IT Project Manager | Columbus, OH | Contract in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/29/2022

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Job Description

Please note: This role is primarily work from home, if candidates are local to Columbus, they could be asked to commute to the office 1 day per month to work from campus. The client cannot work C2C or provide sponsorship at this time.


About the role:

The Project Manager will work alongside the Lead Project and Program Managers. Specific project is a multi-phased implementation that will consist of multiple releases. PM will be responsible for conducting meetings with various BA's and application managers to appropriately reflect work status. PM will also partner with Nexus Scrum Master to understand Increment work plans and track through Jira workflows. The Project Manager will also help maintain the project budget, carefully tracking project forecast and actual spend. The Project Manager will lead 1-3 medium sized projects with various cross-functional partners.

Required:

  • MS Office suite experience - MS Project Professional high proficiency required
  • Experience with JIRA
  • Experience managing project budgets in exceed of $5M
  • Experience managing complex software implementation projects
  • Experience working closely with external vendors / implementation partners
  • Project Management experience with Agile / Scrum teams
  • 3-8 years Project Management experience
  • Ability to build relationships and drive project work.
  • Strong leadership qualities
  • Ability shift priorities as needed throughout the week.
  • Self-motivated Project Manager with the ability to track project detailed work
  • Exceptional oral and written communications skills
  • Strong customer service mindset

Preferred:

  • Enterprise level software/system implementations, Retail, Merchandising, Supply Chain