IT Project Manager

 •  OldCastle Atlanta, GA

5 - 7 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/17/17
Atlanta, GA
5 - 7 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/17/17

Responsibilities

  • Ensure project scope is clearly defined and deliverables are aligned with sponsor and business requirements
  • Ability to develop and manage overall project plans with appropriate timelines, budgets and resources
  • Manage cross-functional resources across tasks
  • Coordinate with the education team to ensure education materials and training schedules are developed and delivered on time based on the needs of the projects assigned
  • Coordinate with Solutions Engineer to ensure technical documentation is developed and communicated to appropriate parties
  • Ensure consistent project management methodology and processes are followed
  • Manage scope creep beyond initial requirements
  • Work with IT management team to develop metrics that define project success
  • Provide project reporting to IT management and company executives
  • Follow company IT project methodology standards to provide consistent results to the business
  • Function as liaison between the business and IT and be able to communicate effectively across each group
  • Work with IT Management to evaluate solutions and ensure they are in line with organizational goals
  • Manage third party vendor relationships as appropriate to ensure deliverables are met and on time.
  • Effectively manage multiple projects concurrently

Requirements

  • Two+ years of experience in a dedicated project management role with a bachelor’s degree or five years of equivalent experience in a dedicated project management role without a bachelor’s degree
  • Strong documentation skillset demonstrated through ability to create standard project documentation (ex. Project Charter, Project Plan, Business Case, Scope Analysis, etc.)
  • Comprehensive understanding of complex processes from a business and IT perspective (sample areas include Order Management, Procurement, Manufacturing, Transportation, A/R or A/P)
  • Excellent communication skills (written, verbal and presentation)
  • Strong Interpersonal skills
  • Must have good negotiation skills
  • Must have the ability to multi-task and prioritize appropriately
  • Strong teamwork skills but also capable of working independently
  • PMP certification a plus
  • Manufacturing Industry experience a plus
  • ERP experience a plus
  • Willingness to travel up to 30% within North America

What Oldcastle Offers You

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs.

Job ID:  118709

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