Mid-level Project Manager

South Plainfield, NJ 07080 | Contract to Direct Hire

Post Date: 07/23/2018 Job ID: 10167 Industry: Technology
  • Position: Mid-level Project Manager
  • Location: Central NJ
  • Status: Contract to hire OR Full-time
  • Hourly Target Range: Dependent  upon experience
  • Remote Option: None

Our client is seeking a passionate and enthusiastic individual with excellent communication and organizational skills coupled with the ability to establish and maintain client relationships while providing excellent customer service.

The ideal Project Manager I will have 3 – 4 years’ experience managing software solution implementation projects for clients and be eager to grow within our Project Management Office.

The Project Manager I will be responsible for enterprise-wide software solution implementation projects for many of the world' s largest Fortune companies.

Within our Professional Services Organization, a successful candidate will work closely with our Technical Team, Sales Consultants, Key Account Executives and client Project Teams to ensure successful delivery of Identity and Access Management solutions.

Most importantly, this candidate should possess critical thinking and problem-solving skills to assess issues as they arise by determining importance, urgency and risks while gathering and processing critical information to provide innovative solutions.

Role and Responsibilities

Manage projects by establishing direction, aligning resources throughout the our client’ s organization, and championing the client’ s project management methodology

Project planning and ‘ day-to-day’ implementation of Identity and Access Management security software solutions

Ensure best practices in project management are utilized throughout the project lifecycle

Exercise regular and clear communication with the client' s Project Team to establish and maintain a solid client relationship

Implement and maintain regular and clear communication with the client’ s internal Technical Project Team

Provide operational management of the project (i.e. functional, technical and organizational aspects)

Pro-actively communicate project status to all stakeholders

Identify risks and issues and perform risk management including appropriate mitigation

Manage project budgets

Manage all aspects of Change Control Process

Manage conflict in a professional manner and exercise escalation processes when required

 

Education / Experience / Skills

3-4 years client facing project management experience using the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodology

Experience using project management software (e.g. MS Project)

Proficiency using MS Project, MS Word, MS Excel

Ability to track record for project planning, executing, controlling and closing

Excellent written / oral communication skills, particularly in client facing situations

Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

Detail-oriented, self-motivated and highly organized with solid problem solving skills

Strong and demonstrated ability to build lasting relationships with clients / partners

Four year degree is required

PMP certification or enrollment in certification program is preferred

Background in software development is a plus

Experience with Google Products (Drive, Docs, Sheets) is a plus

Travel is required

Must be willing to share knowledge and partner with other members of the PMO and provide guidance to team members as needed

 

Benefits include Medical and Dental Insurance, 401(k), Employee Service Center, Referral Bonuses, Loyalty and Longevity Bonuses, along with Hotel Engine Benefits.

Sean Tomlinson

Fun Facts: World traveler, Avid beer collector, Amateur astronomer 

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