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Senior Project Manager

Overland Park, KS 66211

Posted: 04/11/2019 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Project Management/Business Analysis Job Number: 12347

Adaptive Solutions Group is a premier provider of information technology personnel. We provide a variety of technical professionals available for contract, contract to hire, or direct placement positions to companies in and around the Kansas City, St. Louis, and Denver Areas.

 

We are currently looking for a Senior Project Manager to join our team.

 

Responsibilities
  • Lead projects from planning through deployment. 
  • Manage complex projects and programs when needed. 
  • Identify project schedule, budget estimation, project implementation plan including risk mitigation. 
  • Define resources, project deliverables and milestones for project implementation.  
  • Work with internal project teams, client IT and third-party vendors by communicating expectations, providing feedback, and managing conflicts impacting the project. 
  • Review project reports, identifies and addresses project issues by facilitating decision making within the project team to ensure project stays within project objectives (in terms of time, scope, budget).  
  • Report on project status, project cost and other important aspects to team members, clients and management. 
  • Responsible for maintaining adequate technical and project documentation. 
  • Responsible for progress and productivity of direct reports. 
  • Assist in coaching junior staff.
  • Delegate and assign project responsibilities where junior staff is involved.  
  • Assist the team in identifying new business opportunities and development of strategy and RFPs 
  • Assist senior staff in defining guidelines, training new employees, and ensuring conformance to company policies and procedures 
  • Work independently with minimal supervision. 

 

Required Qualifications
  • 7+ years of relevant experience. 
  • In depth understanding of software development lifecycle and PM best practices 
  • In depth understanding of Agile and Waterfall processes 
  • Knowledge of trends in digital marketing 
  • Knowledge of technologies used in web and mobile application development including user interface, SEO, analytics, eCRM 
  • Prior experience of communicating with clients 
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing technical aspects to people with various backgrounds and management levels 
  • Ability to think strategically and lead teams 
  • Ability to lead large group meetings / brainstorming sessions and build consensus 
  • Ability to function at both the detail and conceptual levels 
  • Ability to manage time and resources and juggle competing deadlines effectively 
  • Strong analytical skills and innovative problem-solving skills 
  • Strong work ethic, professional attitude, and a desire to excel
  • Proficiency with MS Project and MS Office suite

 

Preferred Qualifications
  • A Bachelor' s degree from an accredited university is preferred.

 

Adaptive Solutions Group offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes medical, dental, STD/LTD, life insurance coverage, 401k, paid vacation and holidays.

Adaptive Solutions Group is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status.

 
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Krystal Dozier

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