Computers & Software, Finance, Economics, Banking, Information Technology
4 Year Degree
The Project Manager II plans, manages and delivers distinct projects through all phases (initiation through final implementation and post-project assessment), in alignment with business and / or enterprise strategies.
Key Duties, Responsibilities & Activities
Accountable for the project management process and project management deliverables, for all assigned projects from initiation thru closure. Projects will include in-house development as well as implementation of third party vendor products.
Accountable for managing assigned projects within scope, schedule & budget. Assigned projects will vary in size & complexity, resulting in the need to manage multiple projects in varying phases at any given point in time.
Direct day-to-day activities of projects and staff in matrixed organization
Adhere to FPI project management methodology by ensuring that recognized project management processes, discipline and controls are consistently applied to projects.
Negotiate and issue project documentation as agreed to by the Project Sponsor with input from involved Stakeholders.
Identify all project dependencies and risks, ensuring that they are effectively managed and ensuring that mitigation and contingency plans are in place (and tested) for identified risks.
Execute project management deliverables within budget and according to approved timelines, working with business partners to develop the content of those deliverables.
Manage all communication to key stakeholders, including the Project Sponsor and Business Product Manager, and ensure they are aware of significant changes to the project status in a timely manner.
Control change to project scope using accepted change processes and documentation
Investigate, escalate and ensure that all project issues are effectively resolved.
Develops an understanding of the technical and business aspects of the project in order to effectively manage the project and resources.
Manage a project team that consists of a variety of resources assigned (i.e. subject matter experts, business analyst, IT resources etc.) across all impacted stakeholder groups in a matrix environment.
Work with project team and impacted stakeholders in delivering end-to-end solution, and meet the approved scope