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Kforce Project Manager in Renton, Washington

Kforce has a client in search of a Project Manager in Renton, WA.Job Duties: The primary job duties this position is responsible for achieving are listed in order of importance:

  • Completes work assignments and supports business-specific projects by applying expertise in subject area; Supporting the development of work plans to meet business priorities and deadlines; Ensuring team follows all procedures and policies; Coordinating and assigning resources to accomplish priorities and deadlines; Collaborating cross-functionally to make effective business decisions; Solving complex problems; escalating high priority issues or risks, as appropriate; and recognizing and capitalizing on improvement opportunities

  • Practices self-development and promotes learning in others by proactively providing information, resources, advice, and expertise with coworkers and customers; Building relationships with cross-functional stakeholders; Influencing others through technical explanations and examples; Adapting to competing demands and new responsibilities; Listening and responding to, seeking, and addressing performance feedback; Providing feedback to others and managers; Creating and executing plans to capitalize on strengths and develop weaknesses; supporting team collaboration; And adapting to and learning from change, difficulties, and feedback

  • Manages large-scale projects from planning to completion

  • Develops, analyzes, and manages moderately complex project plans which include schedule, and resource forecast

  • Manages and monitors project financials for large projects

  • Monitors overall project performance (e.g., on time, on budget, within scope and with quality) against plan and makes adjustments as needed

  • Manages project activities related to organizational change management (e.g., development and execution of user adoption, implementation, and training plans) as defined by the project

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, MIS or related field and minimum six (6) years of IT or related business experience, including a minimum five (5) years of experience providing project or team leadership; Additional equivalent work experience may be substituted for the degree requirement

  • Minimum five (5) years of experience managing project(s) using project life cycle methodologies (e.g., SDLC, process management, organizational change)

  • Minimum five (5) years of experience managing project budgets

  • Minimum two (2) years of experience implementing large, complex projects in a corporate environment

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours