Gravity IT Resources

Job Title: Sr. Project Manager

Location: Deerfield Beach, FL

Job-Type: Contract

Referral Fee: $250 plus +/- $120/Month

Employment Eligibility: Gravity cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position. Applicants must be eligible to work in the U.S. for any employer directly (we are not open to contract or “corp to corp” agreements).

Position Overview:

Gravity is looking for a Sr. level Project Manager (PM) to lead the direction, planning, execution, control and completion of assigned projects.  This resource will be responsible for ensuring compliance with our client’s project methodologies, standards, processes, commitments and goals.  The successful candidate will also be focused on overall responsibility for all project outcomes.  PMP certification is required for consideration.

Our client is a $15B, Fortune 200 company in the automotive retailing, distribution and services industry.  They are currently ranked in the Top 20 companies to work for in the US by Fortune Magazine, Top 20 best companies for diversity and have an amazing work culture and impressive long-term growth prospects.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manage projects that involve multiple vendors and complex integrations
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
  • Develop and track full scale project plans including external integration points and dependencies
  • Establish and coordinate project teams
  • Direct and oversee project team
  • Define project tasks and manage project resource allocation
  • Manage project budgets
  • Identify project risks and issues and develop and execute mitigation plans
  • Manage project changes to achieve project goals
  • Monitor and report project status to all stakeholders
  • Provide guidance and direction to external vendors as applicable
  • Participate in quality audits
  • Develop Requests for Information/ Proposals (RFI/RFP) for external services as applicable
  • Demonstrate leadership, and strong organizational, presentation and communication

Required Experience & Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher required
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) and Agile Certifications required
  • Minimum 5 years of project management experience
  • Experience with vendor management and vendor package implementations
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Project
  • Experience with Microsoft Project Server, ServiceNow and Jira a plus
  • Strong technical background a plus
  • Certification or a degree in computer science, information systems or engineering would be a plus
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