent communication and inter-personal skills with the ability to provide communication to director level business and IT leaders and staff in a fast-changing environment
  • Coordinate other project managers to ensure project communication within and between teams
  • Ensure that approved methods, processes, standards, documentation, and tools are consistently used by the project team
  • Execute and maintain a project plan and provide PMO reporting of status and metrics to management
  • Perform analysis and planning for all phases/aspects of a business analytic project from initiation though implementation
  • Manage project scope, schedule, cost, dependencies, resource assignments, issues, and risks
  • Be willing to take ownership and resolve project issues impacting project schedules and demonstrate tenacity for maintaining schedules in a fast-paced environment
  • Interface with all areas affected by the project (e.g. external agencies, business owners, management, dependent application teams, data specialists, and the immediate project team)

As a business analyst, the candidate will minimally be expected to:

  • Be comfortable meeting with end-user clients to perform requirements gathering and create use cases
  • Perform system analysis, conceptual design, and functional design, and testing
  • Ensure proper documentation and deliverables are created and maintained for all project work
  • Balance multiple tasks in a deadline-constrained environment
  • Be a self-starter and have the ability to make progress on assignments where little information is initially available

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