Project Manager

Project Management Lafayette, Louisiana Reference ID: JR3251-POS013447


Description

Summary:

As a Project Manager I, you will be responsible for all aspects of IT related projects for the Company.The responsibilities include creating and assisting with the creation of project plans, internal scope of work proposals, and managing the implementation of chosen technology solutions to meet or exceed project goals. Responsibilities also include analysis of business processes and alignment of such with information technology.This position specifically requires the Project Manager I to take responsibility for all phases of a project and to utilize Schumacher Clinical Partners and applicable vendor resources to implement projects successfully.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for overall coordination, status reporting and stability of project oriented work efforts

  • Establishes and implements project management processes and methodologies for the IT community to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, adhere to high quality standards and meet customer expectations

  • Responsible for assembling project plans and teamwork assignments, directing and monitoring work efforts on a daily basis, identifying resource needs, performing quality review; and escalating functional, quality, timeline issues appropriately

  • Responsible for tracking key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resources to meet the needs of customers

  • Coordinates communication with all areas of the enterprise that impacts the scope, budget, risk and resources of the work effort being managed

  • Assists Director of IT in partnering with senior management of the business community to identify and prioritize opportunities for utilizing IT to achieve the goals of the enterprise

  • Must possess extensive knowledge and expertise in the use of project management methodologies and tools, resource management practices and change management techniques

  • Manages one or more cross-functional projects of medium to high complexity

  • Works on large, complex projects that have enterprise-wide impact and require subject matter expertise of multiple process improvement areas and mastery of process improvement tools

  • Works as a project team member on multiple projects to facilitate process improvements involving multiple sites or business areas, often as a project leader


QUALIFICATIONS:

Educational and/or Professional Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or other related field.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification required

Previous Experience:

  • Minimum of two years coordinating and/or leading projects

  • Experience with agile project management methodologies desired

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