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Project Manager - Contract

United States - Remote

Praecipio is Looking for a Project Manager

Why Praecipio?

Are you looking for a role that offers dynamic and varied experiences, professional growth, and the chance to make an immediate impact? Praecipio’s Residency positions provide all this and more. You'll work on diverse projects across industries, enhancing your skills and expanding your professional network. Enjoy the flexibility of project-based work with competitive compensation and the potential to transition into a permanent role if you choose. If you thrive on new challenges and value career adaptability, this is the perfect opportunity for you!

What our Client is looking for on this Project

In this role, you will be leading and managing a portfolio of engagements/initiatives for clients. The primary function of this position is to apply your expertise and experience leading complex initiatives to ensure the realization of the clients' goals and objectives. You will work in an environment that thrives on innovation, communication, and collaboration. You will be expected to use your various skills including but not limited to problem-solving, verbal and written communication, excellent relationship building, as well as strong leadership and team management skills. This position will work directly with senior and executive-level positions with our client. Supporting and delivering on a program strategy, supporting business cases, and various enterprise-wide high-level project plans. Must possess knowledge and expertise in the use of Project Management methodologies and tools.

Project Management

  • Lead and manage projects from initiation to completion, ensuring they are delivered on time, within scope, and within budget.
  • Develop comprehensive project plans that outline timelines, milestones, deliverables, and resource allocation.
  • Coordinate internal and external resources to ensure the successful execution of project tasks.
  • Monitor, track and communicate project progress, identifying and mitigating risks and issues.
  • Conduct regular project status meetings and provide updates to stakeholders.
  • Ensure project documentation is complete, current, and stored appropriately.

Requirements

Requirements for Success

Technical Ability

  • Proficient with Atlassian Platforms (JIRA, Confluence) and Microsoft Office Suite, including Microsoft Project.

Consulting

  • Active Listening is essential, including the ability to understand client needs
  • Effective verbal and written communication, collaboration, and stakeholder management throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Adaptability and customer orientation during times of change

Leadership

  • Ability to lead and manage client resources and partners at the executive level and collaborate with senior leadership on business and IT projects.
  • Ability to manage teams with multiple discipline representation 
  • Accountable for driving project delivery and effective communication.

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Job Profile

Regions

North America

Countries

United States

Benefits/Perks

Competitive compensation Potential to transition into a permanent role

Skills

Active Listening Adaptability Agile Atlassian Atlassian Platforms Confluence Consulting Critical thinking Customer Orientation Jira Leadership Lean Microsoft Office Suite Problem-solving Project Management Project Management Methodologies Stakeholder management Verbal and written communication

Tasks
  • Conduct regular project status meetings
  • Coordinate internal and external resources
  • Develop comprehensive project plans
  • Lead and manage projects
  • Lead and manage projects from initiation to completion
  • Monitor, track and communicate project progress
Experience

5 years

Education

Bachelor's degree Communication

Certifications

Agile Agile/SCRUM CMM COBIT Kaizen Lean PMBOK PRINCE2 RUP Scrum

Timezones

America/Anchorage America/Chicago America/Denver America/Los_Angeles America/New_York Pacific/Honolulu UTC-10 UTC-5 UTC-6 UTC-7 UTC-8 UTC-9