Senior Project Manager- REMOTE in Ephrata, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/26/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Ephrata, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    11/26/2020
  • Job ID:
    251878
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    509-891-7000

Job Description

VOLT’s client is looking for a Senior Project Manager    

This is a REMOTE position and offered through Volt Workforce Solutions.  We are among the largest IT staffing companies in the US for contract/temporary and direct hire placements and support many of the top rated IT companies in the Pacific Northwest.

To help Volt stay in touch with you and other great candidates in the Eastern Washington area we have created a specialized portal for you at http://staffing.volt.com/inland_northwest/ . Start here to see much more: http://volt.com/social.

Job Description:

We are seeking a seasoned Project Manager to serve as the mentor and escalation point for Project Managers working in the PMO.  This person will work very closely with the PMO Manager, helping to guide other PM's in terms of process, project artifacts, risk escalations, status reports, etc. Great opportunity to help define and refine current process and standards with the PMO as well. The role has no direct reports but will be expected to serve as a mentor to other Project Managers.

  • Primary escalation point for all PM's in the PMO to assist with process, documentation, status reports, budgets, change orders, communication, risk, onboarding, vendor interaction, etc.
  • Assisting PMO Manager refine current processes
  • Previous PM experience working within vendor project teams and SI's to ensure deliverables and timelines are being me
  • Effectively identify, prioritize, and translate business goals/objectives into information technology strategies/solutions
  • Experience working with customers to identify high-level business requirements
  • Lead analysis for IT project teams
  • Interact with business partners through process modeling to understand, identify, and define project scope and cost estimates
  • Monitor project resources, set priorities, provide project status reporting and oversee project budget.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years directly related experience as a Project Manager, managing large scale IT projects (both Application and Infrastructure) in all phases (Initiation, Planning, Execution, and Closure)
  • Proficient with developing/enhancing common project artifacts (charters, work breakdown structures, status reports and project management plans)
  • Experience with managing stakeholders, running steering committee meetings
  • Experience managing RFI/RFP's
  • Financial forecasting and budgeting background is a plus
  • PMP highly desired
  • Contracts / legal / vendor management experience
  • Strong technology / network/security systems background preferred
  • Superior communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Proficient with all the Microsoft Office products, particularly Excel 
  • Demonstrated ability to track and drive issues
  • Good soft skills and an ability to deal with ambiguity

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

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Our Recruiter will initiate a phone call to you and give you immediate consideration should your resume meet the job requirements.  Please rest assured that if your resume matches what is reflected in this job posting, you should receive a phone call from a Volt Recruiter to discuss this position with you. Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.  We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions.  We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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