Expert Project Manager in Conway, AR

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Acxiom   •  

Conway, AR 72032

Industry: Technical Services

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5 - 7 years

Posted 55 days ago

Supervises and executes project plans focused on the delivery of external client products and solutions or fulfillment of internal business needs. Responsible for leading cross functional teams from project initiation through solution delivery, ensuring stated deliverables are met within time, quality and budget constraints. Works to remove barriers impeding project progress, escalating issues as required. Acquires human and material resources to satisfy project demands and delegates duties to project team members. Represents project team during leadership project reviews. Participates in the continuous improvement of project management standards, practices and tools.What you will do:

  • Brings prior experience to organize and define work for complex or ambiguous situations
  • Provides consultation, training, and knowledge sharing to associates
  • Actively contributes to domain body of knowledge
  • Manages high complexity high impact projects - including some international experience and virtual teaming
  • Builds estimation models for ambiguous/conceptual level situations
  • Manages risk planning, analysis, response and control at the portfolio level
  • Mentors junior team members in effective project management (traditional and agile) practices
  • Manages high visibility projects (internal/external) involving 3rd parties, large teams, multiple workstreams
  • Manages executive level expectations and communications
  • Thought leader in project management as demonstrated through progressing our process, standards, and knowledge base
  • Facilitates conflict resolution spanning many organizations and/or teams
  • Brings out-of-control situations into acceptable range of management

What you will need:

  • In-Depth understanding of project management principles (traditional and agile)
  • Accomplished practitioner of project management methodology and solution development methodologies (traditional and agile)
  • Has an understanding of the application of sound agile engineering principles (TDD, FDD, continuous integration, pair programming, etc.)
  • Proven strong risk management as a primary management habit
  • Demonstrates the ability to deliver multi-faceted initiatives across multiple organizations
  • Expert understanding of project management principles (traditional and agile)
  • Expert practitioner of project management methodology and solution development methodologies (traditional and agile)
  • Thorough understanding of the application of sound agile engineering principles (TDD, FDD, continuous integration, pair programming, etc.
  • Proven ability to anticipate issues and works proactively to prevent them

What will set you apart:

  • Bachelor's Degree and 5 years' experience
  • Practical experience with internal audit and compliance
  • Understands the competitive landscape from both a business and technical perspective


Valid Through: 2019-10-18