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Category: Project Manager Job Type: Contract to hire
Job ID Number: 10309 City/State: Richmond    VA
Job Title: Project Manager
Job Description: Location: Richmond, VA / Contract To Hire

The Senior IT Project/Product Development Manager has the primary responsibility for leading medium to large IT projects.

Local Candidates Strongly Preferred
Face To Face Interview Required

Skills Needed:
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Proven success in leading medium to large scale IT projects and initiatives

  • Ability to build relationships

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and drive results

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Excellent organizational, planning, and leadership skills

  • Ability to identify and manage risks and issues

  • Excellent project management skills, ability to plan and facilitate meetings

  • Strategic, conceptual and analytical thinking and decision making skills

  • Ability to multi-task and manage priorities in a deadline-oriented department

  • Ability to work in a collaborative manner in a team-oriented environment and effectively collaborate with people from multiple functions

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in IT field required

  • College degree in Information Technology or related field required

  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience in managing projects required

  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience in all aspects of the system development life cycle required

  • Experience in .NET, C#, XML, Oracle, and SQL preferred

Description:
  • In this role the Manager is responsible for assembling the project team, assigning and managing individual responsibilities, identifying appropriate resources needed, and developing the program and/or project plan and schedule(s) to ensure timely completion of the project.

  • This role will communicate with leadership and appropriate business partners on issues that impact scope, budget, or completion targets for projects managed.

  • The Senior IT Project/Product Development Manager will proactively identify risks and issues that could challenge project delivery and ensure those risks and issues are either mitigated or resolved.

  • Continuously exhibit and uphold Core Values of Integrity, Accountability, Communication and Teamwork, Innovation and Customer Service

  • Manage medium to large scale IT projects and initiatives

  • Drive consistency in processes that tie into technology

  • Utilize organizational resources appropriately

  • Manage and deliver key projects to ensure successful completion

  • Improve processes to optimize performance and value over time

  • Work closely with business analysts, development manager, and business users to ensure successful product delivery

  • Review system architecture and design for new applications and databases

  • Work with SVP/CIO to review and recommend new technology that will help create value for the company/business

  • Manage IT professional staff as necessary

For expedited response, please contact Karunish at 804-673-5100 x 37
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