Kforce

Procurement PM

3+ months agoBoca Raton, FL

Responsibilities

Kforce has a client seeking a Procurement PM in Boca Raton, FL.Responsibilities:

  • Manage the overall planning, execution and delivery of projects
  • Define project charter, roles, tasks, milestones, budgets and measures of success
  • Develop project estimates and plans to manage the end-to end project execution
  • Ensure client requirements are captured accurately and completely
  • Create and maintain project documentation
  • Facilitate day-to-day coordination while adhering to standards and sponsor expectations
  • Act as the link between the assigned project resources and key stakeholders
  • Ensuring project closure including completion of lessons learned and required documentation
  • Use disciplined project management methodology to define scope, develop project plan, and execute projects that adhere to guidelines and deliver within cost and schedule
  • Track project status and managing project issues and risks
  • Monitor projects on an ongoing basis, evaluate progress/quality, manage issue resolution
  • Manage the process to assess gaps and develop action plans to address these gaps
  • Monitor financial delivery and issue management processes, and escalating issues
  • Promote and monitor compliance activities with audit and information policies
  • Develop robust project risk management plans to ensure timely delivery, testing and commissioning of all projects with no impact to business continuity
  • Use problem-solving/critical thinking skills, and independent thinking to overcome challenges
  • Communicate to project team members, key stakeholders and sponsors
  • Adapt to cultural and organizational climates across global team
  • Manage individual work styles and development of project staff
  • Serve as primary contact to senior department managers for critical change initiatives within a highly matrix environment
  • Work with cross-functional team, contractors, and vendors to deliver critical projects


Skills

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • 5-8 years of Project Management experience in a large multi-unit organization required
  • 3-5 years of supervisory experience overseeing large scale projects, global teams, project managers, application leads
  • Advanced project management skills
  • Knowledge of project management vocabulary and terminology
  • Mastery of project domain
  • Strong communication, negotiation, analytic, and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively
  • Excellent facilitation and presentation skills
  • Cultural adaptability
  • Virtual and remote team management ability
  • Independent and innovative spirit
  • Flexible and responsive to input
  • Needs to demonstrate Servant Leadership
  • Must demonstrate that they are there to help achieve the project outcomes/meet the needs of the customer
  • Strong cross-business unit/IT communication, influence and negotiation required
  • Demonstrate extensive knowledge and experience in the specific skills suited to the role
  • Scrum Master experience or Strong Leadership of Agile teams a plus
  • Roadmap assistance
  • Priority setting in a SCRUM environment
  • JIRA knowledge
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."