Business Planning Project Manager

Job Details
Posted Date:
April 25, 2024
Job ID:
St Louis , Missouri
5 years
Job Description
  • Location: St Louis, Missouri
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #45921

Technology Partners is currently seeking a talented Business Planning Project Manager. Do you have experience leading and managing business and technology projects across different domains like finance, marketing, and IT? Let us help you make your next big career move a reality!

What You Will Be Doing:

We are seeking a Business Planning Project Manager for the Digital Foundry PMO team to lead and manage complex business and technology projects for The Company. This role involves collaboration with cross-functional teams, stakeholders, and vendors to ensure projects meet scope, budget, and quality standards. The Project Manager will drive the successful delivery of projects, align them with The Company's strategic goals, and ensure smooth integration with Change Management.

Key Responsibilities

  • Plan, initiate, and manage business and technology projects from inception to closure.
  • Develop and maintain project documents, such as project charters, project plans, risk registers, change logs, and lessons learned.
  • Coordinate and facilitate project activities, including meetings, workshops, reviews, and presentations.
  • Drive collaboration across cross-functional teams to align on ambiguous tasks and problems.
  • Collaborate with Regional and Global IT on various projects as needed.
  • Manage project resources, tasks, dependencies, and deliverables.
  • Track and report project progress, performance, issues, and risks.
  • Manage project changes, scope creep, and stakeholder expectations.
  • Ensure project quality and compliance with relevant standards and best practices.
  • Conduct project closure and handover activities.
  • Identify and implement opportunities for project improvement and innovation.

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in business, management, information systems, or a related field.
  • Project management certification (PMP, PRINCE2, Agile) or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in managing business and technology projects.
  • Strong knowledge and skills in project management methodologies, tools, and techniques.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and leadership skills, with the ability to present to senior executives.
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse and remote teams across the company.
  • Strong problem-solving, prioritization, and decision-making skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Experience in leading and managing business and technology projects in various domains such as finance, marketing, operations, or IT.
  • Experience with different project management approaches (waterfall, agile, hybrid, or adaptive).
  • Proficiency with project management software (MS Project, Jira, Trello, Asana).
  • Experience in managing project risks, issues, changes, and quality.
  • Experience in working with Change Management Teams to support the adoption and integration of project outcomes.
  • Experience in acting as a Business Analyst to understand business processes and requirements.

Pay:  $49 – $70 /hr.

We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to provide sponsorship at this time or accept candidates who would require a corp-to-corp agreement.

If this position sounds like you, WE SHOULD TALK!

We realize our people are our most valuable asset, that is why we offer the following benefits:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Long and Short-Term disability
  • Life insurance
  • Direct deposit
  • Referral program

Your better future is ready, and we want to put the right tools in your hands to get you there. Let's go!

Keywords:  Project Management, PMP, PRINCE2, Agile, Business Planning, Integration Projects, Cross-functional Collaboration, IT Projects, Business Analysis, Change Management

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Technology Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Technology Partners does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal civil rights laws.

All offers of employment at Technology Partners are contingent upon clear results of a thorough background check and drug screening that meet corresponding laws and regulations at the city, state and federal level.

Pay ranges are influenced by candidate qualifications, experience, and role specifics, with the actual rate determined considering skills, market conditions, and are subject to change by the employer; pay negotiations follow all state and federal legal guidelines.

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