Project Manager IT - Service

Abbott   •  

Waukegan, IL

Less than 5 years

Posted 181 days ago

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Position Summary

Develop, execute and manage IT projects within the defined scope   

Main Responsibilities:

  • Initiate and Plan IT Projects: Works with business and IT management to establish project goals, objectives and deliverables. 
  • Project Control: Assess the degree to which changes to scope, issues and risks will affect projects working with department, management and sponsor to gain agreement for resolution. 
  • Measure performance to assure the project is progressing as compared to original plan and budget.
  • Executing and Closing Projects: Develops and executes a work plan obtaining authorized resources to ensure all activities are performed. 
  • Gather lessons learned and obtain final project approval from sponsor and stakeholders. 

Project Communication: 

  • Communicate project progress by producing project reports to provide timely and accurate project status and decision support information to Project Team and Department manager Resource and Team Management: Coordinate resources to ensure project needs are addressed and effectively assign tasks and deliverables to team members based upon their abilities. 
  • Quality Management: Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures. 


  • Complexity of the project. 
  • At the department level or provides assistance to Program or Project managers on phases of a larger project. 
  • Decisions: Make decisions that impact project level activities. 
  • Influence project level budget. 
  • Direct Budgetary Responsibility and Cost of Engaged Resources (Does not imply signature responsibility): 0-$1MM Business Impact and Risk: $0- $3MM in business financial impact, Business can run without. Business unit affected.  


  • Bachelordegree in Business, Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent experience
  • At least 3 years’ experience in project management, business systems analysis, or software development
  • At least 3 years’ experience in project management, business systems analysis, or software development