Robert Half Technology Project Manager/Sr. Consultant in Ft Worth, Texas
Basic Purpose and Scope Individual will lead Project Management teams, responsible for end-to-end project management across all functions with in specified departments. This will include definition and scoping of projects, alignment with business sponsors and key stakeholders, project execution, and communication of status and risks. The position will provide key input into the design and planning of key strategic initiatives and manage a team of resources to establish consistent methodology and excellence in execution. In short, execute projects that exceed Management and User expectations. The Project Manager must communicate with business users to define specific needs. While working with technical teams, the PM will create requirements, project objectives/milestones, and schedules and oversee quality control throughout the entire project. III. Principal Activities: This position does the following in accordance with all applicable Federal, State and local laws/regulations and the Company's policies, procedures and guidelines:
Identify and partner with key business users from dealers, divisions and home office to derive needs that will enhance operations and systems.
Develop and maintain work plans that consider strategic goals, priorities, milestones, time estimates, task sequencing and critical paths while at the same time determining what tasks can be performed concurrently.
Ensures the timely and quality development of all deliverables for projects.
Manages Business Systems Analysts making sure they are on task and effective with their project management assignments.
Must be able to thoroughly assess projects eliminating or minimizing scope creep.
Create a consistent methodology to track and maintain future enhancements as additional requirements are added unexpectedly to a project. IV. Special Projects: V. Minimum Qualifications A. Required Education and Experience: Bachelor's Degree in Business, Computer Science or Engineering at an accredited university. PMI Certification and/or Six Sigma training is good. 5-10 years of direct project management experience with at least 2 in a PMO supervisory role supporting product development teams. Experience with a manufacturing or finance company dealing with projects. B. Skills and Background: Excellent communication skills with the ability to convey technical concepts to a non-technical audience. Experience in strategic planning and execution. Strong leadership, management and negotiation skills. Proven ability to be effective in a mission-driven environment. Able to document complex requirements in a uniform and logical format that's easily understood by both business and technical groups. Interested candidates can send their resumes to Whitney.Burgess@RHT.com
With more than 100 locations worldwide, Robert Half Technology is a leading provider of IT professionals on a project and full-time basis for initiatives ranging from web development and systems integration to network security and technical support. Through our alliances with industry-leading organizations such as HDI® and the Microsoft® Partner program, we have access to client companies that other staffing firms don't. In addition to our free job search services, we provide our candidates with access to free online technical training and a competitive benefits and compensation package.
Our parent company, Robert Half, once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016)
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Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet
Req ID: 04380-0008891035
Functional Role: Project Leader/Manager
City: Ft Worth
Postal Code: 76155
Compensation: $100,000.00 to $130,000.00 per year
Requirements: MS Project