Project Manager
Location:
Birmingham , Alabama
Posted:
November 24, 2016
Reference:
5834316
Project Manager Job Duties

nProject management responsibilities include delivering every project on time within budget and scope. Project managers should have a background in business skills, management, budgeting and analysis.nnProject managers are skilled at getting the best out of the people and projects that they oversee. They thrive when planning projects and working with project teams.nn"}" style="box-sizing: inherit; outline: 0px; line-height: 1.6;" data-sheets-userformat="{"2":9091,"3":{"1":0},"4":{"1":2,"2":16770457},"10":1,"11":4,"12":0,"16":9}"> One of the largest employers and more sought after places of work in Birmingham, AL is seeking a Project Manager to join their growing team.

Project Managers are skilled at getting the best out of the people and projects that they oversee. They thrive when planning projects and working with project teams.

Project Manager Job Duties

nProject management responsibilities include delivering every project on time within budget and scope. Project managers should have a background in business skills, management, budgeting and analysis.nnProject managers are skilled at getting the best out of the people and projects that they oversee. They thrive when planning projects and working with project teams.nn"}">Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Developing project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Develop a detailed project plan to track progress
  • Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation


Requirements:
  • 3-4 years of IT Project Management experience
  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in computer science
  • Solid technical background, with understanding or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • PMP / PRINCE II certification is a plus


About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email accommodation@teksystems.com for other accommodation options.

A little about us:
TEKsystems provides corporations with IT staffing, talent management expertise and IT services, enabling them to meet their business objective.

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