Applications Project Manager
Grand Rapids , Michigan
November 22, 2016
Our Client is looking for an experience Applications Project Manager to join their team and assist the deployment of their web replacement initiative. This will include migrating systems, integrations, and planning for launch, hypercare, and support.

This Project Manager will specifically be handling projects surrounding a global eCommerce initiative. They will be working with a team of approximately 15-20 people supporting various web initiatives within a large program. ECommerce experience is highly preferred.

The IT Project Manager plans, organizes, executes, evaluates, and leads IT projects from concept through closure while effectively managing project risk, issues, scope, schedule and budget. The project manager communicates with stakeholders using both written and oral communication skills and establishes clear deliverables and milestones using an effort based project schedule. This position partners closely with all areas affected by the project, including sponsors, resource managers, suppliers, end users, senior management and executives. It also includes assembling, leading and motivating project team members in the design, development and delivery of technology solutions.

The successful individual will leverage their proficiency to:
-Manage portions of a web replacement program. This program will allow the company to increase support and offer a better purchasing experience for their customer. As the overall project manager or as a functional team project manager.
-Consult with sponsors, resource managers, suppliers, end users and senior management
-Build schedules, design/execute communication plans, manage risks/issues and measure/report project results

The accomplished individual will possess:
-Expert knowledge of project management principles, practices, techniques, and tools
-Experience with requirements gathering, customer/stakeholder relationship management, organizational change management and IT vendor/partner management.
-Strong leadership skills, demonstrated initiative and creativity in problem solving

This opportunity is required to work onsite in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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