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Project Manager - Rosemont, IL

Post Date: 01/14/2022

Req. Number: 92083

City: Rosemont

State: Illinois

Zip Code: 60018

Description:

Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago, the largest of the 165 Goodwill territories in North America. With more than 90 years of experience in Workforce Development and job training, Goodwill is helping thousands of people find work in the communities we serve, including 13 counties in Wisconsin and 10 counties in Illinois.

Goodwill TalentBridge is currently hiring for a Remote / Hybrid Project Manager role. 

This role is on 1st shift with Flexible Hours starting at 8am. 
Salary ranging up to $100k/year based on education and prior experience. 

In this role you will act as an organizational change agent and will be responsible for delivering projects and strategic initiatives that span cross-functional business teams and directly contributes to fulfilling the organizational mission of providing the highest level of musculoskeletal care.
This includes managing project team resources, schedules and budgets, while ensuring adherence to the department’s standards and guidelines for project management and implementation. You will manage issues, risks and project change requests to ensure successful and timely project delivery.  You will also be accountable for contributing to process improvement initiatives as it relates to project delivery.  

Requirements:

Daily Responsibilities:

  • Manages assigned projects that span one or more cross-functional teams; accountable for full project life cycle ownership; successful project delivery will include full system implementation from initiation to deployment.  
  • Contributes to establishing practices, templates, policies, tools related to project delivery standards.    
  • Demonstrates a functional acumen to support how solutions will address stakeholder needs while aligning to best practices; demonstrates expertise in scope planning and management and requirements elicitation and management. This requires critical thinking.    
  • Prepares estimates and detailed project plans for all phases of a project; manages the day-to-day project activities and resources. This requires strong organizational skills and attention to detail.  
  • Participates in and/or manages the execution of feasibility studies, vendor selections and proposals for evaluation by appropriate key stakeholders.   
  • Monitors, tracks and controls outcomes to resolve issues, conflicts, dependencies and critical path deliverables. This requires communication and influencer skills.   
  • Develops and delivers scope overviews, status reports, project proposals, requirements documentation and presentations to various audiences including project teams, sponsors, senior leadership and key stakeholders. This requires strong presentation skills.  
  • Provides detailed analysis of business needs to identify and document key requirements for technology systems and their success. The position holder will be data driven.   
  • Identifies and informs continuous improvement opportunities within the PMO and cross-organizationally to drive best practices and increase organizational efficiency and effectiveness.  

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business, information technology management, business, project management, or similar. 
  • 3-5 years of experience managing both business and technology related projects involving custom development or systems integration projects.  
  • 3-5 years of experience in a diverse business environment with demonstrated skills in supporting technology initiatives, project or program management, and systems design. 
  • 3-5 years’ experience managing cross-functional, large platform implementation programs or projects. 
  • Experience with Learning Management Systems and data collection and analytics platforms a plus.  
  • Experience working in a structured PMO a plus
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) or Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) required; Agile or SCRUM certifications a plus.  
  • Experience managing all aspects of project delivery, including business and technology. 
  • Familiarity with project management lifecycle (PMLC) methodology based upon Project Management Institute (PMI) standards. 
  • Familiarity with Quality Assurance processes and procedures
  • Experience with technology platform project delivery working across multiple System Development Methodologies including waterfall, hybrid, agile, SCRUM, etc.  
  • Demonstrated experience applying project management principles across various project implementation methodologies, particularly Hybrid agile. 
  • Experience managing vendor relationships and consultant resources. 
  • Familiarity with Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) process & deliverables.  
  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to present complex ideas and concepts and build collaborative relationships while maintaining accountability
  • Experience creating business process, business requirements and specification level detail documentation. 
  • Experience using web-based collaboration tools, including SharePoint

 

TRAVEL: 

  •  Approximately 10-15 days per year. 

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