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Freelance Technical Project Manager

Freelance Technical Project Manager

Job ID 
2018-10734
Location 
US-NY-New York
Category 
Information Technology
Company  
Omnicom Health Group

About this job

Overview

 

Freelance IT Project Manager

 

This Project Manager will be a member of the Project Management Office for The Technology & Enterprise Development department.  This person will be expected to manage 3-5 projects of various types with the main focus being Desktop Support & Rollouts.  They will be responsible for coordination and completion of assigned project's scope on time, within budget, and meeting the highest of quality standards.  All projects will be executed within established governance processes in a mixed Agile and Waterfall environment. This role will surface and remove impediments on a daily basis along with providing timely status reporting for Business Leaders and the PMO.

 

The Project Manager will manage matrix project teams and embrace a Servant Leader mentality.  They will encourage a safe, respectful, and constructive environment of continuous improvement and innovation.  The PM will may also play the role of a Business Analyst and Pseudo Product Owner for certain projects.

 

Some travel may be required in the New York and New Jersey area.

 

 

Required Qualifications

 

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • 5-7+ years IT industry experience with experience as a developer and at least 3 years as a Project Manager.
  • Familiarity with Project Management and Agile principles
  • PMP and SCRUM Master certification a plus
  • Experience with Vendor Management, RFP processes, and Statements of Work
  • Experience with Risk Management and PMO Reporting
  • Ability to complete projects on time, budget, and within scope
  • Ability to elicit and document Business Requirements
  • MS Project, Visio, Excel, and PowerPoint skills.

 

Soft Skills

 

  • Ability to influence without authority
  • Process-orientation with significant attention to detail
  • Buttoned up when interacting with Business Leaders
  • Comfortable in a faced paced, unstructured environment
  • Amiable personality with good relationship building skills