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IT Project Manager in Memphis, TN at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/26/2018

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Job Description

Vaco Technology is looking for Technical Project Managers for fulltime and contract opportunities in Memphis, TN.

*Please note: This position may not be currently available. However, this posting aims to establish a pool of qualified candidates who are interested in being considered for future opportunities in a similar role.

As a Project Manager, you will plan, coordinate and monitor all aspects of the client's development projects to maintain schedule, budget and quality in accordance with project requirements. You will be responsible for the development and execution of integrated project plans, and will work closely with internal and external staff in order to ensure that all projects are in alignment with the strategic goals of the company, and that all project objectives are met.

Your daily duties and responsibilities in this role will generally include:

  • Collaborating with project members, key stakeholders and management staff to ensure that project objectives, specifications, deliverables, timelines and tasks are understood, agreed upon and achieved.
  • Identifying and tracking critical path/activities, risks, contingencies and alternatives
  • Performing ongoing review of program status as well as determining and implementing risk mitigation solutions, if appropriate
  • Identifying and resolving project-related issues that have the potential to impact project deliverables
  • Coordinating project meetings, preparing meeting agendas, and recording and tracking action items
  • Developing and executing a timely and effective communication plan
  • Preparing periodic management reports and informing key stakeholders of status, issues, problems and proposed solutions as appropriate
  • Assessing project performance by obtaining, analyzing and interpreting project metrics