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Acosta Sales & Marketing Project Manager I in Jacksonville, Florida

Project Manager I

Description

The Project Manager I position facilitates managing projects from beginning to end while planning, organizing, and controlling the projects.

The Plan activities include:

  • defining the project objectives and developing a plan to accomplish the objectives

  • partnering with the project sponsors/stakeholders to define specific objectives

  • developing in concert with team members a plan to accomplish the objectives

The Organize activities include:

  • identifying and securing resources (full time and or contractor)

  • determining tasks to complete and their associated timelines and deadlines

  • assigning tasks, delegating authority, and motivating team members to work together

The Control activities include:

  • tracking actual progress to planned progress

  • providing status reports on a scheduled basis to members of the team

  • overseeing quality control throughout the project life cycle

  • managing change controls and scope creep

Responsibilities:

  • Direct and manage small to medium scale software development projects from beginning to end.

  • Define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with senior management and the project sponsors/stakeholders.

  • Develop full-scale project plans for small to medium projects and associated communications documents.

  • Effectively communicate project expectations to team members and project sponsors/stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion.

  • Ability to liaise with project stakeholders on an ongoing basis.

  • Estimate the resources and participants needed to achieve project goals.

  • Identify and secure resources throughout the project life cycle.

  • Manage project expectations with team members and project sponsors/stakeholders.

  • Delegate tasks and responsibilities to team members.

  • Ability to gain commitment of the team

  • Coach, mentor, and motivate team members and manage conflict resolution

  • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path

  • Track project milestones and deliverables.

  • Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation, and presentations when necessary

  • Manage project scope, change controls, and develop contingency plans

  • Define project success criteria and communicate to team.

  • Build, develop and grow business relationships vital to the success of the project.

  • Develop best practices and tools for project execution and management.

  • Conduct lessons learned sessions and close out projects.

Qualifications

  • 5 years direct work experience in a project management capacity, including all aspects of project management and execution.

  • Demonstrated experience in project management, conflict resolution, motivating and team building.

  • Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented collaborative environment.

  • Ability to shift priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities.

  • Competent and proficient understanding of platforms such as Windows and UNIX.

  • Solid working knowledge of current Internet technologies, including IIS and Sharepoint.

  • Familiar with programming languages including VB, ASP, HTML.

  • Database and operating systems experience with SQL, Oracle.

  • Technically competent with various software programs, such as order entry, financials, and data warehouse

  • Strong familiarity with project management software, such as Microsoft Project.

  • Bachelor's preferred

  • Certifications: PMP, Certified Scrum Master- strongly preferred

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Job Information Technology

Primary Location US-FL-Jacksonville

Other Locations US-TX-Dallas, US-AR-Bentonville

Shift Day Job

Job Posting Apr 23, 2021, 3:11:17 AM

Job Number: PMIUSA0422

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