Job: Sr. Project Manager: Outsourcing Project in Novato, CA


    Kelly IT Resources is placing a Sr. Project Manager in Novato, CA to manage a client's offshore outsourcing project. They are seeking a qualified candidate who has experience migrating projects overseas.

    Essential Functions:

    • Deliver projects that are on time and within budget and that meet strategic and business requirements.
    • Identify and schedule project deliverables, milestones and tasks.
    • Create the project plan and ensure its ongoing maintenance.
    • Formulate and define scope and objectives of projects.
    • Monitor the project from initiation through delivery and closure.
    • Create a communication plan that includes both internal and external project communication documents, meetings, and reporting requirements including maintenance of the project data in the Project Portfolio database.
    • Interface with the IT Product Manager and other IT resources to manage expectations.
    • Assign and monitor work of project team members, providing support and direction.
    • Assure compliance with the company's project management policies and standards.
    • Manage the P&L of the project.
    • Ensure communication of project goals and business direction to executive management.
    • Establish effective communication between dependent projects.
    • Interface with customers across multiple business units to manage expectations.
    • Work with functional managers to assure complete and appropriate resourcing.
    • Identify issues and drive issues to resolution.
    • Present project proposals/plans, issues and recommendations to senior management committees.

    Knowledge, Skill & Competency Requirements:

    • Excellent organizational skills.
    • Demonstrated communication and influencing skills with management at all levels.
    • Extensive knowledge of Project Management methodologies and tools.
    • Extensive knowledge and understanding of SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle).
    • 5-7 years of project management experience on large, enterprise-wide projects.

    Education & Experience:

    • Bachelors degree or equivalent experience.
    • PMP certification or other formal project management training desirable
    • 5-7 years of experience managing complex projects.

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