Kforce

Mid-level Project Manager

3+ months agoOverland Park, KS

Responsibilities

Kforce is looking for a mid-level Project Manager (not hardcore Scrum Master), 6-month contract with potential to extend in Mission, KS.Summary:This person will handle project related activities and support business analysis expertise across the entire organization. The Project Manager will work within the project management standards and be responsible for the planning, managing the execution and delivery in accordance with timelines, budgets, defined tasks, assign resources, track and report on status. This role involves managing project teams, reporting to the project sponsor and ensuring quality control throughout the project lifecycle. Gathering business requirements from stakeholders and end users, reviewing analytic results with users analyzing data and verifying the implementation of business roles are additional duties of this position. This position will start remote in accordance to the current Covid-19 response but could move to the Shawnee Mission location in the future. Tools:

  • PPMPro (Planview) for resource management and scheduling
  • SharePoint
  • Excel
  • MS Project
  • Water


Skills

  • 3-5 years true project management experience
  • Have worked in manufacturing company environment
  • Has significant experience with software development projects in .NET, IBM iSeries (AS400), SharePoint, DB2 and SQL environments
Preferred Qualifications:
  • PMP Certification or equivalent experience
  • Experience capturing business and functional requirements
  • Experience with infrastructure and software development projects
  • Experience with a variety of project and portfolio tools and controls
  • Project Management Methodology experience
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Project management experience in manufacturing company
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.

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."