Program Manager Non Tech 1 in Redmond, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Redmond, WA
  • Job Type:
    Computer Industry
  • Duration:
    44 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    6/8/2018
  • Job ID:
    119748
  • Pay Rate
    $29.29 - $36.19/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    503.820.5225

Job Description

Position: Program Mgr Non-Tech 1 (GTA Global Talent)
Type: Contingent
Duration: 12 months – Likely to ext to full term 
Location: Redmond WA

Top Must-Have Hard Skills/Experience:

  • True program management delivery experience (assess risk, follow up and decide how to move forward)
  • Quality communication skills (previous experience taking verbal communication and translating it to concise written communication to be distributed to key stakeholders)
  • Ability to independently drive a project to completion

OVERVIEW:

Develop, maintain, and manage program requirements, plans, timeline, issues, risks and challenges.  Support Managers to drive a program or projects.  Work closely with program/process owners, stakeholders and business partners to identify business change and drive the consensus necessary to adopt a manageable change strategy.  Manage programs and projects involving multiple parties/organizations with conflicting agendas and business priorities.  Lead cross-organization project teams towards targeted and scheduled outcomes.  Engage with program/process owners, stakeholders and business partners as necessary to communicate project objectives, strategy, tactics, and ongoing progress.

Additional Skills/Experience:

  • 3-5 years of experience
  • Experience in consulting and/or program and project management including sharing of progress including scope, schedule, quality, risk and communications
  • Strong communication skills, ability to tailor to different audiences is a requirement
  • Excellent organizational skills to proactively create plans, mitigate risks, resolve issues, and ask for help when needed
  • Team player, able to quickly build rapport with team members, stakeholders and senior leadership
  • Customer service and client management skills
  • Resourceful; you enjoy finding solutions to problems and learning new things
  • Experience working in a Program Manager or Project Manager role
  • Technical proficiency, embracing the use of tools to input and manage work items and report on deliverables
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office tools, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Visual Studio and Teams
  • Excellent note taking skills, structuring them with action items and summarizing decisions and next steps
  • Ability to track and manage risks, tracking deliverables and resolutions
  • Support Program Manager with project management tasks

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 redeployment assistance.

Volt is publicly traded on the NYSE MKT under the symbol "VISI". 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