Job Description :
ROLE NAME: PROJECT MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT
LOCATION: MADISON, WI
Duration: 2 Years
Start Date: ASAP
Mode of Interview: Inperson Interview or Video Interview (Inperson preferred if local)

DESCRIPTION:
Role Description:
This person will function in a project management consultant role. They will work in an I/S program office setting helping to facilitate project, program, and portfolio processes such as integrated planning, project gating, change management, metrics, portfolio reporting, etc. They may facilitate program and/or release level planning across multiple projects.
Daily duties include working with program and project managers on their project plans, integrating the plans, and creating consolidated status reporting and metrics. Work will include other process improvements as time allows such as improvements to our use of project/program management tools and processes.
Required Skills:
Strong PM process background
Project and program management experience across multiple teams and divisions
Program/project metrics reporting knowledge
Strong MS Project and Excel skills
Strong understanding of dependency management across projects
Planning experience with MS Project
Team player
Excellent Communication Skills - verbal and written
Ability to work with all levels in the organization
Strong planning and organizational skills
Ability to meet tight timelines
Proactive on problems and issues
Desired:
Working knowledge of Agile practices and Scrum methodology
Working knowledge of Visual Studio Team Foundation Server (TFS) and CA Clarity tools
Presentation and facilitation skills
SKILL MATRIX
Total Experience:
Experience as Project Manager:
Project and Program Management Experience:
Experience with Program / Project Metrics Reporting:
Experience with MS Project:
Experience with Excel for reporting:
Experience with dependency management across projects:
Experience with Agile/Scrum, if any:
Experience with TFS, if any:
Experience with CA Clarity tools, if any:
Highest Education:
Certifications, if any: