Project Manager in Santa Monica, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/2/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    4/2/2021
  • Job ID:
    270654
  • Pay Rate
    $47.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    714-921-7429

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Coordination and completion of projects on time within budget and within scope.
  • Oversee all aspects of projects.
  • Set deadlines, assign responsibilities, and monitor and summarize progress of project.
  • Prepare reports for upper management regarding status of project.
  • The successful candidate will work directly with stakeholders to ensure deliverables fall within the applicable scope and/or budget.
  • He or she will coordinate with other departments to ensure all aspects of each project are compatible. 

The Project Manager will be expected to successfully:

  • 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
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Meet with clients and/or stakeholders to take detailed ordering briefs and clarify specific requirements of each project
  • Delegate project tasks  
  • Track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short and long-term goals
  • Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis
  • Develop comprehensive project plans to be shared with clients/stakeholders as well as other staff members
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
  • Develop spreadsheets, diagrams and process maps to document needs 

Requirement: 

 A qualified candidate for this position will possess the following:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required or equivalent experience. PMP preferred.
  • Work Experience: +3 years of equivalent experience preferred   

Key Competencies and skills: 

  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) / PRINCE II certification is a plus 

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.