Senior IT Project Manager (R3591)

IT North Mankato, Minnesota Eden Prairie, Minnesota


Position at Taylor Corporation

Taylor Corporation is seeking a Senior IT Project Manager to join our team. This position is responsible for planning and managing one or more large and complex technology and business projects as assigned to strict deadlines and within approved budget.  This includes coordinating efforts of team members across functions and 3rd party resources in order to deliver projects according to plan.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Establish project scope, vision of success, stakeholder requirements and resource requirements
  • Partner with business and technology leadership
  • Lead multiple projects of various types and sizes
  • Organize work breakdown structure (WBS) and identify appropriate level of task definition
  • Provide progress communication and financials based upon standards defined to team members, stakeholders, sponsors and organization
  • Direct multi-disciplined team
  • Clear and concise communication across levels of leadership in a matrix organization
  • Track all project issues and assigned action items for resolution
  • Manage costs against approved budget
  • Monitor progress against baseline schedule
  • Successfully manage risk including contingency and mitigation planning
  • Follow established PMO processes and standards
  • Implement changes required for standard ERP implementations

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Technology or related field
  • 8+ years of experience in IT Project related duties
  • Experience working across Agile and Waterfall life cycles
  • Demonstrated success in implementing technology and business process change
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority
  • Adaptable and flexible in complex situations with ability to navigate through conflict with positive outcomes

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PMI certification

About Our Company

Our Total Rewards package of benefits and compensation reflects our bold commitment to creating opportunity and security for employees. We offer a competitive base salary, and an attractive benefit package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401K, incentive compensation plan, PTO (paid time off) and Holiday pay.

Taylor Corporation, one of the largest privately held companies in the United States, provides innovative products, technologies and services that focus on the evolving needs – personal and business – of more than half of the Fortune 500 companies and millions of small businesses and consumers around the world. With more than 80 domestic and foreign subsidiaries, Taylor is recognized as one of the top three graphics communications companies in North America, delivering what matters most to its customers. 

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