Senior Project Manager in Harrisburg, PA at D&H Distributing Co.

Date Posted: 1/8/2020

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Senior Project Manager

Join a 102 Year old and growing electronics and technology company based in Harrisburg, PA that offers an employee stock ownership plan, competitive pay, an excellent benefits package and paid time off to volunteer in the community.

  • We are empowered by our employee co-owners who provide the industry’s best service and we promote a collaborative culture. 
  • We feel strongly about giving back to the community and promoting sustainable, eco-friendly business practices.
  • We offer an Employee Stock Ownership Plan, Paid Time Off, Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision benefits as well as Gym Reimbursement and Tuition Assistance.
  • As a D&H Co-Owner you receive numerous discounts on services

We are looking for a Senior Project Manager to support our IT Department.

Responsibilities: 

  • Manage large scope projects within programs and standalone projects
  • Strong leadership, diplomatic and motivational skills include the ability to lead up, across and down multiple business and technology organizations
  • Establish coordinate, and maintain the relationship with the client, third parties/vendors and all stakeholders for the flawless execution of projects
  • Defines project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with business stakeholders
  • Develop project charter with project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Assist with preparing statements of work
  • Ensure that all assigned projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Manage, prioritize, sequence project demand based on resource availability and timelines
  • Collaborate with business owners on the identification and assignment of business resources—assist with resource capacity forecasting
  • Assign work and set expectation for the team
  • Conduct team meetings to establish and execute on detailed project plans
  • Develop and manage a detailed project plan to track progress
  • Develop procedures to support the achievement of the project objectives
  • Use verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
  • Manage and report project schedules, as well as proactively identifying and resolving risks and issues that may impede successful project completion
  • Review and evaluate project deliverables before release
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Coordinate activities across different organizational functions
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Monitor and report on project health and status for all projects you have responsibility for
  • Provide accurate and timely metrics and data to drive dashboards related to project health and resource availability
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation for stakeholder visibility and for reference after the completion of the project
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation for stakeholder visibility and for reference after the completion of the project
  • Manage a high degree of change in a fast paced, complex and demanding environment
  • Lead project(s) ensuring adherence to the established project methodologies, standards, tools, processes, policies, and procedures
  • Work with management to improve the processes and implementation of best practices

Job Requirements

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or Information Technology discipline
  • 8+ years of Project Management experience with managing large sized projects
  • Advanced knowledge of software development lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Experience with project planning, scheduling, tracking and reporting
  • Ability to understand and manage the project critical path
  • Experience with change management, project risk mitigation, and issue management
  • Successful track record of managing large, complex projects
  • Ability to work effectively in a time critical environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Project Professional, Microsoft Office, SharePoint and Visio
  • Experience with modularized and integrated systems (such as ERP) is plus
  • Experience in Clarizen is plus
  • PMP Certification is Preferred

Why Should You Apply?

  • Opportunities for growth and development
  • Great benefits
  • Competitive industry pay
  • Excellent Work/Life Balance

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