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Project Manager in Miami, FL at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/7/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Miami, FL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/7/2019

Job Description

We have an exciting new role as a Project Coordinator based out of Miami, FL working with one of our top industry leading clients.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Project Manager: 
  • Assists more senior project managers in the day-to-day aspects of managing projects, such as developing project plans, communicating to team members, managing the project schedule, developing and posting status reports, checking on the quality and timeliness of work
  • Tracks, monitors and develops reports on project performance against expectations across multiple projects. Includes trend and risk analysis
  • Takes responsibility for the upkeep of project documentation
  • Assists with department capacity planning and project prioritization
  • Coordinates all plans and communications with the team and all stakeholders involved
  • May participate in the establishment of project scope with more senior project managers, business representatives and/or Business Analysts
  • Validates and obtains sign-off for functional requirements/specifications
  • Assists more senior project managers in the development of project plans and RFIs/RFPs
  • May manage projects of limited scope under close guidance and support from more experienced team members
  • May assume any role required by the project, including but not limited to QA and Business Analysis
  • Conducts basic project risk management, issue management and change control with guidance
  • Determines a course of action to resolve most routine project related problems and updates team members
  • Learns, understands, and actively uses project management software to effectively manage project deliverables 

Requirements of the Project Manager:
  • 2-5 years of relevant project management experience
  • Fluency in Spanish (will be looking after Latin American market, as well as US)
  • Basic knowledge of project management software
  • Ability to understand technologies applicable to assigned product or service area
  • Advanced knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office suite (especially Excel)
  • Excellent written and verbal communications, presentation skills, and meeting facilitation skills (including with an executive audience)

Additional skills preferred:

  • Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent experience
  • Project management certifications desirable
  • Experience with JIRA and/or Workfront is preferred
  • Demonstrated working partnership with a variety of stakeholders in various disciplines
  • Strong passion to learn about project management principles and practices
Job ID: 315670

Keywords:  Project Coordinator, MS, JIRA, Spanish speaking, Projects, Business Analysis


About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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