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Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-16999
Location: Golden, Colorado
Job Details:
Title : Project Manager
Location: Golden, Colorado 80401-0000
Duration: 04 Months Contract

Job Description
  • Lives local and in-person interview required. Extension possible.
  • At Jeffco project managers play in integral role in ensuring project success from initiation through closing.
  • The Senior Project Manager plans and manages a portfolio of medium-to-large cross-organizational projects of significant magnitude in terms of complexity, cost, and time-constraints.
  • The position requires business management acumen and must demonstrate strong leadership, organizational and time management skills, as well as have strong communication and client service skills.
  • The candidate must be a dynamic facilitator able to work with a diverse set of projects and teams, with varying needs and goals.

The ideal candidate will have the following attributes:
  • Flexible and adaptable with a team-orientation
  • Knowledgeable in both Waterfall and Agile project management.
  • Broad understanding of ERP software and business functions
  • Understanding of the implication of cloud for the ERP function
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills
  • Experience building collaborative working relationships with executives, customers, service managers, teams, and individuals

Essential Duties:
  • Successfully plan and manage multiple medium-to-large projects of significant magnitude in terms of complexity, cost, time-constraints, internal and external staffing, to completion.
  • Provide direction and leadership to project teams including assignment of individual responsibilities, and tasks.
  • Create requests for proposal, contracts, and statements of work.
  • Identify and manage risks and issues.
  • Prepare and present project deliverables including project management plans, schedules, risk management plans, status reports, budget plans, quality management plans, communication plans, work breakdown structures, and resource breakdown structures.
  • Manage vendor relationships and contracts to include staff augmentation and consulting services.
  • Manage relationships with project sponsors, team members, and stakeholders.
  • Research solutions, prepare and present proposals and business cases.

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree required. Prefer a major in computer science, information systems, information technology, software engineering, business, or project management.
  • Minimum five years' experience of full time project management work, including experience leading enterprise-level commercial software implementation.
  • Prefer 2-3 years in an Agile/Scrum Project Manager or Scrum Master position.
  • One or more of the following preferred: Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM) or Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)

Skill Matrix
Skills Competency Experience Required
Communication skills both verbal and written Expert 5-6 yrs No
Contract negotiation Proficient 2-3 yrs No
Learning ability Expert 5-6 yrs No
MicrosoftOffice Proficient 4-5 yrs No
Presentation skills Expert 2-3 yrs No
Project management Expert 5-6 yrs No
Proposal writing Proficient 3-4 yrs No
Team work Expert 5-6 yrs No