Job: Recruitment Firm Placing Sr. Project/Program Manager in Kalamazoo, MI


    CDI Business Solutions is assisting a client in finding an experienced Sr. Project Manager.

    Responsible for leading, planning, managing and directing multiple complex programs consisting of one or more project teams. Responsible for coordinating scheduling, team building, maintaining working relationships with functional areas within and outside of IT. Required to achieve the objectives of concurrent projects, with enterprise-wide impact. Allocates staff resources as needed to achieve the objectives of one or more projects any of which could span multiple areas and business functions.

    Directs the activities of the project teams, including professional and skilled staff, contractors, and consultants. Tracks project progress with respect to milestones, project timeline, and project spending. Communicates progress to Program Owner and modifies schedules as required. Follows practical project management methodology and best practices.

    Requires ability to manage projects from conception to successful implementation. Requires solid project management skills, ability to multitask and manage multiple priorities in a cross-functional environment. Excellent communication skills, business judgment, proven expertise in directing the efforts of technical staff. Excellent organizational, interpersonal and team building skills.

    Minimum 10 years Information Technology business experience. At least 5 years experience managing complex project with multiple dependencies and demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities and work in an unstructured environment. Proven experience managing projects over $50 million dollars in scope. Experience with business process reengineering and large system implementations, including quality metrics definition, measurement, and reporting. Documented ability to communicate, interface, and negotiate with individuals and groups across the enterprise Team player with excellent oral and written communication skills Fluent with Microsoft Office suite of productivity tools, including MS Project. Experience working in Fortune 100 corporate setting. Experience with IT project management and implementation execution, with proven ability to assess requirements/scope, prioritize and assign tasks, and manage key milestones and deliverables on time and within budget.

    50% US travel expected.

    If you are interested in this opportunity, send your resume to [email protected]. Include this reference code in the subject line: 43137503.