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Senior Project Manager in Boston, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/21/2019

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    Boston, MA
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Project Manager with our industry-leading client in Boston.

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 Senior Project Manager:

  • Leads complex projects through their entire lifecycle, including defining requirements, planning, and managing vendors
  • Participates in/leads the development of the Request for Proposals/Request for Information (RFP/ROI) process.
  • Conduct feasibility, risk, regulatory compliance, and ROI analyses for proposed projects.
  • Develops a proposed approach to address a business problem.  For example, creating a build vs. buy analysis.
  • Oversees the design, development and implementation phases of the project, coordinating with the customers, vendors, and other relevant areas of IT. 
  • Makes decisions regarding day-to-day activities such as assigning and reviewing project tasks, resource management within the scope of the project, and approving deliverables for review with the customer.
  • Works closely with customers and/or business analysts to clarify and document business requirements.
  • Establishes measurement criteria to assess project effectiveness/success
  • Develops a project plan to deliver the proposed approach, including time and cost estimates.
  • Makes project assignments, while providing leadership to the project team, managing project scope and ensuring the quality of the deliverables.
  • Monitors, communicates, and reports project process against project plan, requirements, budget, quality measures, and business results expected.
  • Conducts project close activities (e.g., creates closeout plan and report, arranges for post implementation review).
  • Plans and schedules project deliverables, goals and milestones, as well as identifying and mitigating issues
  • Creates project risk assessment, designs and maintain technical and project documentation.

Requirements of the Senior Project Manager:

  • PMP (Project Management Professional) Certification or equivalent mandatory.
  • Proficiency in the following MS Project, MS Office and Smartsheets (preferred, not required)
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Engineering, Technology or related field.
  • Minimum 5 years of project management or IT Management.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience coordinating and/supporting IT business processes
  • Former local, state, federal government experience preferred

Keywords: Project Manager, Project Management, risk mitigation, risk management, project lifecycle, IT management

Job ID: 319508

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 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

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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