Project Manager

11 - 15 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Atlanta, GA
11 - 15 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17

DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Project Managerfor our Atlanta, GA office to make the team even stronger.

Responsibilities

  • Partner closely with the business side project manager on implementations using Salesforce.com. Collaborating on a singular project plan from initial conception to post implementation support;
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with both onshore and offshore development teams, as well diversely located key stakeholders. Have a good understanding of and experience in both Agile and Waterfall methodologies;
  • Maintain strategic alignment between the business and technology teams at all times, promoting transparency and collaboration. Mitigate conflict and drive discussions with key stakeholders to resolve open questions or issues;
  • Present to senior executives on a daily basis, providing project updates and communicate progress to milestones and risks. Provide crisp and accurate details on project strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats;
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with project stakeholders; manage project stakeholder expectations; negotiate with and influence project sponsors on project specific tasks;
  • Coordinate with other IT Project managers and the Project Delivery Director on all projects to share best practices, give project updates and coordinate effective planning of resources across projects;
  • Work with minimal direction; provide hands on project management, oversight, and governance, leading the project team to successful completion.

Requirements

  • 10+ years of working experience as a Project Manager in software implementations, including migration projects and new client deliverables;
  • Strong experience in and knowledge of Salesforce.com;
  • Natural relationship building and maintaining skills particularly across functional areas;
  • Excellent client facing skills and skills of internal communications;
  • Bachelor’s Degree in MIS, Business or related discipline;
  • Familiarity with tools used to manage and execute applicable IT processes and projects such as Jira and Smartsheets;
  • Exceptional organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills;
  • Ability to lead, inspire and motivate teams through tight timelines and difficult discussions.
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