Project Manager

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Location
Kalispell, Montana
Industry
Administrative & Support Services (Office and Administrative Support Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 57,000 - US$ 86,000 per year
Ref. Number
S_68114
Contact
Nikki Demars, Spherion
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Job Description

Project manager will lead and manage strategic and technical projects under the guidance of the company Steering Committee. Develop full-scale project plans, build and support teams of needed resources and manage complex, cross-functional projects to an on budget and timely completion. Responsible for the overall success or the project. Acts as a lead to the Project Management team.

Responsibilities:
-Defines project scope, goals and deliverables, both as necessitated by both day-to-day operations, and as supported by strategic initiatives established by the Steering Committee
-Develops full-scale project plans and associated documents for small to large, technical and non-technical projects
-Consults with technical or functional experts at all levels to ensure thorough requirements are captured.
-Identifies and leads opportunities for project improvements
-Manages project dependencies and critical paths
-Establishes and applies methodology and standards to both projects and them self
-Tracks all project tasks, milestones and deliverables
-Responsible for managing relationships throughout the organization including all project team members, business contributors, stakeholders, and executive management
-Proactively mitigate risks and issues
-Develops and delivers progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation, and Board/Steering presentations
-Drives the creation and ensures the completion of all project documents and tasks, from concept to project close

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
-Mastered the ability to manage all phases of the project life-cycle
-Ability and willingness to align Project Management goals with larger organizational strategies
-Proven and strong communication skills both verbally and in writing.
-Must possess strong analytical and leadership skills
-The ability to communicate effectively
-Excellent problem solving and organizational skills
-Ability to prioritize work, multitask and oversee multiple simultaneous projects

Education:
Bachelors

Experience:
4-7 years

Qualifications:
-College degree in Project Management or sufficient and related work experience
-5+ years of similar or related experience leading and directing project teams to deliver projects within the constraints of the project specifications required.
-PMP Certification required, or candidate must be willing and able to study and sit for the exam within 12 months of filling the role.
-Information technology project experience preferred
-Previous credit union or banking experience preferred
-Previous Symitar Episys and JHA systems experience a plus


Apply online today at www.spherion.com/apply/75034

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