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Added Mar 24, 2021 Project Manager (22328) Lake Zurich, IL | Permanent Apply

Job Description

LRS has prospered for over 30 years because our corporate philosophy embraces honest, ethical and hard-working people. If that describes your approach to IT consulting, we need to talk! LRS Consulting Services is seeking a Project Manager for Permanent Opportunity our client in the North Suburbs of Chicago!! LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to our clients since 1979. We've built a solid reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you!

The Project Manager will:

• Manage high volume visibility projects with top-down oversight throughout entire execution to ensure success as defined by adherence to standards of scope, budget, and timeline
• Conducts team meetings, communicate proactively with all involved personnel to provide encouragement, identify problems, create solutions, and implement efficiency improvements
• Own, track and report on project coordination. Drive cross-functional team deliverables and schedules
• Set and meet deadlines with quality deliverables, adapting and modifying plans based on changing data or conditions
• Anticipate, identify, document, and risks, proposing appropriate mitigation and contingency plans
• Track open issues and risks and effectively negotiate to impact decisions and trade-offs and to guide issues within internal groups to resolution.
• Holds project team members accountable for their commitments and track and report on their progress
• Propose workable solutions to problems by analyzing making decisions on recommendations
• Document and communicate status, issues, and risks in a timely manner to stakeholders and senior management
• Ensure that the appropriate documents exist and are broadly communicated to drive shared vision among the project teams
• Create clearly understandable and actionable success criteria, objectives, and requirements and communicates them to the team
• Use effective verbal and written communication skills to interact with individuals at all levels of the organization, as well as with internal and external customers.

Requirements

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field., or closely related field
• PMI Certified or well on the way to a PMI certification
• Minimum 5 years' experience in a technical project lead role in a Agile/SCRUM/Waterfall environment
• Flexible, adaptable; comfort with ambiguity and responding factually, accurately, quickly to rapidly evolving risks and opportunities
• Excellent communication and influencing skills; demonstrated success building buy-in

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.

Colorado salary posting requirement - $40,0000 to $150,000

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