Medium Scale Project Manager in Seffner, FL at Rooms To Go

Date Posted: 4/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Perform functions to manage project activities and associated tasks, resources, supporting staff and deliverables, related to the successful implementation of medium to medium large (i.e. Size: 750 - 1250 effort hours) IT software or infrastructure projects, guided by precedent and working within the limits of established Rooms To Go' Project Quality Office's (PQO) policies.

  • Collaborate and coordinate with Rooms To Go' Project Quality Office (PQO) to obtain relevant information and develop project plans, including establishing project goals, objectives and priorities.
  • Participates in strategic planning sessions with both RTG stakeholder and management to determine the scope and objectives of each project.
  • Identify tasks associated with the project and develop a project schedule, delineating constraints, prerequisites, staffing requirements, and timeline based on resource availability.
  • Coordinate project priorities and resources with appropriate management, and obtain approval from various departments on project plans, schedules and project requirements.
  • Manage risk by identifying, quantifying and monitoring potential threats to the project.
  • Provide direction, guidance, and delegation of tasks to teams on various projects, and assist in the investigation and resolution of problems; maintain team productivity on project goals and objectives.
  • Organize and direct project activities across various departments and disciplines internal and external to Rooms To Go.
  • Maintain budgets and report on variances.
  • Control assigned projects to completion.
  • Maintain assigned projects in compliance with Rooms To Go's PQO project standards and procedures.
  • Communicate project status to Rooms To Go management, PQO, and project.
  • Communicate project status to key RTG stakeholders in relevant functional and technical areas.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience related to project management required.
  • Five years of program and/or project experience required; information systems business analysis experience desirable.
  • Able to demonstrate project management coursework completion, PMP certification preferred.
  • Prior experience in the retail industry preferred.
  • Requires excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Requires ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical RTG stakeholders in a clear manner
  • Requires ability to address large groups
  • Requires ability to communicate with all levels of management
  • Requires proficiency in mathematics including the ability to perform budgeting, variance reporting and statistical analyses
  • Requires good interpersonal skills including the ability to work independently, resolve conflicts, and handle complaints
  • Requires excellent planning and organization skills
  • Requires detail orientation and attention
  • Requires ability to negotiate/persuade/sell
  • Requires ability to build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external RTG stakeholders
  • Requires proficiency in Windows, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project
  • Requires capability to plan, organize, motivate and lead with a high degree of personal skillsRequires knowledge of project management tools, system development processes, and related methodology