IT Project Manager IV

  • location: Chicago, IL
  • type: Contract
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IT Project Manager IV

job summary:
Description:

  • Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects within the information technology department.
  • Oversees all aspects of projects.
  • Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project.
  • Builds and maintains working relationships with team members, vendors, and other departments involved in the projects.
  • Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project. May require a bachelor's degree and at least 7 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of tasks.
  • Leads and directs the work of others.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.
  • The role of the IT Project Manager is to plan, execute, and deliver application development projects according to committed timelines and within budget.
  • This includes acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members in order to deliver projects according to plan.
  • The Project Manager will also define the project's objectives with management direction, and oversee quality control throughout its life cycle, using proven communication, analytical and problem-solving skills in order to maximize the benefit of IT and Business investments.
  • It is critical that this role establish and maintain strong relationships with both senior and operating level business leaders, IT leaders, and the IT & Business PMOs.
Required:

  • Demonstrates intermediate knowledge and skills related to project management
  • Demonstrates basic knowledge of managing projects using an SDLC and creating lifecycle deliverables including detailed project, risk, and issue plans to ensure project goals are accomplished
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills related to managing budget and all aspects of project financials including estimating, forecasting and managing costs
  • Demonstrated use of Microsoft Project, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Visio, and PPM
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Team Player
  • 6 or more years of experience in an IT or business environment
  • 1 or more years direct work experience in a project management capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution
  • Successful management of a small size project, or delivery of a specific component of a large project with a Team of 2-5 (direct or matrix) and/or a budget of ?$1MM
  • Experienced at working both independently and in a team-oriented collaborative environment is essential
  • Experience implementing, managing or working with one or more of the following software platforms or technologies is ideal: ServiceNow, Robotic Process Automation (RPA), Chatbots
 
location: Chicago, Illinois
job type: Contract
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
Description:

  • Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects within the information technology department.
  • Oversees all aspects of projects.
  • Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project.
  • Builds and maintains working relationships with team members, vendors, and other departments involved in the projects.
  • Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project. May require a bachelor's degree and at least 7 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of tasks.
  • Leads and directs the work of others.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.
  • The role of the IT Project Manager is to plan, execute, and deliver application development projects according to committed timelines and within budget.
  • This includes acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members in order to deliver projects according to plan.
  • The Project Manager will also define the project's objectives with management direction, and oversee quality control throughout its life cycle, using proven communication, analytical and problem-solving skills in order to maximize the benefit of IT and Business investments.
  • It is critical that this role establish and maintain strong relationships with both senior and operating level business leaders, IT leaders, and the IT & Business PMOs.
Required:

  • Demonstrates intermediate knowledge and skills related to project management
  • Demonstrates basic knowledge of managing projects using an SDLC and creating lifecycle deliverables including detailed project, risk, and issue plans to ensure project goals are accomplished
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills related to managing budget and all aspects of project financials including estimating, forecasting and managing costs
  • Demonstrated use of Microsoft Project, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Visio, and PPM
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Team Player
  • 6 or more years of experience in an IT or business environment
  • 1 or more years direct work experience in a project management capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution
  • Successful management of a small size project, or delivery of a specific component of a large project with a Team of 2-5 (direct or matrix) and/or a budget of ?$1MM
  • Experienced at working both independently and in a team-oriented collaborative environment is essential
  • Experience implementing, managing or working with one or more of the following software platforms or technologies is ideal: ServiceNow, Robotic Process Automation (RPA), Chatbots
 
qualifications:
Description:

  • Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects within the information technology department.
  • Oversees all aspects of projects.
  • Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project.
  • Builds and maintains working relationships with team members, vendors, and other departments involved in the projects.
  • Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project. May require a bachelor's degree and at least 7 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of tasks.
  • Leads and directs the work of others.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.
  • The role of the IT Project Manager is to plan, execute, and deliver application development projects according to committed timelines and within budget.
  • This includes acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members in order to deliver projects according to plan.
  • The Project Manager will also define the project's objectives with management direction, and oversee quality control throughout its life cycle, using proven communication, analytical and problem-solving skills in order to maximize the benefit of IT and Business investments.
  • It is critical that this role establish and maintain strong relationships with both senior and operating level business leaders, IT leaders, and the IT & Business PMOs.
Required:

  • Demonstrates intermediate knowledge and skills related to project management
  • Demonstrates basic knowledge of managing projects using an SDLC and creating lifecycle deliverables including detailed project, risk, and issue plans to ensure project goals are accomplished
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills related to managing budget and all aspects of project financials including estimating, forecasting and managing costs
  • Demonstrated use of Microsoft Project, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Visio, and PPM
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Team Player
  • 6 or more years of experience in an IT or business environment
  • 1 or more years direct work experience in a project management capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution
  • Successful management of a small size project, or delivery of a specific component of a large project with a Team of 2-5 (direct or matrix) and/or a budget of ?$1MM
  • Experienced at working both independently and in a team-oriented collaborative environment is essential
  • Experience implementing, managing or working with one or more of the following software platforms or technologies is ideal: ServiceNow, Robotic Process Automation (RPA), Chatbots
 
skills: Description:

  • Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects within the information technology department.
  • Oversees all aspects of projects.
  • Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project.
  • Builds and maintains working relationships with team members, vendors, and other departments involved in the projects.
  • Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project. May require a bachelor's degree and at least 7 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of tasks.
  • Leads and directs the work of others.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.
  • The role of the IT Project Manager is to plan, execute, and deliver application development projects according to committed timelines and within budget.
  • This includes acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members in order to deliver projects according to plan.
  • The Project Manager will also define the project's objectives with management direction, and oversee quality control throughout its life cycle, using proven communication, analytical and problem-solving skills in order to maximize the benefit of IT and Business investments.
  • It is critical that this role establish and maintain strong relationships with both senior and operating level business leaders, IT leaders, and the IT & Business PMOs.
Required:

  • Demonstrates intermediate knowledge and skills related to project management
  • Demonstrates basic knowledge of managing projects using an SDLC and creating lifecycle deliverables including detailed project, risk, and issue plans to ensure project goals are accomplished
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills related to managing budget and all aspects of project financials including estimating, forecasting and managing costs
  • Demonstrated use of Microsoft Project, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Visio, and PPM
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Team Player
  • 6 or more years of experience in an IT or business environment
  • 1 or more years direct work experience in a project management capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution
  • Successful management of a small size project, or delivery of a specific component of a large project with a Team of 2-5 (direct or matrix) and/or a budget of ?$1MM
  • Experienced at working both independently and in a team-oriented collaborative environment is essential
  • Experience implementing, managing or working with one or more of the following software platforms or technologies is ideal: ServiceNow, Robotic Process Automation (RPA), Chatbots

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