Job Description :
This is W2 OR 1099 position only

Job # : 15-01642
Job Title : Expert Project Manager
Job Location : St. Louis, MO
Travel Required : Yes
Overtime Required : No
Duration: 12+ months
Job Description :

This position will be responsible for managing the global Video Conferencing project. The ideal candidate must have a strong project management and technical background within a global infrastructure organization, having worked in multiple technology domains. Candidate must possess excellent problem solving and communication skills (written, verbal, and instant They must build and maintain strong working relationships within a global, culturally diverse program. Candidate must be a strong self-starter and able to managed competing priorities. Looking for strong expertise in room based Video Conferencing.
Manage global video conferencing project, working with an external vendor on implementation and delivery, within scope, budget and timeline.
Prepare detailed scope documentation, work breakdown structure, cost estimates & budgets.
Develop project plan using Microsoft Project on Project Server. Actively (minimum weekly) manage baselined project plan, tracking actuals to deliver required metrics and reporting for cost and schedule variance, and resource utilization.
Schedule, drive, and attend weekly meetings; provide weekly status reports and monthly dashboard reports and updates.
Prepare and present monthly steering team updates
Adhere to PMO Program Quality Management Plan and PMO processes
Aggressively manage issues escalation and risk mitigation strategies
Develop and maintain communication strategy, planning and execution
Manage Financials utilizing SAP, Remedy, & Excel to include:
o Labor/Resource allocation in hours
o Labor/Resource allocation in dollars
o Hardware/Software Capital & Expense
o Balance project capital & expense budgets
o Track Purchase Orders / Commitments
Coordinate closely with Vendor Management Office
Some travel required
Proven project management skills with 10+ years'' experience working as a Project Manager
Strong Microsoft Project skills an absolute requirement
Experience in multiple infrastructure domains (Video Conferencing, telephony, servers, storage, middleware, security, messaging, data bases, etc
Strong organizational, leadership, problem solving and influencing skills
Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication
Sensitivity to the multi-cultural characteristics of the global IT organization
MS Office including Visio, MS Project, SharePoint
ITIL certification a plus
PMI/PMP certification required

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Keylent INC.
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E-Mail: andy AT keylent DOT com