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Business Project Manager

Business Project Manager

Job ID 
2017-1484
Job Locations 
US-IL-Rock Island
Category 
Management
Division 
Supply Chain

More information about this job

Overview

Group O is searching for a Business Project Manager to join our team!  The role of the project manager is to plan, manage, execute and deliver projects within scope, schedule and budget. This includes acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members and third-party contractors or consultants to deliver a high quality solution. The Project Manager will define the project’s objectives and oversee it through the life cycle of the project. The project manager will be responsible for managing and delivering IT and business solutions using formal project management processes and standard delivery methodologies.

Responsibilities

  • Manage multiple projects or initiatives while in various stages of the project life cycle (both across enterprise and client facing)
  • Adhere to project management discipline and standards according to best practices and corporate policies
  • Define and deliver solutions to project stakeholders using a disciplined and strategic approach
  • Manage projects throughout their end to end life-cycle

Qualifications

  • Project planning, management, execution and delivery
  • Proficient in project estimating, tracking and delivering results to finance partners for invoicing
  • Requirements gathering and definition
  • Ability it create, manage and deliver strategic business and technology solutions
  • Strong leadership skills- ability to lead a project team and manage high performing resources
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to build relationships
  • Extensive skills in business supporting and project management applications
    • Excel
    • Word
    • PowerPoint
    • Visio
    • MS Project 

Desired Skills:

  • Previous experience with web portal design and development

Desired Traits:

  • Decision Maker
  • Creative
  • Enthusiastic
  • Self-Starter
  • Motivator
  • Problem Solving
  • Solutions centric
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate clearly and persuasively
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to work in a logical, systematic manner
  • Good judgment

Experience:

  • Business Analyst/Project Management Experience (7-10 years)
  • Proven track record of managing and delivering high profile internal and external projects

Training:

  • PMP certification highly desired

Education:

  • BA/BS degree in Business, Information Systems or equivalent work experience
  • MBA preferred

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