Sr Project Manager in Rancho Cordova, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/14/2019

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Job Description

Volt has an opening for a Senior Project Manager with one of our leading clients in Rancho Cordova, CA. We are looking for a Sr Project Manager with technical project management experience. Must have excellent business acumen, can effectively communicate across various leadership levels. Volt's Client is the leading provider of vision care and coverage and they are committed to providing superior eye care and services that create members for life.

Position has a chance for conversion. Looking for a Sr. Technical Project Manager. Must have the ability to interact with both business and technical resources.

General Summary:

Under general direction, responsible for identifying, planning and managing scope, resources, schedule, budget and risk required to meet goals of large complex projects.

Essential Functions

  • Lead the development of cost benefit analysis, return on investment forecasts, project proposals, project charters, risk analysis, project schedules and ensures actual results are tracked for large complex projects.
  • Performs appropriate scope analysis and lessons learned.
  • Develops and manages project schedules.
  • Identifies and establishes stakeholders and appropriate project governance. Identifies appropriate project team resources and ensures appropriate staff are secured.
  • Develops and manages project budgets.
  • Clearly communicates roles and expectations to project teams.
  • Escalate issues to stakeholders and project teams and recommend solutions.
  • Creates and delivers information at appropriate level for audience, including presentations and status updates.
  • Recognizes risk triggers and clearly communicates situation to project teams, sponsors and stakeholders.
  • Regularly mentors and acts as a resource to other Project Managers.

Job Specifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or related field or equivalent experience
  • Five to eight years leading all aspects of large complex projects
  • Five to eight years of experience with standard project management methodology, tools and/or software packages
  • Three to five years demonstrated ability as a core decision-maker showing balanced consideration of business issues
  • Ability to drive results through informal authority, serve as a consultant to key business partners, and represent users and customers in every thought and interaction
  • Ability to elicit cooperation from Senior Management and other departments
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and analytical skills
  • Proven ability to effectively understand and communicate information to a wide variety of technical and non-technical individuals or groups at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to identify, develop and gather necessary resources to complete a project Regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment the in performance of his/her job duties

Please note Face to Face interview is required so preferring local candidates.

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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Volt is an equal opportunity employer

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