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Microsoft-Experienced Project Manager

We are looking for an experienced Microsoft Project Manager who will take on the management of key client marketing, sales, and channel projects with the goal of delivering every project on time, within budget and within scope.

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If you have been working with Microsoft at a vendor firm and want to be part of a growing consulting and technology firm that works for a team and provides salary, bonus, and full benefits as part of our compensation package regardless of whether you’re on the bench, our firm is for you. Tired of being “off-boarded” when your contract ends? Tired of working as an individual PM versus as part of a team? Frustrated that you have so much to contribute but no-one will hire you because you don’t have a v-dash? Talk to our PMO Lead to discuss how we can help you grow your career. Our PMO is growing, is team-oriented, and working with several technology clients, not just Microsoft. Excellent opportunities for growth, career advancement and cross training with our Software Development team. Established relationships at Microsoft SMS&P, EPG, M&O, and/or the BGs a plus, with opportunities for sales incentives included. Interested in contracting with your current client under our firm’s brand with resources and tools to support you, that’s okay too.

Responsibilities

  • Define and review project scope, goals, and deliverables that support business goals as stated in key agreements (e.g. Statement of Work) in collaboration with senior management objectives
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Successfully manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Write and shape key deliverables for the client and aligned to the consulting team

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in the fields of computer science, engineering, or business
  • Proven working experience in project management in the information technology sector
  • Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • PMP certification is a plus
  • CSM certification is a plus

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience.