Full-time

Sr. Project Manager

Posted on 11 November 22 by Allen Plunkett

  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • $55 - 70 per Hour
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Job Description

Title: Sr. Project Manager
Location: Las Vegas, NV (remote to local candidates)


The Sr. Project Manager will manage multiple medium to large projects simultaneously, leading the project team in the efforts of design, build, test, and go live. You will be responsible for ensuring compliance with project schedule, scope, and budget. This is a contract-to-hire opportunity. 


Your role:

  • Create and maintain the project management plan ensuring PM methodology is adhered to.
  • Ensure project timelines, business milestones, and project deliverables are met.
  • Delegate tasks on the project to team members best positioned/responsible to complete them.
  • Manage changes to the project scope, schedule, and cost.
  • Create all PM artifacts as required.
  • Serve as a point of contact for projects that require multi-team collaboration.
  • Collaborate with business stakeholders and present to executive leadership as needed.
  • Develop and maintain a productive working relationship with business owners, project sponsors, and all project team members.
  • Negotiate conflicts and resolve issues that arise during projects.
  • Determine staffing requirements and form project teams.
  • Develop budget requests for resources.
  • Identify the elements of risk or issue in a project.
  • Analyze and prioritize risks and issues and assess their potential project impact.
  • Develop and maintain RIDA logs.
  • Conduct project kickoff meetings, communicating individual roles and project expectations.
  • Monitor and identify project resource needs by performing quality reviews and escalating scope, budget, quality, and timeline issues appropriately.
  • Formulate recovery plans, assess impact, and escalate as appropriate.
  • Prepare status reports to convey project scope, goals, milestones, budget, risk, status, change requests, and critical issues to the client and project team.
  • Conduct formal reviews with business sponsors at project completion to confirm acceptance and satisfaction.
  • Research and identify potential areas of improvement.


What you’ve got:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an information technology-related discipline is preferred; an equivalent level of experience or combination of education and experience may be substituted.
  • 4+ years of project management experience is required. IT environment preferred.
  • Must have excellent planning/organizational abilities as well as leadership, negotiation, and analytical skills.
  • Must be able to effectively collaborate with employees at all levels.
  • Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including upper management, clients, and other departments.
  • Ability to deliver and work through ambiguity.
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
  • Must be able to obtain/maintain any necessary certifications and/or licenses.
  • PMP certification or equivalent industry recognized certification is preferred.
  • Gaming or hospitality industry experience is a plus.

Job Information

Rate / Salary

$55 - 70

Sector

IT

Category

Not Specified

Skills / Experience

Not Specified

Benefits

Not Specified

Our Reference

JOB-6545

Job Location