Kforce Project Manager I in Jacksonville, Florida

Kforce has a client in search of a Project Manager I in Jacksonville, Florida (FL). The candidate will be responsible for planning and managing tactical projects that are typically of low to medium level complexity and that impact one or multiple business units.Duties:

  • Manages project risks, issues/problems, and activity progress to ensure project goals (e.g., deadline, scope and quality) are achieved; Assists with problem resolution or risk mitigation as needed

  • Coordinates activities and tasks among project team members, other internal departments and client organizations as needed to meet project goals

  • Identifies project management coordination process gaps or areas for improvement, recommends and implements solutions

  • Manages project initiation activities that include identifying contractual obligations, client needs and goals, existing situation, necessary contacts, and access to existing information as needed

  • Reviews plans to determine costs, timeline, funding, staffing requirements and goals

  • Develops project plans outlining project scope, activities, schedules, deadlines and cost/time estimates

  • Delivers informational and decision-seeking presentations to technical and business groups

  • Assigns project team members to various project activities

  • Seeks and develops more productive and effective ways to complete assigned tasks; Ensures fit with timeline, architecture and user needs

  • Conducts project closure activities to formalize and communicate

  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant Project Management experience

  • Communicates both verbally and in written form in a clear, concise and professional manner

  • MS Project, Jira or other PM software experience

  • Requires high attention to detail

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced 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