Randstad Senior Project Manager in Marlborough, Massachusetts
Senior Project Manager
date posted:Monday, April 16, 2018
Description: - Accountable for delivering new capabilities that drive business results on one or more medium to large sized, moderately to highly complex IT projects and/or programs from initialization through project close.
Leads projects through the defined solution delivery process (SDP).
Effectively partners and influences in order to deliver scalable, optimized solutions.
Leads project and/or program activities and reports on status to ensure that assigned projects are completed on time, within approved budget, and provides desired business value.
Assigns priorities for and coordinates the activities of project staff.
Defines project quality and success criteria.
Supervises multiple, concurrent tasks and properly assesses priorities of assigned activities.
Responsible for the project and/or program plan, work breakdown structure, and identified critical path.
Responsible for timely and effective project communications including stakeholder and sponsor interactions, meeting management, and reporting.
Complies with Sarbanes Oxley and PCI.
Manages project change control process with business sponsor ensuring any requested changes to scope are reviewed to assess impact on schedule, cost and resources.
Creates strategies for risk mitigation and contingency planning.
Plans and schedules project and/or program deliverables, goals, and milestones.
Directs and oversees project and/or program team.
Performs peer document assessments.
Furthers the adoption of project management standards and contributes to the TJX PM community of practice.
Accountable for job performance and project delivery of all direct reports, if applicable.
Coaches, mentors and develops direct reports, if applicable.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Recommends solution approach to projects and/or programs during initialization.
Makes decisions and recommendations on policy changes, resource requirements, project schedules, solution options, and project budgets.
Makes decisions on escalated issues.
May be assigned to lead a group of PM I level associates (3+) and/or third parties
May be accountable for providing line management to a group of PM's (3+) who will manage other projects.
Operates in a matrixed environment. Assigns and monitors tasks for project resources.
Accountable for project financials, including baselines, forecasting, reporting, and reconciliation
Bachelor's degree in Technology, Business Administration, engineering, Information Technology, or liberal arts.
Evidence of continuous learning (e.g. relevant certifications )
7-10+ years of related work experience