IT Project Manager Logistics in Atlanta, GA at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 9/26/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Atlanta, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/26/2019

Job Description

Immediate need for a talented IT Project Manager Logistics with experience in the Transportations Industry.This is a 6+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in Atlanta,GA.  Please review the job description below.
 
Job ID: 18-56391

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Manage scope, requirements, timeline, cost, quality, human resources, communications and integration
  • Identify and manage risks / issues and development of mitigation plans
  • Lead meetings for status reporting, scheduling, requirements, resource assignments and deliverables
  • Maintain document control and track project activities and team communications
  • Prepare project reports and dashboards as required by the management team
  • Ensure project repository is built and maintained
  • Develop and review project status with project team and create weekly reports
  • Manage outsourced teams (off-site) including vendor engagements
  • Develop and publish communications to project teams, management and project stakeholders
  • Provide guidance on process and deliverables to the project team
  • Lead project teams in strategic meetings and follow up with meeting notes
  • Extensive experience with project management and all phases of the project lifecycle
  • Working knowledge of standard waterfall and agile (SCRUM) methodologies
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as a project manager, handling multiple medium to large projects concurrently
  • Possess good problem solving and resolution skills and a high level of analytical skills
  • Good interpersonal skills; effective team player and leader
  • Strong project planning skills using appropriate PM tools: MS Project, MS Office, etc.
  • Strong organizational skills with an attention to detail
  • Facilitate cross-functional, intra-department, and inter-department communications and cooperation
  • Understands Business and System Requirements as they map to a traceability matrix
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Ability to facilitate large meetings with all management levels in attendance
  • Ability to take ownership of issues to resolution
  • Ability to influence others to move to a common goal
  • Bachelor's Degree preferably in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, Project Management or related field, equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Project Management Certification
  • Experience with MS Project Server (PWA) or enterprise resource and portfolio tool
  • Experience with MS SharePoint
  • Knowledge of Client Service Manager and/or ServiceNow
  • Knowledge of Client ALM – Quality Center
  • Ability to mentor others
Our client is a leading Transportations 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.