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US|R&D Project Manager-Contractor
Ref No.: 18-13850
Location: Purchase, New York
The Project Manager supports the Program Management Office in the implementation and facilitation of the program. It is critical for this individual:
• To be well versed in Project/Program Management Tools
• To have excellent, clear verbal and written communication skills
• To be detail oriented & well organized

Roles & Responsibilities:
Supports the program management of a multi-year program; this support is comprised of the following areas of activity:
• Creation and on-going management & ownership of the integrated project plan
• Identification, reporting and escalation of issues & risks to leadership
• Creation and maintenance of program documentation
• Meeting planning and support
• Support of the Program Lead/Manager in various tasks

Qualifications:
• BA in Business or related discipline
• 7 - 10 years of project management experience
• Microsoft Project expertise
• Strong communication skills (verbal & written)
• Detail oriented & well organized
• Self-starter, with a 'Can Do' attitude
• Has a strong understanding of urgency and can action against it

Preferred:
o PMI Certified
o Systems Development Lifecycle Experience
o Knowledge & Comprehension of information technology (IT) and Research & Development (R&D)