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DEFENDERS Project Manager in Indianapolis, Indiana

Overview

The Project Manager (PM) under supervision of a SR. Project Manager is responsible for managing small projects or phases of a larger project initiative. Responsible for all aspects of the project over the entire life of the initiative through close. Must be familiar with system scope and project objectives as well as the role and function of each team member, to effectively coordinate the activities of the team.

Responsibilities

  • Under the direction of the Manager of Project Management, perform all projects utilizing the tools and processes defined by Defenders PMO and in adherence with the SDLC

  • Manage Project Scope: In collaboration with stakeholders‐ plan scope management, collect requirements, define scope, create WBS, validate scope, and control scope

  • Manage Project Time & Resources: Acquire, develop, and manage team. Define and sequence activities, estimate resources, develop and manage schedule

  • Manage Project Communication & Stakeholders: Plan, manage, control all project communication

  • Identify stakeholders, plan stakeholder management, manage and control stakeholder engagement

  • Manage Project Risk: Plan risk management, identify risks, perform qualitative/quantitative risk analysis, plan risk responses, and control risk

  • Manage Project Quality: Plan quality management, perform quality assurance, and control quality

  • Assist with advising managers and teams on the best use of project management disciplines and approaches and assist as a reference point for any new project inquiries

  • Share lessons learned and best practices across projects/programs, building relationships with stakeholders and brokering relationships at all levels

Qualifications

Education : Bachelors or Equivalent Work Experience, PMP Preferred

Skills/Background:

  • Computer literate with ability to learn new software applications

  • Proficient in Visio, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Outlook (Project Online, Power BI, Dynamics CRM, Site core preferred)

  • Professional verbal and written communication skills

  • Knowledge in providing exceptional customer service

Minimum Years Experience: 0‐3 Years Project Management Experience

If found to be qualified for the next step of our process, you may receive an email and/or text message from our DEFENDERS Talent Attraction team.

All qualified applicants to DEFENDERS will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran's status, age, or disability.

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Job Locations US-IN-Indianapolis

Job ID 2019-5003

City Home Office

Category Project Management

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