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IT Project Management Senior Advisor- W2 ONLY

Company: Strategic Staffing Solutions
Location: Maryland Heights
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

IT Project Management Advisor Location: Maryland Heights, MO Contract: 12+ months Job Description:
* Provides expert content/professional leadership on complex IT Project Management assignments/projects.* Responsible for managing, directing and planning one, but occasionally more than one, complex project consisting of one or more project teams.* Responsible for coordinating, scheduling and assigning project tasks, team building, maintaining working relationships with client functional areas outside of IT.* Applies project development methodologies and reporting techniques to indicate project status.* May manage and direct one or more project teams of project managers, specialists, analysts and programmers to meet complex project objectives.* Reviews, evaluates and formulates project plans, schedules and budgets.* Allocates staff and budget resources to meet changing corporate needs.* Identifies and negotiates schedules, milestones and resources required to meet project objectives.* Organizes and guides project operations through the use of methodologies accepted by the industry.* Evaluates progress and reports progress in terms of quality and performance metrics common to IT projects.* Modifies schedules as required.* Works with client departments to coordinate systems testing, installation, training and support.* Keeps informed of technical and managerial advances in IT.* Exercises considerable creativity, foresight, and judgment in conceiving, planning, and delivering initiatives.* Uses deep professional knowledge and acumen to advise functional leaders.* Focuses on providing thought leadership within IT Project Management but works on broader projects, which require understanding of wider business.* Recognized internally as a subject matter expert.
Requirements:
* Strong project management skills including, scope management, issue and risk management, resource planning, financial management* Effective communicator and negotiator at all levels across IT and Business, both written and verbally* Proven ability to effectively navigate in a highly matrixed organization while maintaining collaborative relationships with individuals at various levels of the organization* Demonstrated ability to produce and exceed desired results, strong time management skills* Strong SharePoint and JIRA skills* Ability to synthesize results into operational strengths and actionable opportunities for improved business outcomes* Proven leadership track record of effectively drive change through strong partnerships with Internal departments* May need to coordinate late evening or weekend change events
Education:
* High School diploma is required. Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business, or Project Management strongly preferred.* 10 or more years of solid, diverse work experience in IT; 4 or more years of leadership experience preferred, 3 or more years' experience in project management, or equivalent business experience strongly preferred
Additional Skills:
* FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT* BUDGETS* TIME MANAGEMENT* PROJECT MANAGEMENT* SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT* BUDGET* FINANCE* MANAGERIAL* METRICS* MICROSOFT SHAREPOINT* OPERATIONS* PROJECT DEVELOPMENT* PROJECT PLANS* SCHEDULING* SYSTEMS TESTING* TEAM BUILDING* THOUGHT LEADERSHIP* TRADING* TRAININGPDN-99253ce1-b4a8-4e64-b5c1-512c177e0f79

Keywords: Strategic Staffing Solutions, Springfield , IT Project Management Senior Advisor- W2 ONLY, Accounting, Auditing , Maryland Heights, Illinois

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