Strategic Project Manager, Advanced (PMP required)


DETAILS

Location: Lenexa, KS, KS, 66214-1603
Employee Type: full time
Experience: 2 - 5 years
Education: Highschool GED
Travel Required: none

DESCRIPTION

 SUMMARY

Under minimal supervision, manages the implementation, planning, execution, control and closing of projects which cross divisional organizational boundaries; or projects which design and implement products which will affect the entire corporation; or projects which design and implement corporate processes.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Manages the development and implementation of new or upgraded products and/or manages the creation and implementation of corporate processes.
  • Coordinates departmental or cross-functional teams, focused on delivering new or upgraded products or corporate processes.
  • Monitors the project from initiation through delivery including planning and directing schedules and monitoring budget/spending.
  • Organizes cross-functional activities, ensuring completion of the project is on schedule and within budget constraints.
  • Provides mentoring and support to other project managers in dealing with project management issues for their assigned projects.
  • Demonstrates excellent project management skills.
  • Assists less experienced peers.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Associate’s degree required.  Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Minimum of six to nine years of experience in project management or related field; or
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification required.

 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Has a wide range of experience and able to resolve complex issues.  Works on complex and diverse projects.  Analysis requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.  Exercises good judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining solutions.
  • Excellent communication and customer interaction skills.
  • Excellent knowledge and experience of the project management body of knowledge.
  • Excellent understanding of industry project management practices and company policies and procedures.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Microsoft Project, Microsoft Project Server and Project Web Access.
  • Good knowledge of the financial industry.
  • General knowledge of JHA product(s) supported and basic knowledge of other JHA products.
  • General knowledge of software development/IT practices and procedures.
  • Able to assist/coach less experienced peers.
  • Able to complete successful product design and implementation projects that are on schedule, within budget and receive high customer satisfaction results.
  • Able to meet deadlines.
  • Able to use professional concepts and company objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways.
  • Able to manage multiple projects at a time.
  • Able to interact with senior internal and external personnel.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Typical office setting with environmentally controlled conditions.
  • Occasional overnight travel required.
  • Able to work extended hours as business needs dictate.

 

COMPANY CONFORMANCE STATEMENT

In performance of their respective responsibilities, all employees of Jack Henry and Associates are expected to:

  • Complete quality work within deadlines.
  • Interact professionally with other employees, customers and suppliers.
  • Work effectively as a team contributor on all assignments.
  • Communicate and coordinate work efforts with other employees, customers and suppliers.
  • Perform other duties as assigned. 
  • Attend work regularly based on the assigned schedule.


REQUIREMENTS


Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and maintains a Drug-Free Workplace.

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COMPANY

Jack Henry and Associates
663 W. Hwy 60

Monett, MO 65708-8215
UNITED STATES