Senior IT Project Manager in Nashville, TN at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 1/5/2020

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Job Description

A health services organization is seeking an Senior IT Project Manager to join their team in Nashville, TN.

Responsibilities

  • Manage project and resource specialists, providing both high level and detailed planning and guidance
  • Act as change agent and advocate to ensure team wide alignment with IT standards for SDLC
  • View the program from a holistic view, while still managing the details
  • Provide program governance to align with firm’s business management standards
  • Manage conflict resolution and the political aspects of the program by interacting seamlessly with project team members; stakeholders and governance boards
  • Provide over all leadership and vision; Success measurements include ROI, benefits and new capabilities provided by the program
  • Manage the development, approval, implementation and compliance of on-going programs; develop program budget; ensure program meets its stated objectives; provide subject matter expertise in response to day to day program related issues
  • Guide and oversee staff in the development of program delivery strategies ensuring alignment with standards, and influence the standards representing IT needs and processes
  • Assist staff in formulating plans, and all required adjustments to project scope, timing, and budgets as needed by applying established governance mechanisms, best practices, and firm's project management principles
  • Develop communication plans and interfaces with matrix teams, IT leadership, business leadership, and external vendors/partners
  • Track the progress of key projects/programs and their associated milestones and recommend adjustments

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s degree in related field; Graduate degree preferred
  • 7+ years of experience in a project management role with demonstrated skills in relationship building, negotiation, conflict resolution, and project management of projects have medium to high degree of complexity
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Office applications, particularly Word, Outlook, Excel, Visio, PPT and SharePoint are critical; able to produce crisp, professional documents imperative
  • Understanding of key components of SDLC and PM critical components (scope, time, costs, quality, HR, communications, risk mitigation, integration, etc.)
  • Experience managing delivery of IT and Business impacting projects
  • Detailed oriented; able to pivot and communicate at a high-level to leadership teams
  • Strong analytical and administrative skills; formal Business Analysis experience preferred
  • Able to manage multiple assignments simultaneously
  • Dependable, self-motivated, flexible, and highly driven individual
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Able to complete projects on time and on budget
  • Able to work independently or in a team, set priorities and meet deadlines
  • Knowledge of project management methodology and its practical application towards completing work
  • Strong negotiation, presentation, and facilitation skills
  • Able to mentor and coach others
  • Consultative mentality with formal consulting experience is preferred
  • Project management certification is preferred
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