Volt Workforce Solutions Project Manager - PMP preferred in Short Hills, New Jersey

Project Manager - PMP preferred in Short Hills, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 11/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contingent

  • Location: Short Hills, NJ

  • Job Type: Computer Industry

  • Duration: 8 weeks

  • Date Posted: 11/10/2018

  • Job ID: 125572

  • Contact Name Volt Branch

  • Phone 973/404-9187

Job Description

VOLT has partnered with a large organization who is seeking a Project Manager for a 2 month contract. The ideal candidate will be a PMP certified individual with experience in a Six Sigma or Agile environment. Please review the entire description and apply today if you are qualified and interested.

Thank you,

Responsibilities

  • Provide strong project management support for initiatives aimed at improving the customer experience

  • Work closely with Program Leads to prioritize key deliverables and ensure alignment with the overall program.

  • Apply Six Sigma and Service Design principles in effort to streamline throughput and ensure projects deliver successful customer outcomes.

  • Organize project resources to achieve objectives

  • Facilitate work stream meetings with team members to ensure solid and timely execution of project decisions and deliverables.

  • Develop detailed project schedule with milestones of key deliverables

  • Define and manage changes to project scope and budget

  • Ensure relevant stakeholders are updated regarding project. Escalate issues requiring management attention.

  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques

  • Manage the relationship and communication plan for all stakeholders

  • Work proactively and cross-functionally with the team to ensure top-quality deliverables and transparent identification of potential risks and issues.

  • Serve as owner for work stream project plans and status updates.

Requirements

  • Minimum 5 years of experience managing cross-functional projects

  • PMP Certification preferred

  • Experience or certification with Six Sigma, Service Design, and Agile preferred

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Critical competencies: project management, initiative leadership/influencing, driving results, problem solving/analysis, communication skills (oral/written), and strategic thinking.

  • Ability to work independently and with diverse teams to manage multiple priorities.

VOLT is an equal opportunity employer

In order to promote this harmony in the workplace and to obey the laws related to employment, Volt maintains a strong commitment to equal employment opportunity without unlawful regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital or parental status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.