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Reference # : 19-00633 Title : IT Project Manager III
Location : Chicago, IL
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date / End Date : 06/17/2019 / 05/25/2020  
? Responsible for management of a multiple projects of high complexity, priority, and risk
? Oversee the development of the detailed business requirements for the project and ensures they address the business unit's objectives
? Develop a detailed estimate of the level of effort, schedule and budget necessary to successfully develop and deliver the solution meeting the requirements and quality expectations
? Escalate problems as necessary to ensure awareness and seek assistance with resolution when necessary
? Meet the project requirements by delivering a quality solution, on time, and within the planned budget
? Track, manage, and adjust the original plan as necessary to ensure successful delivery
? Communicate the requirements, solution design, and estimates to the project sponsors
? Provide regular status reports to stakeholders, sponsors, the enterprise, and others involved in the project
? Effectively coordinate with the various technology, business, and vendor teams to ensure the project's success
? Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects within the information technology department
? Oversees all aspects of projects
? Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project
? Builds and maintains working relationships with team members, vendors, and other departments involved in the projects
? Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project

? Bachelor's Degree in a technical or scientific field or equivalent experience, education or training
? PMP Certification preferred

? Supporting banking platform project for loyalty program
? 3-8 years of experience in a project management capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution
? Airline, Ecommerce, and Loyalty experience highly preferred
? Technical PM position requiring general system knowledge and experience
? Communication skills are crucial
? Willingness to follow up and escalate when necessary
? Ability to know when and how to escalate (1 on 1 vs. up the reporting chain)
? Ability to influence where there is no direct authority
? Analytic skills required as is project finance acumen
? Willingness to perform the basics of project management consistently
? Must possess and inner urgency with tasks on projects
? Strong Excel abilities (must be able to manage a project budget)
? Must be a quick learner and adaptable in a fast-paced environment

*** Second round in-person interviews will be required. Please ensure all candidates submitted can commit to an in-person interview if requested.