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Added Jun 08, 2022 Project Manager- IT (23576) Kansas City, Kansas | Temp to Perm 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 an IT Project Manager for a 100% remote contract opportunity with our client in Kansas City.

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!

Our client is seeking an IT Project Manager skilled in web and mobile, website re-platform with E-commerce backgrounds. You will be responsible for driving the IT business and deliverables for their internal website re-platform project, facilitate and work with business partners and technical teams to ensure projects are delivered within scope, budget and schedule.

IT Project Manager Main Responsibilities Include:
- Drive the definition of project scope
- Meet with clients and business analysts to clarify specific requirements of each project
- Develop comprehensive project plans to be shared with stakeholders and team members
- Assist in planning and organizing resources assigned to each project
- Track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short- and long-term goals
- Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis
- Anticipate, identify and escalate risks, issues and resolution/mitigation plans
- Develop communication plans and ensure execution of communication plans
- Lead change through influence, personal advocacy, vision and drive
- Maintain and improve project management processes and procedures

Requirements:
- Minimum of 5 years experience in the management of information technology application development projects
- Experience with web/mobile application projects
- E-commerce experience highly preferred
- Experience leading projects using waterfall and agile methodologies
- Passion for quality improvement, service enhancement, cost reduction, and productivity increases of a business activity or process
- Advanced time management and analytical skills
- Excellent client-facing communication skills
- Hands-on experience using project management software like Microsoft Project or PlanView

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.