IT Project Manager NC
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IT Project Manager NC
Ref No.: 18-00019
Location: Hickory, North Carolina
Position Type:Contract
Element Consulting Group has an immediate need for a Project Manager to join our Client's team.  This position will be at our Client's site located in Hickory, NC

Responsibilities:
  • Assembling project team, assigning individual responsibilities, identifying appropriate resources needed, and developing schedule to ensure timely completion of project and meeting deadlines of project.
  • Develops project scope and objectives, as well as the role and function of each team member in order to effectively coordinate the activities of the team.
  • Has an in-depth understanding of many skills and their applications/interactions or has a very in-depth or broad understanding of two or more skill areas.
  • Applies extensive technical expertise, and has full knowledge of other related disciplines.
  • Develops technical solutions to highly complex problems, which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity.
  • Work is performed without appreciable direction.
  • Exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment.
  • Completed work is reviewed from a relatively long-term perspective, for desired results.
  • Guides the successful completion of major programs and may function in a project leadership role.
  • Erroneous decisions or recommendations would typically result in failure to achieve major organizational objectives. Cross-functional team responsibility on complex components or complex projects.
  • Provides guidance or direction to others.
  • Represents the organization as the prime technical contact on contracts and projects.
  • Interacts with senior external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations.
 
Requirements:
  • 10+ years of Project Management experience; large, complex corporate level PM experience, minimum 5 years 
  • Bachelor's Degree highly preferred
  • PMP certification is desired
  • Focus on Process, knowledge of SDLC and PMBOK
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, at all levels of the corporation
  • Ability to lead cross-functional, diverse, global teams
  • Must have experience managing a project from a financial perspective (estimation through spend through capitalization)
  • Position requires a high degree of people skills in a fast paced, time sensitive environment
  • Ability to receive and seek out coaching from the PMO
  • Onsite work is a requirement, usually in Hickory, NC 
Candidates authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply; Element Consulting Group is not sponsoring or transferring work visas at this time.  Due to client requirements, we are not able to work with third party employers on this opportunity.   
 
Element Consulting Group offers an attractive benefits package including medical, life, dental & vision insurance, health saving account, 401(k) with match and more!