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Senior Project Manager in Aliso Viejo, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Senior Project Manager

Project Execution and Leadership responsibilities:

Consult with Senior Business Management to define the approach, success metrics and scope of each assigned project

Develop comprehensive plans, including the work schedule and resources needed to successfully deliver a solution that meets the stated business objectives

Own project communication, including effectively summarizing many project activities into succinct and key items for status and progress reporting, and communicating changes in schedule, budget or scope, and issue resolution and decisions

Manage scope and rigorously follow change control processes and track changes

Manage all aspects of a program/project to execute against the defined plan to deliver the solution, including managing risks and mitigation plans, changes, issue tracking and resolution, decisions, and escalations

Motivate and coordinate team members from various internal departments and vendors, and drive solution delivery across multiple work streams to target dates

Effectively manage risks, issues and outstanding decisions to rapid closure

Required skills:

Excellent verbal and written communication capabilities, including proactive information dissemination, meeting facilitation and presentations. Facilitate meetings and discussions with business and IT leadership and executives

Strong leadership skills

Superior work planning, organization and management skills

Problem-solving to maintain target date delivery

Excellent knowledge of waterfall SDLC and ability to adopt to environment-specific methodology and terminology

Good knowledge of IT functions and terminology, and comfort managing projects including technology work streams

Strong Microsoft Project skills

Self-starter and ability work independently with minimal direction

Good business judgment and ability to advise business and IT in an objective and professional manner