Project Management Director in Nashville, TN at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 11/20/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Project Management Director with experience in the Insurance
Industry. This is a 11+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in Nashville, TN. Please review the job description below.
Job ID: 19-04632

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent years of experience is required.
  • 7+ years experience in a project management role with demonstrated skills in relationship building, negotiation, conflict resolution, and project management of projects have medium to high degree of complexity required.
  • Graduate degree preferred.
  • Desired skills include Project Management experience, business and technical analytics.
  • Project management certification preferred.
  • Exceptional oral and written communication and presentation skills. This individual must be comfortable with professionally challenging key stakeholders at all levels of the organization. Exceptional execution of project communications plans is a must.
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Office applications, particularly Word, Outlook, Excel, Visio, PPT and SharePoint are critical; demonstrated ability to produce crisp, professional documents imperative
  • Must be detailed oriented, but able to pivot and communicate at a high-level to leadership teams.
  • Understanding of key components of SDLC and PM critical components (scope, time, costs, quality, HR, communications, risk mitigation, integration, etc.)
  • Experience managing delivery of IT and Business impacting projects
  • Strong analytical and administrative skills; formal Business Analysis experience preferred
  • Proven track-record in managing multiple assignments simultaneously
  • Consistently dependable, self-motivated, flexible, and highly driven individual
  • Must have a good attitude and know how to make work enjoyable; curiosity imperative
  • Consultative mentality with formal consulting experience highly desirable
  • Excellent organizational skills an absolute must
  • Negotiation and decision making skills
  • Dash-boarding and management-level reporting
  • Manages and coordinates the development, approval, implementation and compliance of on-going programs; develops program budget; ensures program meets its stated objectives; provides subject matter expertise in response to day to day program related issues.
  • Guide and oversee staff in the development of program delivery strategies ensuring alignment with TWWGWD (The Way We Get Work Done), and influence the standards representing Corp IT needs and processes.
  • Assist staff in formulating plans, and all required adjustments to project scope, timing, and budgets as needed by applying established governance mechanisms, best practices, and Client's project management principles.
  • Develop communication plans and interfaces with matrix teams, IT leadership, business leadership, and external vendors/partners. Track and monitor the progress of key projects/programs and their associated milestones and recommend adjustments as necessary.
  • Has a successful track record of completing projects on time and on budget.
  • Ability to work independently or in a team, set priorities and meet deadlines on at least one to two projects.
  • Can demonstrate expert knowledge of project management methodology and its practical application towards completing work.
  • Has demonstrated outstanding negotiation, presentation, and facilitation skills.
  • Ability to mentor and coach others.
Our client is a leading Insurance Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration. J2W:CB3