Senior Project Manager (Middleton, WI)

Apollo Professional Solutions, Inc. - Middleton, WI (30+ days ago)


This role will support projects for our clients direct to consumer data warehouse, eCommerce and Supply Chain platforms. This role will collaborate closely with business stakeholders and will work closely with the technical team to size, execute and launch projects per schedule/budget. Activities include Creates a detailed work plan in MS project that identifies and sequences activities to be completed. Defines the scope and objectives of the project in collaboration with the senior management. Determines the resources required to complete the project and ensures all the resources are allocated effectively. Manages the project staff according to the organizational policies and practices and ensures all project personnel understand the scope and objectives of the project. Implements the project according to the plan. Monitors the progress of the project, makes any necessary adjustments and reviews the quality of the completed work on a regular basis. Informs the stakeholders and other appropriate staff in the organization on the progress of the project. Ensures the project is completed on time, within the budget and at the required quality level. Candidates should possess a high degree of professionalism and executive presence.

They need to be proficient with the entire Microsoft Office suite including MS Project Professional.

PMP Certification is preferred.

  • Broad IT project management experience supporting Sales & Marketing business units; broadcast/entertainment/media experience a plus
  • Demonstrated success managing teams; work effectively with business and technical managers within diverse and cross-functional groups
  • Leadership qualities, including meeting facilitation, time management, organizational skills and ability to influence others
  • Demonstrated IT project management experience within formal WIP and SDLC processes
  • Experience with analyzing complex issues and delivering appropriate solutions
  • Ability to accommodate change and adapt accordingly
  • Excellent communication(verbal and written)skills, including ability to tailor communication to audience to achieve desired results
  • Proficiency in MSProject and otherapplications
  • Able to work independently, in a fast paced and deadline driven environment
  • Ability to proactivelyidentify andsolve problems

Candidate mustpossess the following qualities and characteristics:

  • High Energy
  • Self starter
  • Versatile
  • Personal responsibility and accountability
  • Business political maturity
  • Experience in leading and building capable subordinates

This position is accountable for successful project delivery through disciplined project management processes and close collaborationwith colleagues throughout the organization.Willingness to work occasional extended hours and weekends.

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree and minimum of 7 years of progressively challenging project management experience within the Information Technology discipline required (large-scale, application/development, multi-disciplinary Project Management). PMP Preferred.

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $60.00 to $70.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Management: 7 years
  • Project Management: 7 years
  • Supply Chain Management: 7 years
  • It Project Management: 7 years
  • MS Project: 7 years

Education:

  • Bachelor's

Location:

  • Middleton, WI

License:

  • PMP Certification

Language:

  • English

Required work authorization:

  • United States