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Kforce Project Manager in Fort Worth, Texas

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Project Manager in Fort Worth, TX.Position Summary We are seeking an experienced Project Manager for our clients growing Project Management Office. Candidates for this role will be responsible for leading large, complex technology projects across multiple domain areas. Responsibilities:

  • Develop business cases to justify projects

  • Establish project scope, objectives, priorities and deliverables

  • Organize and lead project teams, facilitate daily scrums, stand-ups, and meetings to monitor project progress, resolve issues and remove blockers

  • Document and manage project activities including business requirements, stories, epics, use cases and test plans

  • Compile and report metrics to measure project progress and outcomes

  • Manage project risks and issues, and perform delivery planning for assigned projects

  • Assist with defining and championing ongoing process improvement initiatives supporting Project Management best practices

  • Lead system selection initiatives including development of vendor Requests For Information (RFIs)

  • Bachelor's degree required

  • CSM preferred

  • Minimum of 10 years of IT project management experience (Scrum)

  • Strong project management skills including a demonstrated ability to plan, schedule, organize, coordinate, manage, evaluate, and adjust resources, work effort, and cost for projects of high complexity and risk

  • Communicate effectively and work closely with team members and all levels of management in a professional manner

  • Able to solve complex problems, manage ambiguity and adapt to unexpected change

  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to make decisions quickly

  • Large scale project (ERP, Warehouse Management System, BI/Analytics platform or similar) experience

  • Highly proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Experience with project management tools such as Pivotal Tracker, JIRA, Confluence, etc.

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years