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Project Manager

  • PDS Tech
  • St. Louis, MO, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020

Job Description

PDS Tech Inc. is searching for a Project Manager, in Saint Louis, MO.
Summary:
Execute and control the project plan via core PMI project management activities, financial tracking and reporting (experience with SAP is plus), resource forecasting and management, and project timeline development and maintenance.
Define and maintain the scope of the project in collaboration with other staff members.
The key to success will be the ability to build networks and relationships at all levels of the organization.
Create and manage a detailed work plan which identifies and sequences the activities needed to successfully complete the project.
Determine the resources (time, money, equipment, etc) required to complete the project.
Develop a schedule (MS Project Server) for project completion that effectively allocates the resources to the activities.
Review the project schedule with senior management and all other staff and key partners that will be affected by the project activities; revise the schedule as required.
Determine the objectives and measures metrics upon which the project will be evaluated at its completion.
Execute the project according to the project plan.
Develop/identify forms and records to document project activities.
Set up and maintain files to ensure that all project information is appropriately documented and secured.
Track all project costs and manage the approval of all change requests.
Monitor the progress of the project and make adjustments as necessary to ensure the successful completion of the project.
Establish a communication schedule to update stakeholders including appropriate staff in the organization on the progress of the project.
Review the quality of the work completed with the project team on a regular basis to ensure that it meets the project standards.
Evaluate the project and make recommendations change and improvements as needed.
Develop frequent progress reports and scorecards for review and alignment with the core project team.
The position may include the management of multiple, concurrent projects/sites.
Also, may include leading accomplishment of certain project tasks directly, especially through facilitating discussions to drive decisions.
REQUIREMENTS/PREFERENCES
Effectively lead and influence peers, operate in a matrix organization, third parties, and leaders.
Experience with Microsoft Teams, MS Project 2013, Jira, Tableau, or Power BI, SharePoint is a plus.
Education:
Requires a degree and 10+ years of industry experience & 5+ years of *proven experience in a Project Manager role (PMP certification preferred).
PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.
Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:
Health insurance
Paid holidays
Weekly payroll
Immediate 401(k) eligibility
Completion Bonuses
Training
Please note availability of benefits may vary by position
PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit www.pdstech.com
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