Project Manager

  • location: Bridgewater, NJ
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $56.12 - $76.89 per hour
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Project Manager

job summary:
Project Manager - Bridgewater, NJ

  • This is a contract role expected to last 6 months.
Project Manager - Job Duties:

  • Familiar with a variety of the IT concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Fluent in SDLC tasks and methodologies.
  • Proven expertise in MS Office applications
  • Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project funding (budget, actuals and forecasts).
  • 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 lead and direct the work of others.
  • Working closely with business and technical teams to develop and track release milestones and schedules.
  • Builds relationships with business and technology executives and user/customer base.
  • Identifies and coordinates heavy interdependencies to ensure timing and alignment of releases, hardware, and resources.
  • Ensures communication, coordination of activities, and issue resolution amongst core team members, senior management and other stakeholders.
  • Manages focused project recovery activities including quick situational analysis, needs assessment, and hands-on collaboration
  • Contributes to a culture of innovation, collaboration, and partnership with a willingness to proactively coach, facilitate, share knowledge, and be the role model and advocate for the customer service organization.
Job Requirements:

  • 5 years related work experience in project management
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and organizational skills, understands what it takes to deliver software with exposure to large-scale systems
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and analytical abilities
  • Familiar with a variety of the IT concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Issue, risk and change management
Preferred experience:

  • PMP preferred
  • Experience in investments, financial services industries
  • Contact center experience
  • Adept at working with distributed, global teams
  • Agile/Lean familiarity or experience
Compensation: $50.00-$56.12/hr

 
location: Bridgewater, New Jersey
job type: Contract
salary: $56.12 - 76.89 per hour
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 5 Years
 
responsibilities:
Summary of responsibilities:

- Familiar with a variety of the IT concepts, practices, and procedures.

- Fluent in SDLC tasks and methodologies.

- Proven expertise in MS Office applications

- Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project funding (budget, actuals and forecasts).

- 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 lead and direct the work of others.

- Working closely with business and technical teams to develop and track release milestones and schedules.

- Builds relationships with business and technology executives and user/customer base.

- Identifies and coordinates heavy interdependencies to ensure timing and alignment of releases, hardware, and resources.

- Ensures communication, coordination of activities, and issue resolution amongst core team members, senior management and other stakeholders.

- Manages focused project recovery activities including quick situational analysis, needs assessment, and hands-on collaboration

- Contributes to a culture of innovation, collaboration, and partnership with a willingness to proactively coach, facilitate, share knowledge, and be the role model and advocate for the customer service organization.

 
qualifications:
Required experience

- 5 years related work experience in project management

- Strong analytical, problem-solving and organizational skills, understands what it takes to deliver software with exposure to large-scale systems

- Excellent communication, interpersonal, and analytical abilities

- Familiar with a variety of the IT concepts, practices, and procedures.

- Issue, risk and change management

Preferred experience

- PMP preferred

- Experience in investments, financial services industries

- Contact center experience

- Adept at working with distributed, global teams

- Agile/Lean familiarity or experience

 
skills: Excel
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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