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Technical Project Manager

Date: Nov 5, 2021

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27511

Company: Oxford Global Resources

Position Summary

A Technical Project Manager, or a Project Manager, is responsible for managing projects to make sure the proposed plan adheres to the timeline, budget and scope. Their duties include planning projects in detail, setting schedules for all stakeholders and executing each step of the project. The successful candidate will work directly with key leaders to ensure deliverables fall within the applicable scope and budget. He or she will coordinate with other departments to ensure all aspects of each project are compatible and meets the expected timelines.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of multiple projects
  • 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 internal stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • 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 performance using appropriate project management tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed

Additional Responsibilities

  • Perform risk management to minimize potential risks
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short and long-term goals
  • Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis
  • Develop comprehensive project plans to be shared all staff members
  • Attend conferences and training as required to maintain proficiency
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
  • Develop spreadsheets, diagrams and process maps to document needs

Skills

  • Manage the relationship with the client and relevant stakeholders
  • Strong communication skills to coordinate with team members, vendors and management
  • Analytical, computer, math and problem-solving skills to be able to use software and to explain the software
  • Organizational skills and time management skills to keep projects on track to the finish
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills

Education

Bachelor's Level Degree in Information Systems

Experience

  • Proven working experience in project management
  • Prior experience as an IT practitioner a must.  Prefer 2-3 years of experience
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree or coursework in computer programming, information systems architecture and/or database management required
  • Experience with project management software tools
  • Background in technology project execution a plus
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Office products (Word, Excel, Project)

Competencies

Supervision

Supervision Exercised: None

Supervision Received: CIO         

Oxford is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Oxford will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. Oxford is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please email oxfordbenefits@oxfordcorp.com. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.


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