Senior Project Manager

5 - 7 years experience  •  Software

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Fort Lauderdale, FL
5 - 7 years experience
Software
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17

We are currently looking for a senior Project Manager in our Ft. Lauderdale, FL office. 

Responsibilities

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that projects remain on schedule, are delivered with high quality, great customer satisfaction and achievement of target profit goals
  • Develop and maintain project timelines and resources during length of project according to corporate plan
  • Remain aware of any potential problems and works to mitigate risks, facilitating change order procedures as needed
  • Monitor project deliverables and progress through continuous communication with project member and establish effective communication with other departments in order to ensure that projects are completed in a timely and effective manner
  • Interface with customer and internal project resources to convey project issues and gain status
  • Maintain customer satisfaction with consistent communication with all external and internal project resources
  • Compile monthly invoicing reports and distribute to the associated customer
  • Maintain constant communication with the sales team regarding the status of the implementation and the overall satisfaction of the customer
  • Ensure a thorough and successful hand-off of projects to support, post implementation and acceptance
  • Interface with development Manager on project issues including timelines and resource allocations
  • Contribute to the success of the overall team outside of existing project responsibilities

 

Qualifications

Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Project Management, MIS, Computer Science or related area
  • Minimum 3 years of Agileexperience
  • 5+ years of experience interfacing with external clients in a project management role (IT/Software)
  • External client experience in running and managing projects and financial profitability
  • Experience in implementing projects from begin to end for small to mid size companies
  • PMP Certification is also desirable
  • Demonstrated ability to manage the financial requirements and profitability of the project engagement from inception to completion
  • Must have effective customer interview skills
  • Strong knowledge of the software development lifecycles and process improvement methodologies
  • Excellent time management, organizational and negotiating skills
  • Expert with Word, Excel, Microsoft Project, Powerpoint and Visio
  • Advanced Management Training and Technical Certifications are a plus
  • Ability to effectively communicate in English
  • Strong aptitude for problem solving and technology
  • Minimum of 3-5 years experience in the life insurance or financial institution domain highly desired
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