Job Description :
VDart We are a Global Information Technology Services & Workforce Solutions firm headquartered out of Atlanta, GA with presence in US, Canada, MX, UK, Belgium, Japan & India. Founded in 2007, Our team of over 2550+ professionals continually create impact for our customers worldwide in solving complex technology challenges with cutting edge technologies. We specialize in providing the Fortune 1000 companies, niche hard to find skills in technologies including Social, Mobile, Big Data Analytics, Data Sciences, Cyber Security, IoT, Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence. With delivery centers in the UK, Mexico, Canada, and India, we provide global workforce solutions to our customers covering EMEA, APAC & Americas. VDart is an award-winning organization recognized by Inc 5000 Hall of Fame; Atlanta Business Chronicle*s Fastest Growing Companies; NMSDC*s National Supplier of the Year; Ernst & Young*s Regional Entrepreneur of the Year and more. Role: SAS Senior Project Manager Location: Cary, NC (100% Remote) Duration: 6 months with a possibility of extension JOB DESCRIPTION: Mandatory Experience: Criminal Justice experience required Assume fiscal responsibility for the projects, including managing budget, expense management, timely invoicing, receivables tracking and monitoring /managing subcontractor expenses. Identify, document and escalate any performance issues and skills deficiencies of members of the project team to the appropriate management team. Assist in the response to RFIs and RFPs, utilizing the RFP Repository and coordinating the consulting resources that are providing the technical information. Prepare sample or high-level project plans to satisfy customer requirements to close deals, identify potential implementation options and provide recommendations on implementation approaches. Participate in deal review sessions with account teams and senior management. Complete risk assessment documents for projects, meeting articulated criteria (sizeable financial concerns, heavy use of subcontractors, implementation of new solutions, etc Participate with account management teams to write, estimate and review proposals for software, hosting, and services deals. Identify and /or review assignment of team members for Discovery Workshops, Assessments and other presales activities that require matching skills with specific agendas and services, and participate in these activities, including adding domain, administration and contracts expertise. Understand win/win negotiation principles. May support Senior Project Managers or Program Managers on large projects and may independently manage small scale projects. Manage internal or external customer expectations fully and acts as customer liaison. Manage SAS Software implementation projects throughout the project life cycle. Communicate the role of the project manager to the project team and internal or external client(s) by outlining authority, decision and communications chains. Identify and match skills of project team members with the implementation requirements and tasks, including subcontractors if required, and verify that team members know and understand their assignments. Leverage methodologies, enablers and best practices to accelerate project delivery. Ensure quality assurance and test plans are developed for the project. Maintain an accurate project plan, adheres to deadlines and communicates weekly project status reports, issues, alerts, signoffs and closure to the team, management and the customer. Forecast revenue and resource requirements for the duration of the project. Follow established change management procedures should project plans or schedules be adjusted. Ensure project designs and specifications provide a reliable blue print for implementation. Build relationships with clients that characterize partnership, cooperation and trust. Provide leadership and drives customer success while overcoming barriers and satisfying staff, management and stakeholder commitments. Resolve any conflict between the project and other organizational units in a satisfactory manner, including engaging management as necessary. Communicate project goals to those outside the project and engages management or leadership in other units as needed to ensure customer success. Complete engagement/project summary, project closeout procedures and skills inventory updates, when applicable, at end of project. Assure overall customer satisfaction through project health checks, surveys and Delivery Excellence agreements according the governing Project Management Methodology. Oversee knowledge management activities of the delivery team using knowledge server or comparable tool. Perform other duties, as assigned Criminal Justice experience required Key Skills: Project Management,Criminal Justice,Expense Management,Budgeting,RFI,RFP Referral Program: Ask our recruiting team about how you can be a part of our referral program. If you refer a candidate with this background and if the candidate accepts the role our team pays a generous referral. We are keen on networking and establishing a long-term, mutually beneficial partnership with you. We are Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. VDart Inc Alpharetta, GA Follow us on Twitter for the hottest positions: @VDart_Jobs Follow us on Twitter: @vdartinc