Project Manager in Kansas City, MO at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 10/24/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A financial services organization is seeking a Project Manager to join their team in Kansas City, Charlotte, or Remotely.

Responsibilities

  • Create project plans and high level schedule, providing the basis for the individual project plans; Identify dependencies, milestones, and critical paths; Manage project according to plan
  • Monitor and manage project costs; Develop project budgets to account for variances and ensure accuracy; Review and assess budgets with senior management
  • Manage stakeholder and project team communications; Review project performance and status reports; Consolidate reports into overall project-level reports
  • Identify project level risks and issues; Escalate risks and issues to Steering Committee as needed; Provide recommendations for issue resolution; Updates and manages Project Risk and Issue Log
  • Monitor and control implementation and transition activities to meet business requirements; Identify lessons learned from the project and its projects¬†
  • Identify and analyze staffing/resource plans; training programs; Manage dependencies and interdependencies between IT and Business Units; Integrate project plans across projects; Create Program Management Plan.
  • Work with stakeholders throughout the project, develop and track project benefits realization; Review benefits achieved at each project close with stakeholders

Qualifications

Required

  • 10 years of project and/or scrum master experience
  • 10+ years within the Financial Services and IT industry
  • 10+ years working in Waterfall AND Agile project development environments
  • 10+ years of Retirement Services 403(b) and or 401(k) background
  • 5+ years of Clarity Project Management experience
  • Expert in the MS Office suite (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc.)

Desired

  • Previous Project Management Experience
  • PMP certification
  • Scrum Master certification
  • Safe Agile certification
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