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Project Manager - Mid Level
Ref No.: 18-03723
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Start Date / End Date: 05/28/2018 to 05/27/2019
***IMPORTANT NOTE*** There is currently an issue with the OT rates on this job posting. Once the issue has been resolved, the candidates might need to be moved to a new JP. I will keep everyone posted on this.


Project Manager Job Duties:

• Project management responsibilities include delivering projects on time within budget and scope. Project managers should have a background in business skills, management, budgeting and analysis.
• Project managers are skilled at getting the best out of the people and projects that they oversee. They thrive when planning projects and working with project teams.

Responsibilities
• Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
• Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
• Developing project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
• Ensure resource availability and allocation
• Develop a detailed project plan to track progress
• Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
• Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
• Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
• Perform risk management to minimize project risks
• Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation

Requirements
• Agile Project Management Experience – lead inflight agile teams and lead teams to self-organize and continuous delivery improvements.
• Great educational background, preferably in the fields of computer science or engineering for technical project managers
• 4-8 years' working experience as a project administrator in the information technology sector
• Solid technical background, with understanding or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
• Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
• Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, SharePoint (or the ability to learn SharePoint)
• PMP certification is a plus

Project Specific's
• Leading multiple small teams in the Supply Chain space.
• Project work supports: Businesses focusing on inventory control and visibility in support of finished product pathogen testing. Business Continuance and system improvements for North America and Convenience and Food Service's Supply Chain.


Interview Process:

Phone Interview
In-Person Interview

Interviewers: Janet McCuistion, Sue Kmiec & Kim Southwick


Schedule:

M-F 7 AM - 5 PM (However the hours are flexible for global calls)

40 hrs /wk


Additional Details:

Reason for the Need: Backfill
Size of Team: Could work with teams of varying sizes of 6+
No potential for remote work.
Tenure (Active)
12 Month Rule
Hours per Day 8
Hours per Week 40
Total Hours 2,088.00