Project Manager- 6 Month Contract- Chicago, IL
My client is actively seeking an experienced Project Manager for a part time 6-month contract position to manage the schedule and timely delivery of a custom-built product for one of our key life sciences customers. As the Project Manager, your primary responsibility is to manage the project schedule and deliver a high-quality product on time and on budget for our customer.
Manage day-to-day schedule and deliverables
Schedule and attend regular meetings internally and externally
Gather and circulate customer feedback to accountable parties
Manage customer requirements diligently and customer expectations tactfully
Produce and deliver oral and written project reports to customers and internally
Drive help troubleshooting and issue resolution
Define product and technical dependencies
Drive external partners to consensus on important issues and dependencies
Participate in deployment and implementation planning with customers
Experience and Qualifications:
5+ years of experience in project/program managing multi-faceted software and technical projects
Experience managing multiple schedules with internal and external cross-functional teams
Demonstrated ability to understand technical speak, systems and concepts
Capable of managing technical details with an eye on longer-term project goals
Excellent written and verbal interpersonal skills
Experience with Project Tracking systems such as Jira
Ability to focus and prioritize heavy workload and delivery schedule while achieving exceptional quality
Experience in Life Sciences/Health Care space a plus
For all inquiries in regards to this position, feel free to call (718) 412-1213, this is a direct line to my desk!
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