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IT Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-08294
Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 09/24/2018 to 05/04/2019
IT Project Manager

American Recruiting and Consulting Group (ARC Group) is currently looking for an IT Project Manager for a Fortune 500 company in Downtown Jacksonville. The right candidate must be able to work on a W2, pass a background check, and drug test. No sponsorships will be accepted. This is initially a contract position for a Technical PM through April 2019 but can be extended or brought on permanently.
Functions:
  • Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of projects.
  • Builds and maintains working relationships with team members, vendors, and other departments involved in projects. 
  • Demonstrates innovation when evaluating the business implications of technology solutions.
  • Serves as primary contact and technical advisor to clients.
  • Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of projects and communicates changes to project team members to ensure proper executions and escalations.
  • Tracks and reports project hours and expenses, as well as drafts and manage budgets.
  • Relies on extensive understanding of project management concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Manages and obtains overall project approvals
  • Delegates track and ensures completion of project tasks
  • Coordinates all resources and stakeholders to ensure completion of projects
  • Directs the overall strategic direction of projects
  • Organizes and optimizes resources
  • Assesses risk and determines appropriate actions to mitigate them
  • Monitors project progress and determine the actions needed to ensure completion
  • Understands the business needs, processes, nomenclature, and concepts to develop clear and thorough project plans.
  • Reviews deliverables.
 
Training and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in a related area required.
  • A minimum of 6+ years of experience as a Business Analyst or Project Manager with at least 3 years as a Project Manager
  • Experience with CMS
  • Proven track record overseeing all aspects of large-scale projects including planning, requirements gathering, resource allocation, and budget.
  • Proven experience leading cross-functional teams across many areas and business units.
  • Project Management Certification preferred.
  • Managed Projects utilizing Agile Methodology in the past.
  • Experience managing multiple maintenances and small enhancement projects simultaneously
  • Experience with MS Project a must have
  • Experience with MS Project Server and TFS a nice to have
  • Experience managing test environments a nice to have
 
To qualify for this opportunity, please email D.A. Longhi with your most updated resume at dlonghi@arcgonline.com or apply below to this ad.