Project Manager
Varite
 Cleveland, OH

Project Manager

Req I D

KB-REQ-01310

Rate

Primary Skills

Description

Leads high-priority projects, which often require considerable resources and high levels of functional integration. Takes projects from original concept through final implementation using the Standard Project Lifecycle. Interfaces with all areas affected by the project including end users, distributors, and vendors. Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables. Provides guidance and expertise to less experienced project managers. Adept in risk management and organizational change management methodologies and techniques. Recognizes and recommends alternative solutions. Presents effectively to all levels of management. Organized, self-disciplined, leads others towards common outcomes. Highly polished and confident communication ability; possess written, verbal and stand-up presentation skills. Adjusts communications to audience. Takes the initiative to understand the business impacted by the project, current, trends and information that could impact the business and organization. Stays up to date on current industry best-practices. Defines and manages project scope, scope changes, objectives, requirements, deliverables, and value proposition that support the diverse business goals and interests of multiple stakeholders. Develops integrated project plan; identifies and manages project dependencies and critical paths; and tracks/reports project milestones as well as status. Estimates resources needed to achieve project goals; tracks utilization; determines and assesses need for additional staff and/or vendors; manages on/off-boarding; and monitors/manages vendor performance on labor resources. Drafts and submits project budget proposals and recommends subsequent budget changes where necessary; conducts cost forecasting and actual tracking, as well as variance reporting. Identifies, tracks, escalates and resolves issue conflicts; performs impact analysis and prioritization; manages dependencies and track/monitors; and escalates risk with corrective/ mitigating actions.

Skill/Experience/Education

Mandatory

  • Banking industry experience.
  • Technical writer/Business Analyst with strong technical skills to understand Application and Technical discussions to drive requirements/tasks; Strong PCI implementation knowledge, Strong Project Management skills including Project Lifecycle knowledge from Ideation to Post Implementation.
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience.
  • PMP Required