Kforce

Project Manager

3+ months agoMadison, WI

Responsibilities

Kforce has a client in Madison, Wisconsin (WI) that is seeking a Project Manager to join their team.Key Tasks:

  • Be responsible for technical and overall project management on enterprise wide business intelligence applications and architecture; Develops project charters, plans, deliverables and other project artifacts
  • Works closely with the project sponsor and IT senior management to understand and prioritize project tasks; Solves complex technical problems; Understands business objectives and problems, identifies alternative solutions, performs feasibility studies and cost/benefit analysis of alternatives in support of enterprise wide business intelligence
  • Builds an effective team and directs the work of the project team to meet project milestones; Develops standards, policies and procedures for the form, structure and attributes of the business intelligence documentation, tools and systems; Develops data/information quality metrics
  • Research new technology and develops business cases to support enterprise wide business intelligence solutions; Participate in special projects as required


Skills

  • Have 7 to 10 years of project management experience with leading large and complex database management systems, business intelligence tools and systems; Professional certification is highly desirable
  • Change Management
  • Expertise in implementation of large complicated models and processes
  • Project management
  • Analytical/problem solving skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • MS Office Products
  • Data analysis
  • Data Warehouse - Experience in data warehouse design and development; Experience in requirements gathering
  • Informatica
  • Business Objects or other BI tools
  • In-depth knowledge of System Development Life Cycle Deliverables for each cycle of development
  • Requirements analysis
  • Requirements gathering
  • Work with customers to solve problems and support their needs
  • User test, System test, and User Acceptance test plans
Nice to Have:
  • Demonstrated experience in the design and utilization of performance measures and reports
  • Project (MS)
  • Knowledge of Kimball data warehouse and business intelligence life cycle methodology
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."