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IT Project Manager, Banking

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Wayne, NJ
$50.00 - $60.00
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Oct 04, 2018
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Spearhead Staffing is seeking an IT Project Manager with full cycle project management experience for a contract role in Wayne, NJ. PMP certification mandatory. Must have full lifecycle Project Management experience to qualify. This W2 contract role pays between $50-60/hr depending upon years of experience. NO c2c.

To apply, please send a Word format resume to Job #JOS297 at

No 3rd c2c party agencies or visa sponsorship please; candidates must have permanent US work authorization. Locals preferred; no relocation available.

The Project Leader will manage system projects, perform system analysis functions and assess new system solutions for organizational needs.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
•    Lead projects as assigned by the project manager.  This includes full responsibility from analysis to implementation of the project.  Ensure that projects are completed in a timely manner and that commitment is made on the part of the project team members.
•    Report on progress of projects to management.
•    Coordinate with the users to test new applications/solutions and report any problems to ISD or the vendor.  This includes Release and Conversion testing.
•    Analyze user requests and document their needs.  Make recommendations for new solutions or replacement of existing systems based on the needs of the bank.
•    Contact vendors to coordinate presentations of new products. Analyze the products and make recommendations to implement the new products.
•    Provide post-implementation support once a project is implemented.
•    Communicate with the users to inform them of system enhancements.
•    Provide back up to the Project Management Manager in their absence.
•    Provide guidance and mentoring to Project Leaders and others within the department.

Required Skills:
•    Must possess good time management, multi-tasking and stress management skills to be able to ensure that tasks are completed consistently in a timely manner.
•    Good team work and leadership skills are essential in order to motivate different groups of people.
•    Proficient in Microsoft Office software, Word, Excel and Project.
•    Good verbal and written communication skills.

Required Experience:
•    Bachelor's Degree from four year college or university and a minimum of 4 years related Project Management experience.
•    Project Management Professional (PMP), Project Management certificate or Certified Associate in Project Management required. MUST HAVE for this role.
•    MUST HAVE Full Lifecycle Project Management experience.
•    Banking experience preferred.
•    Six Sigma a plus.