Professional Services Project Manager III in Alpharetta, GA at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 5/30/2019

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Job Description

Project Manager III

Responsibilities: 
• Responsible for all aspects of the implementation of assigned projects and provides a single point of contact for those projects. 
• Take projects from original concept through final implementation working with external customers. 
• Interface with all areas affected by the project, both internal and external. 
• Define system’ s scope and project’ s objectives. 
• Develop detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, and status report. 
• Conduct project meetings and is responsible for project tracking and analysis. 
• Manage the integration of vendor tasks and tracks and reviews vendor deliverables. 
• Provide technical and analytical guidance to project team. 
• Recommend and take action to direct the analysis and solutions of problems. 
• The candidate should be able to balance the need for strategic vision, tactical items of the project team and overall project work balance to ensure success of the project and product delivery. 
• Plan, supervise, and participate in activities for multiple projects 
•  Initiate and lead project planning activities such as Scope Definition and Management (WBS, Project Change Control, Scope Document), Risk Management, Communication Management, etc. 
• Create and maintain a project schedule for each project by identifying and monitoring: overall project timeline, project milestones, tasks, resources, ETAs, task dependencies, and critical paths. 
• Control and track project performance, time allocations, cost, and quality by constantly evaluating project progress and conducting regular team status meetings. 
• Coordinate with other project managers and organizational entities to identify and monitor issues, impacts and dependencies. 
• Coordinate meetings, as needed, to initiate working sessions, resolve project issues, etc. 
• Prepare and conduct informal and formal presentations 
• Display strong understanding of the organization' s business strategies and apply knowledge to all project activities 
• Build relationships with all functional areas and manage stakeholder expectations 
• Ability to author comprehensive scope and solutions documents with input from technical resources. 
• Knowledge of and demonstrated experience in project management processes and resultant methodologies 
• Knowledge of the implementation project lifecycle (e.g., discovery, development, testing, implementation, etc.) 
• Proficient with Microsoft Office applications 
• Proficient with Project Management Tools including MS Project 
• Exposure to bill payment processing, web development, and/or telephony experience a plus 
• Experience working in the Information Technology and/or Financial industry 
• Bachelor' s Degree or equivalent Project Management work experience preferred. 
• 5+ years of professional experience in a project management and/or consulting role. 
• Ability to work in a matrix environment 
• Experience managing cross-functional projects