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Project Manager

Location: Portland, OR
Job # 9980209
Date Posted: 09-26-2017
Mavensoft is looking for Project Manager in Portland, Oregon for  9  months contract. If you are interested and meet below requirements please email or apply online for immediate considerations with your salary expectations.  Thank you for your time.
Job Title:  Project Manager
Location:   Portland, Oregon

Duration:   9 months 
Skills: Project management, Change management, strategic projects,  physical security/compliance awareness 

Brief Job Description:
  • Project Management role requires a highly experienced individual with a solid track record of successfully managing several strategic and diverse projects.
  • May be assigned to manage multiple initiatives/activities concurrently.
  • Develop project plans that include deliverables, work breakdown structure, stakeholder list, roles and responsibilities, dependencies, detailed project plan and timelines to meet business objectives and comply with project standards.
  • Lead project teams in project execution, ensuring compliance with established project management methodologies and standards.
  • Establish and maintain formal controls to manage and monitor project budget, scope, quality and schedule to ensure projects are completed on time and effectively. Negotiate necessary project changes with project sponsor. Maintain, adjust and update project plans as needed.
  • Develop communication plans. Provide timely, accurate communication of project plans and status to stakeholders.
  • Perform risk management to ensure risks are identified, tracked and minimized.
  • Ensure assigned projects are completed right the first time, on time and within budget to achieve the business objectives as approved by the project sponsor.
  • Work effectively with Information Technology and other business partners, suppliers and other teams to ensure successful completion of projects.
  • Effectively lead cross-functional teams in completing strategic projects.
  • Close out projects, capturing lessons learned during the project for input to improving future projects.
  • Assist managers in establishing process controls in order to measure baseline and post-improvement performance to monitor success of improvement initiatives.
  • Identify opportunities and recommend solutions for improving operational efficiency and effectiveness.
Short Description of the Project:
  • This is a project with our corporate security team to replace/install on a security access system within many of our generation and distribution centers.
  • The project manager will work hand-in-hand with a PGE IT project manager for the duration of the project
Required Skills:
  • Change management experience is necessary.
Preferred job skills:
  • Not required but any background in physical security/compliance awareness would be helpful.
Top 3 skills to be successful in this role:
  • Highly organized
  • Good planning and communication skills,
  • Experience in enacting change within a big organization.

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