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Senior Project Manager

  • Location: Alpharetta, Fulton, Georgia
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Expiry Date: 28 July 2021

Job Description:

Essential Job Responsibilities

Basic Qualifications for Consideration:

  • Bachelor degree in business or equivalent work experience

  • 5-7 years of previous project management and/or relevant consulting experience

  • Knowledge of- and demonstrated experience in project management processes and methodologies, as well as, project lifecycles

  • Experience in banking, financial services, and/or software industries desired

  • Experience in driving large scale change efforts

  • Experience with matrix management of cross-functional processes and teams

  • Possesses the following key skills/behaviors:

Stakeholder Partnership:

  • Strong influencing and stakeholder management skills, ability tdevelop and maintain strong working relationships and strategic partnerships with key stakeholders/customers across Client tmaximize program effectiveness and influence

  • Poised and composed interaction with all levels of the organization (within Division), including senior-level audience

Judgment:

  • Ability tpractically apply project management concepts tfacilitate the achievement of business objectives ensuring predictable, consistent, and successful program delivery

  • Ability tadapt tand work effectively within a variety of situations and with various individuals

Team Leadership:

  • Proven ability tquickly earn the trust of sponsors and key stakeholders, mobilize and motivate project team, set direction and approach, resolve conflict, deliver tough messages with grace

  • Ability tlead and influence with minimal direction from sponsor or manager

Accountability & Commitment:

  • Ability tachieve project outcomes and stakeholder satisfaction

  • Ability tidentify project obstacles and proactively mitigate risks. Escalates and resolves complex issues effectively

Learning Agility:

  • Ability tquickly grasps complex concepts and conveys concepts in a way that is easily understood by others

  • Ability tincorporate feedback and adjust plans or approach

Business Acumen:

  • Ability tprovide a holistic view by coordinating with and monitoring all impacted business processes from initiation tdelivery

  • Ability texplain the business rationale and benefits of change tclient, including impacts tproject

Problem Solving:

  • Ability tidentify, analyze and solve problems

  • Ability teffectively and quickly solve complex problems rather than symptoms

Process Adherence:

  • Ability tengage in project initiating activities such as identifying stakeholders, identifying project management approach, defining roles and responsibilities, etc.Ability tuse proven project management methods and practices tfacilitate the achievement of project outcomes

  • Ability tprovide a complete view of the overall project tthe organization and all stakeholders

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred, not required

  • Experience in banking, financial services, and/or sof

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