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IT Project Manager

Company Name:
Jackson Laboratory
Tracking Code
4420
Job Description
The IT Project Manager position offers an exciting opportunity for an IT Project Management professional to deliver strategic IT projects for a growing nonprofit organization leading the search for tomorrow's cures. Become part of a coastal community, contributing to advancing human health, where the ocean is less than a 15 minute walk from your desk. Reporting to the IT PMO, the IT Project Manager is responsible for the planning, execution, and delivery of strategic enterprise IT projects within agreed upon budget, scope, and timelines. The position requires an individual with the ability to manage numerous projects across various functional disciplines as well as a general knowledge of the management of information technology systems and processes.
Required Skills
Define project scope, goals, deliverables and success criteria that support business goals in collaboration with project sponsors and stakeholders
Manage project from Initiation to Closure
Complete project deliverables according to JAX PM Methodology
Clearly communicate and manage expectations to team members and stakeholders
Identify and mitigate project risks and issues assessing and communicating impact
Effectively manage project scope through change management approach including assessing and presenting impacts to project
Determine if external consultants or contractors will be required to complete the project plan and acquire
Track and report on project milestones and provide status report in JAX PPM tool
Lead, coach, and motivate project team members on a proactive basis
Determine project and product measures and assess post-project to determine how well results were achieved
Identify and execute any low to no risk schedule crashing
Respond to changes in environment and priorities
Excellent written and verbal communications skills
Build effective relationships with senior management, external departments, and contractors/vendors
Required Experience
Bachelor's degree in IT or a related field
Minimum 5 years work experience in IT project management
Proven track record of delivering strategic IT projects
Demonstrated leadership managing people to achieve desired results
Project Management Professional and/or Lean Black Belt certification preferred
Job Location
Bar Harbor, Maine, United States
Position Type
Full-Time/Regular

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