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Kforce Project Manager in Boston, Massachusetts

Kforce has a client in search of a Project Manager in Boston, MA.Summary:The division of Information Technology Services is currently seeking a talented individual to fill the role of Program Manager. The Program manager role will be in overall, end-to-end, charge of the program, from shaping the approach to get the desired outcomes through to delivery. The position includes managing projects and resource management within the program, stakeholder and sponsor communications, reporting, and engagement.Key Tasks:

  • Leads the development of the overall approach for the program, its major time frames and the definition of its major deliverables to address and meet the desired goals and outcomes

  • Leads regular interactions with the executive sponsor to inform, alert, negotiate and maintain a continuing good relationship and shared vision for the program outcome

  • Establishes and ensures appropriate governance functions for the program in accordance with enterprise policies, practices and on behalf of the executive sponsor or SRO (senior responsible owner)

  • Directs the creation and maintenance of the required program documentation and artifacts

  • Develops and controls the program budget and manages expenditure within agreed spending plans

  • Ensures and balances the availability of the required skills and competencies across project teams within the program

  • Leads reviews with executive sponsor and stakeholders to identify organic or specific program needs and/or changes and directs the development of appropriate approaches to address

  • Leads the development and maintenance of stakeholder mapping, communications and reporting

  • Acts as an advisor and builds and maintains relationships across the wider stakeholder community

  • Leads the oversight of program projects' execution, their progress compared with the plan and the production of agreed deliverables

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or related field, or equivalent work experience

  • Fifteen or more years of experience in IT and business/industry

  • Five to seven years of diverse roles and increasing leadership responsibilities across major projects and programs

  • Substantial consulting leadership experience a plus

  • Demonstrated experience in managing "upward" among senior leadership

  • Demonstrated experience in leading diverse teams

  • Demonstrated experience with digital projects

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:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00