Jr. Project Manager in Rolling Meadows, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 8/19/2019

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Jr. Project Manager–5 months – Rolling Meadows, IL

Are you looking for an entry level role in Business Administration Project Management?

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for a gifted and talented Jr Program Manager or our client in the Chicago area  for a 6 month contract. 

The main function of a project manager is to plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as engineering, research and development, financial systems and product roll-out, etc. or any other non-IT based project.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate projects, making detailed plans to accomplish goals and directing the integration of technical activities.
  • Present and explain proposals, reports and findings to clients.
  • May recruit employees, assign, direct, and evaluate their work, and oversee the development and maintenance of staff competence.
  • Analyze technology, resource needs and market demand, to plan and assess the feasibility of projects.

Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in business administration or a related field.
  • PMI or PMP certification preferred.
  • 0-2 years experience required.
  • Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, attention to detail and interpersonal skills.
  • Basic ability to work independently and manage one?s time.
  • Basic knowledge of production processes, quality control, costs and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
  • Basic knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, and production methods.
  • Basic knowledge of computer software, such as MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Project, Visio etc.

Please apply to position or contact Debbie Linville at (317) 599-4893 for any questions and more details regarding this position.

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. As a Volt candidate, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our partners.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer