Kforce Senior IT Project Manager in Scottsdale, Arizona

Kforce has a client that is looking for a Senior IT Project Manager in Scottsdale, Arizona (AZ).Summary:A Senior IT Project Manager lends support to IT Management and Business Project Sponsors or Key Stake Holders in fulfilling the vision, direction, and timetable of technical and business process improvement projects. They work as one responsible for the timely and successful completion of multiple concurrent project tasks across multiple concurrent projects. They are responsible for fulfilling the daily tasks and activities to meet project goals within established timelines and budgets. They will organize, facilitate, and administer the flow of communication materials, schedules, project requests, and timelines, between participating departments and will act as central point of contact to team members to inform and update on details of projects. They will own and is responsible for all deliverables of assigned projects. They may also provide leadership and mentoring to less experienced project managers.Responsibilities:

  • Assists in the establishment of and adheres to well-established, best-practice project management processes/procedures

  • Facilitates the creation of project proposals and project plans including timelines, business value analysis, budgets, and resource requirements

  • Ensures on time delivery of enterprise-class projects within established budgets

  • Ensures regular and timely communication of project status to business sponsors/stakeholders and appropriate IT management; Specifically communicates deviations from timelines or budgets in a proactive manner and manages business expectations

  • Provides input on selection of project teams and manages relationship with resource managers

  • Adheres to all internal IT approved processes and practices (i.e. project templates, SDLC, QA, Configuration Management, Change Management, Deployment, Post-mortem)

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience

  • Master's degree is a plus

  • PMP certification preferred

  • 8 to 15 years of general business process experience required

  • 7 to 10 years of project management responsibility and experience

  • 3 to 5 years of managing several parallel projects

  • Solid knowledge of the entire SDLC from concept to launch and post-launch support and should have experience in requirements analysis

  • Proficient in all Microsoft business productivity tools - i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.

  • Capable of defining, implementing, and ensuring compliance to all applicable best practice project management standards, processes, procedures, tools, methodologies, lifecycles, etc., in contributing to all project deliverables and a "zero defect" culture

  • Ability to manage multiple enterprise-class projects simultaneously

  • Works well with people, listens and "seeks first to understand", and knows how to inspire, motivate, collaborate, and hold accountable

  • Able to excel in fast-paced, dynamic environments, with very aggressive project timelines

  • E-commerce experience is highly desired

  • Experience with B2B, B2C or online retail systems would be a big plus

  • Familiarity with MLM industry preferred but not required

  • Experience with GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) or other EU regulatory experience is a plus

  • Experience with other types of compliance/regulatory standards will be considered as well such as data protection (financial services/healthcare/HIPAA/credit reporting)

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:Years