Project Manager3

Apex Systems combines with parent company On Assignment to make it the 2nd largest IT staffing agency in the country.

Apex has an opportunity for a?Project Manager 3 role in the?Johnston, RI area.?This is a?1+ Year Contract position and the pay rate is flexible depending on experience.

For applicants who are interested in this?Project Manager 3 opportunity; please send a Word resume to Cassie Wagner, Professional Recruiter @? Click Here to Email Your Resum? .

Here are the details:

Role: Project Manager 3

Duration: 1+ Year Contract

Location: Johnston, RI

Rate: Flexible based on experience

Summary: Responsible for using best practice PMO methodology to create a project plan to fit the stakeholders/sponsor?s needs and deliver on desired outcomes.

Education/ Experience:

  • Bachelor degree in an IT-related discipline - preferred.

  • PMP certification - preferred.

  • 5+ years of experience managing projects.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills.

  • Must have a strong command of the English language written and oral.

  • Ability to develop project plans, manage individual deadlines and goals.

  • Knowledge of project metrics, including gathering, reporting, trend analysis, creation, and metrics.

  • Ability to identify issues and problems, generate solutions and choose appropriate alternatives using basic root cause analysis.

  • Advanced proficiency with all MS Office applications, MS Project and/or Visio.

  • Highly organized with good time management skills.

  • Customer service orientation, and strong interpersonal skills.

  • Analytical thinker with creative problem solving skills and attention to detail.

Major Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop integrated baseline project plans applying estimating models, identify resources and skills required, document estimating assumptions, refine plans and manage performance against them.

  • Recommend best solutions based on understanding of business issues.

  • Provide task-based schedule and cost forecasts and assist in assessing risk-based provisions.

  • Capture and track program metrics and perform analysis.

  • Manage project scope by assessing requirements changes, determining and conveying impact on budget, time and risk.

  • Manage client expectations, anticipates operational and tactical risks and tracks them.

  • Clarify, identify, and track requirements and issues, remove barriers, resolve minor project issues and escalate to immediate manager where required.

  • Manage project closure initiatives, such as client satisfaction survey and closure analysis.

  • Document and archive project activities, deliverables, tools and findings for future projects.????????

Additional Job Details: ?Unsecured lending background preferred

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