Acosta Sales & Marketing Project Manager II in Jacksonville, Florida

Overview

The Project Manager II 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, medium and large scale software development projects from beginning to end.

  • Understand overall visions of the project as it relates to other projects in the PMO.

  • Interact with architects on determining tactical and strategic solutions for the business sponsor/stakeholders and communicating those solutions to the business sponsor/stakeholders.

  • 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 large scale 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 – 8 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, and building partnerships with the business sponsor as well as supporting teams.

  • 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.

  • Familiarity with software tools for enabling efficient project management to include but not limited to Microsoft Project.

  • Successful delivery of at least 5 projects ranging from small to complex from beginning to end.

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Job ID 2018-147350

Work City Jacksonville

PCN Sourcing Req

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Work Zip 32216

Starting average hours per week 37.5 +

Category Corporate Jobs