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Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-05262
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Project Manager
Las Vegas, NV
9 Month Contract

Job Description:
This position will be responsible for managing business projects in a fast-paced environment while achieving high quality deliverables that provide exceptional business value to the organization. We are looking for a business project manager who has a proven track record of successful planning, executing, and managing tough projects. This role will lead projects from initiation through delivery.

•    Must have a history of successfully executing projects from conception to completion
•    Must have evidence of managing multi-disciplined teams, conflict resolution, resource constraints and collaboration
•    Gathers business and technical requirements in order to develop projects estimates and SOWs
•    Perform project scoping, assessments, chartering, and project plan development
•    Ensure project requirements are achieved in a high quality and timely fashion within budget guidelines
•    Ensure progress is accurate and timely, and communicate weekly updates in structured forums to all key stakeholders
•    Manage day-to-day operational aspects of projects to ensure projects are on schedule and within prescribed budget
•    Work tirelessly with stakeholders and team members to keep projects on schedule and tracking successfully
•    Skillfully identify and remove barriers to project success
•    Drives teams to execute on tasks and deliverables. Remove obstacles, give direction clearly and concisely to coworkers
•    Ensure clarity of roles and responsibilities with and to the project team.
•    Manage expectations of project sponsors, champions, and all other key stakeholders •    Assume project accounting and financial management responsibilities
•    Maintain risk log and minimizes exposure to risk on projects
•    Facilitate problem solving to resolve issues in timely manner
•    Ability to adapt in a growing, fast-paced organization
•    Communication Skills
•    Must possess good communication skills (both verbal & written) to resolve ambiguous and conflicting requirements
•    Build strong relationships throughout the company
•    Ability to manage multiple stakeholders with potential competing interests
• Collaborate with team members to identify resources needed and assign individual responsibilities
•    Ability to interact effectively to ensure that project scope and requirements are clearly defined and executable
•    Hold regular status meetings with project teams
• Effectively communicate relevant project information to management
•    Keep project team well informed of project changes, changes within the organization, and general corporate news that affects our daily operations
•    Develop formal presentations (both written and verbal)

Bachelor's degree in business management or a computer science-related field or equivalent experience 8+ years of hands on experience of business or IT project management experience

Project Management Professional Certification (PMP) Agile Certified Practitioner Certification (ACP) Scrum Alliance Lean Green or Yellow Belt, Gaming experience