Randstad Project Manager in Chicago, Illinois
date posted:Friday, August 4, 2017
Department: TECHNOLOGY - WHQKA (WHQKA)
Location: Chicago, IL
Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects within the information technology department.
Oversees all aspects of projects. Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project.
Builds and maintains working relationships with team members, vendors, and other departments involved in the projects.
Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project. May require a bachelor's degree and 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks.
Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.
PM will be responsible for interfacing with the business partners.
Will be part of a large initiation piece of a process change. As well as managing a few smaller projects such as potentially a dispatch project and implementing an inventory system
Looking for solid PMs who have had experience with mobile apps or infrastructure.
position may require some weekend or evening work during implementation. However, the position will work normal hours
Strong communication and soft skills needed for this role
6+ years experience required
Experience with Agile a plus