Project Manager

Location: Schaumburg, IL
Date Posted: 02-06-2018
Position Title:          Project Manager (Multiple Openings)
Location:                  Pittsburgh, Detroit, Denver, Chicago
Position Type:          Contract
 
Position Summary:

The responsibilities of the Project Manager are to plan, budget, oversee, schedule, track, and document all aspects of an assigned project. This includes working closely with upper management to ensure the scope of each project is on schedule as well as to provide support to other departments, companies and organizations to obtain critical information and document in specific formats for input as well as complete other relevant tasks that may be assigned from time to time as needed. The Project Manager will also schedule and manage meetings with appropriate departments, Points of Contact, customers and upper management.
 
Additional job skills, functions and requirements include
  • Analytical Skills include working with large amounts of data: facts, figures, and number crunching
  • Ability to analyze and make decisions with the data that affect the project on a regular basis
  • Communication Skills are required in the performance of presenting findings, or translating data into an understandable document. Ability to write and speak clearly, easily communicating complex ideas.
  • Critical Thinking skills are required to look at the numbers, trends, and data and come to new conclusions based on findings
  • Excellent Time Management skills and the ability to multi-task competing priorities
  • Must have precise attention to detail to ensure the analysis is vigilant and accurate to come to correct conclusions
  • Preparing project PNL and ensure goals and revenue are maximized based on schedule
  • Updating internal and customer databases and tools
  • Creating the Market Forecast for awarded Services and their associated milestones
  • Scheduling and tracking of timelines for all awarded Services compared to forecasts, for the awarded Services
  • Risk identification and mitigation of any issues impacting any awarded Services
  • Coordinating communication and escalations as necessary, both internally and externally
  • Coordinating any governance-related activities
  • Ensuring that identified systems, tools, databases, and the data repository are updated accurately and timely, in accordance with the Contract Documents
 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree or equivalent work experience (PMP certification desired)
  • 3-6+ years of previous Project Management or Coordinator experience
  • 1+ years of industry experience
  • Strong scheduling and analysis skills
  • Good analytical skills to compile information into useful reports and presentations
  • This position requires excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Must proficient in the areas of Microsoft Standard Office Suite (Excel Expertise)
 
Necessary Skills/Attributes (for this position the following skills and abilities must be demonstrated at a proficient level)
  • Ability to learn in a fast-paced environment
  • Desire for self-improvement and achievement to the next level
  • Team player and works well with other team members, departments, organizations and companies
  • Completes tasks in a timely manner
  • Ability to document processes in a logical step by step sequence
Austin Lindley
Technical Recruiter
Repeat Consultants
8201 Greensboro Drive
Suite 300
McLean, VA 22102
Tel:   (703) 870-3795
Fax:  (703) 870-3796
Toll:  (800) 870-3046
Cel:   (703) 909-9631
austin@repeatconsultants.com
www.repeatconsultants.com
 
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