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Project Management
Project Manager
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Job Description

Job Description

VOLT's client is looking for a Project Manager

This is a 6-12mo contract Contingent/Temporary position in Spokane, WA and offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. We are among the largest IT staffing companies in the US for contract/temporary and direct hire placements and support many of the top rated IT companies in the Pacific Northwest.

To help Volt stay in touch with you and other great candidates in the Eastern Washington area we have created a specialized portal for you at http://staffing.volt.com/inland_northwest/ . Start here to see much more: http://volt.com/social.

Job Description/requirements:

Job Description

The Project Manager is responsible for managing the design, development, and implementation of project plans and supporting documentation, and ensures that assigned projects meet strategic business objectives for clients. The Project Manager works closely with business users to evaluate, recommend, and implement technical and process solutions to enhance business value of operations and assists in the decision-making process by providing complete, current, reliable, and objective information.

* Manage or lead numerous standard to complex projects with low to medium corporate or functional priority
* Define project scope, objectives and use cases
* Identify, analyze, and address project performance issues
* Perform risk identification and mitigation.
* Maintain forecasts and project plans including schedule, cost, resources, contingency and communication plans
* Present project performance to various Steering Committees and stakeholders on a regular cadence
* Vendor management, procurement, and integration of tasks
* Contract facilitation and coordination
* Conduct Lessons Learned to facilitate best practices


* 3+ years' experience in Project Management (technology related projects)
* Superior communication skills (verbal and written)
* Experience managing all phases (Initiation, Planning, Execution, and Closure) of projects within an IT environment, preferably applications
* Good understanding of the project lifecycle
* Proficient with all the Microsoft Office products, particularly Excel
* Demonstrated ability to track and drive issues
* Good soft skills and an ability to deal with ambiguity
* Financial forecasting and budgeting background is a plus
* PMP highly desired
* The person in this roll will need to have outstanding customer service and communication skills.

Please note the following:

* This is a W2 position.
* Direct inquiries only.
* No 3rd party submittals please.
* This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
* This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

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Our Recruiter will initiate a phone call to you and give you immediate consideration should your resume meet the job requirements. Please rest assured that if your resume matches what is reflected in this job posting, you should receive a phone call from a Volt Recruiter to discuss this position with you. Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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About Volt Information Sciences

Volt Information Sciences, Inc. provides staffing services, and telecommunications and information solutions. The Company is organized in two businesses: Staffing Services and Telecommunications and Information Solutions. Staffing services segment provides a range of employee staffing services to a range of customers throughout North America, Europe and Asia/Pac, and has expanded operations in Latin America. Telecommunications services provide telecommunications and other services, including design, engineering, construction, installation, maintenance and removal of telecommunications equipment for the outside plant and central offices of telecommunications and cable companies. In September 2008, the Company sold the net assets of its DataNational and Directory Systems divisions. (Source: 10-K)