Project Manager in Charlotte, NC

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

The North Highland Company   •  

Charlotte, NC 28202

Industry: Business Services

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 42 days ago

Exciting work you will do:

  • Use knowledge of Project Management to increase client impact, develop your skillsets, and grow your career.
  • Make your mark by working directly with clients as a visible and engaged member of the team.
  • Collaborate across disciplines to deliver creative solutions to client challenges.
  • Play a key role on your team by developing and delivering presentations and written deliverables, and organizing and facilitating client and internal meetings and workshops.
  • Actively contribute to business development proposals and the identification of new opportunities.
  • Establish positive relationships with clients and peers that build credibility, foster your support network, and empower career development.
  • Develop a deeper understanding of our firm's shared vision to build our clients' capabilities and unleash their potential.
  • Cultivate knowledge of our clients' business models and increase your role in engagements.
  • Responsible and accountable for delivering large projects on-time, on budget, and meeting functional and quality specifications.
  • Forecast, manage, and report on project financials, planned vs actual project schedule, and resource utilization.
  • Identify resources needed to complete work and collaborate with resource manager(s) to assemble appropriate skills/teams.
  • Manage issues, risks, and changes using appropriate and agreed upon processes and tools established within the PMO.
  • Provide weekly status reports and can communicate to executive leadership.

What you will need:

  • 5+ years of experience in a Project Management role with a strong background in team development.
  • Proven success delivering projects in Agile/Scrum environment.
  • Experience with multiple project streams and leading teams of 5+.
  • Large enterprise project experience ranging from $1million+
  • Proven ability to effectively manage multiple tasks at various stages of completion.
  • Strong facilitation skills; communicates effectively with the business to identify needs and evaluate alternative solutions as required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Understanding of various technologies including applications and databases.
  • Understands basic revenue models and cost to completion projections.
  • Expert knowledge in Agile/Scrum methodology.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office Suites of products, (i.e. Visio, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.)
  • Project Management training and/or project lead experience of 3+years
  • Demonstrated proficiency in use of project planning tools (MS Project, Jira, Version One, etc.)
  • Familiarity with Clarity, Ehour, or other Portfolio / Program Management Software
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or a related discipline or equivalent
  • Project Management Certification (CAPM or PMP)
  • Preferred: MBA or related advanced degree


Valid Through: 2019-11-4