Job Details
Job Id:
1134
Title:
Project Manager
Job Type:
Contract or Permanent
Location:
Minneapolis MN 
Description:
At Trissential we all know our purpose and passion is "Improvement". It is why the company exists, to help our clients and ourselves improve. We are currently looking to add Project Managers- IT and Business- to our team.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES:
• Manages people and scope of projects
• Provides team building and mentoring
• Develop RFPs, conduct feasibility studies or produce cost justifications
• As needed, use a recognized methodology
• Demonstrates use of a structured iterative methodology;
• Uses metrics and project plan to assess the success of the project and makes necessary changes
• Manages scope changes and communicates the impacts, secures approval when needed
• Develops a project plan using standard project management tools, i.e. MS Project or Project Workbench
• Scope of responsibility includes any and all phases of the project life cycle as well as project team management and possible budget administration
• Strong conceptual grasp of technology; knowledge of client/server architecture, object oriented design/development and package implementation
• Develops and implements communication plan
• Develops budgets
• Negotiate effectively for key resources, screen and select team members
• Manages project risk factors and reports the same to client management
• Tracks resources and assures deliverables are met
• Reports project progress to project sponsors and executive management
• Knowledge transfer and project postmortem for lessons learned and improving best practices

The ideal candidate possesses the following:

Education
• Bachelor’s degree working towards degree or equivalent industry experience

Experience
• 3 -7 years of IT/Business PM experience; prior consulting experience is helpful
• Must have experience using a PM tool, i.e. tracking plan & actual statistics from inception through implementation
• Managed 2+ projects with Project budget of $500K
• Cross-functional team management experience including departments outside of IT
• Experience managing in a multi-vendor environment

To learn more about Trissential and to apply for this opportunity, go to http://trissential.com/pages/career.html

Trissential is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

*Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

*Please, no third party recruiters/agencies.