(800) 774-8036

Project Manager

Orlando, FL
Date Added: May 09, 2022
 
Software Resources has an immediate, long term contract job opportunity for a Project Manager with a major corporation in Orlando, FL. 

LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY – ONSITE/HYBRID in Orlando, FL.


JOB SUMMARY: The Project Manager has the overall responsibility for the successful planning and execution of projects for IT.  The Project Manager will work closely with the operations, solutions delivery, infrastructure, innovation, governance and security teams, business partners, and vendors to define, develop, and execute deployment of their assigned projects. The Project Manager ensures that the deployment of projects to the production environment follows the project life cycle methodology and successfully meets the business goals.
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Works closely with all Technology teams, business partners, and Vendors to plan, organize, secure, and manage resources for assigned project efforts following software development lifecycle and project implementation policies and procedures as applicable. Independently research, analyze, identify, and document the tasks to achieve the project goals.  Coordinate, facilitate, and lead project team meetings to accomplish project deliverables.
  • Responsible for the management of the project including; work statements, work breakdown structures, developing and tracking budget and schedule, tracking individual project tasks, providing risk analysis, tracking and resolving issues and action items, requirements gathering, quality assurance, providing various project management visibility and control measures and reports as needed and communicating to project team and stakeholders.
  • Work closely with our business partners to understand their business and system problems and opportunities in the context of the requirements.  Support requirement discussions, requirement reviews, design reviews, testing and remaining project activities to ensure required resources participate and deliverables meet project scope and schedule.
  • Communicate Program Information, status, and key health metrics to stakeholders. Facilitate inter-team communication and resolution of Program-level dependencies, including weekly status meeting and monthly executive steering committee meetings.
  • Trace the requirements through life cycle of the project to ensure that the scope is managed and that the original requirements are delivered.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY: 
Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws.
 
QUALIFICATIONS: 
 
  • Solid practical experience dealing with project management, particularly dealing with proposed efforts and leading them through a defined process of prioritization and demand management.
  • Ability to work progressively with a wide range of individual levels, sponsors, stakeholders and resources to align activities and initiatives.
  • Demonstrated cross-functional expertise in diverse fields such as IT, marketing, strategy, finance, operations, etc. and with skills as far ranging as business case development, ROI analysis, cost estimating, and what-if analysis.
  • Demonstrated experiencing in presenting persuasive recommendations to leadership as well as key external stakeholders, including ability to communicate complex ideas and recommendations to leadership that highlights a clear decision framework based on analysis and experience.
  • Cross-Team/Cross Department Project Leadership experience.
  • Strong Organizing & Inter-Personal Skills.
  • Technology experience/background a plus.
SCOPE:  Follow established Project Management methodologies and provide input to improve practices.  Use established project management tools to report project statuses for IT dashboards and reports.  Work directly with IT management and participate in regular resource planning meetings to secure project resources.
 
EDUCATION: High school degree or GED is required.  Bachelor's degree is preferred in MIS, Technology or Business.  Other:  Knowledge of project management concepts and processes, requirements gathering, or business analysis preferred.  
 
CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:  Project Management Certification is preferred.
 
EXPERIENCE:
  • 5+ years equivalent work experience
  • Experience preferred in project management, business analysis
  • Requires the use of sound business judgment in coordinating the requirements of the user group(s) for a project
  • Conflict resolution and problem-solving techniques required
  • Good in presentation, facilitation, communication, and negotiation required; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Works with internal business clients and external vendors.  Ability to read, analyze, and interpret business periodicals, professional journals, technical manuals and procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw graphs, and interpret spreadsheets.  Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.  Work independently with minimal supervision. Ability to build and lead a team in completing a project. Some travel possible to support Parks Technology division and client locations.

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To meet our clients hiring needs, we continuously source talented IT Professionals with all levels of expertise and in all disciplines. We offer world class major medical, dental and vision benefits, 401(k) with match, short term disability, Life Insurance and AD&D. You, our future employees, can make a tremendous difference to our company and our clients. Please apply to this job and experience the Software Resources difference. You can view all of our jobs at https://www.softwareresources.com/careers/
Company Overview
Software Resources is a national staffing and recruitment firm delivering the best candidates to our clients and the best jobs to our candidates since 1992.
We are a certified woman owned business in business to place contract, contract-to-hire, and direct-hire talent in Technology (IT, creative, marketing), finance, accounting, and executive-level positions. We serve many vertical markets including Entertainment/Media, Cruise Industry/Leisure travel, Hospitality, Government, Personal Care, Professional Services, Energy/Utilities, Security, and Financial Services.
Headquartered in Lake Mary, FL in the Orlando metro area, we have branches and sales professionals across the US. Wherever you're located and whatever the need, count on Software Resources to provide exceptional candidates who are fully vetted and ready to go. Call (800) 774-8036 or visit us online at https://www.softwareresources.com/ and leave the recruiting to us!
 

 

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