Senior Project Manager
TalentBurst, Inc. - United States

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As a Senior Project Manager here you will be working with IT and functional areas across multiple sites and large scale teams of 40 or more individuals. As an experienced Project Management Professional you will have an impact on strategic and software development initiatives across the enterprise.
Organize and lead cross functional project teams of various size and scope, including cross-site teams Develop, review and approve plans for completing project deliverables, including scheduling and coordinating activities of project team members Ensure the project plan, scope, work breakdown structure, schedule, risk, budget, and deliverables are in alignment with the project goals and objectives Facilitate team participation, conflict resolution and consensus building Apply and mentor others on the use of corporate standard project management tools and methodologies Practice and mentor others in project management, team leadership, coaching and other disciplines inherent to project management Ensure required project documentation is prepared according to the current methodology Apply best practice approaches toward the management of project risk and risk mitigation Build rapport with and among all project stakeholders and instill confidence in the ability to add value and meet identified needs Partner with the business by gaining a deeper understanding of their needs and proving our value by providing optimum solutions that go above and beyond client, customer and associate expectations Strengthen relationships with business partners and customers by fostering a culture of continuous exchange of innovative solutions Communicate effectively with customers and actively seek alignment with expectations on all aspects of project execution Respond effectively to customer inquiries and requests and seek opportunities to increase customer satisfaction Review and approve milestone deliverables for presentation to the customer and other project stakeholders Ensure that a solid approach is used to track issues and their resolution throughout the life-cycle of the project Direct the development and implementation of metrics and measures for process and application monitoring and improvement Promote the use of effective change control techniques to manage adjustments to documented requirements Ensure project change is fully and effectively integrated within impacted business unit Facilitate and/or initiate post-implementation project reviews; document best practices and lessons learned for project archives Requirements:

Project Management experience at a senior levelMinimum of 6-8 years of experience leading a variety of projects and programs - $ and peopleApplication development and client implementation Project Management experience. SDLC is also a huge plus! The proven ability to manage large scale, large budget projects with medium to high complexity while managing team of up to 40+ associatesKnowledge of multi-platform programming languages and supporting infrastructures, including web-based technology Experience with business system design, testing techniques and methodologies A solid understanding of capabilities, features and limitations of system development tools and technology standards Experience in the application of technology solutions, including platforms and development of processes The understanding and application of the PMBOK knowledge areas and key processes; apply knowledge of industry practices and trends Ability to perform duties under deadline pressure in a fast-paced, high volume, office work environment Requires excellent oral, written, and presentation skills to manage communication with project or program stakeholders at all levelsProven ability in leading cross functional teams and promoting collaboration and teamworkPMP Certification preferredMicrosoft Project experience preferredAgile or Scrum methodologies a plus Insurance industry experience a plus Previous Management experience a plusExperience with Client PPM (or other enterprise Project & Portfolio Management tools) helpful

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