Apex Systems, Inc. *IT Project Manager III - 8281 in Chicago, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/6423272 For more information on these opportunities, please contact APEX at 773.824.1032.Work Location: Chicago Illinois USA 60606nDescription: * Responsible for management of a multiple projects of high complexity, priority, and riskn* Oversee the development of the detailed business requirements for the project and ensures they address the business unit's objectivesn* Develop a detailed estimate of the level of effort, schedule and budget necessary to successfully develop and deliver the solution meeting the requirements and quality expectationsn* Escalate problems as necessary to ensure awareness and seek assistance with resolution when necessaryn* Meet the project requirements by delivering a quality solution, on time, and within the planned budgetn* Track, manage, and adjust the original plan as necessary to ensure successful deliveryn* Communicate the requirements, solution design, and estimates to the project sponsorsn* Provide regular status reports to stakeholders, sponsors, the enterprise, and others involved in the projectn* Effectively coordinate with the various technology, business, and vendor teams to ensure the project's successn* Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects within the information technology departmentn* Oversees all aspects of projectsn* Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of projectn* Builds and maintains working relationships with team members, vendors, and other departments involved in the projectsn* Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of projectnEducation:n* Bachelor's Degree, in a technical or scientific field or equivalent experience, education or training.n* PMP Certification preferrednRequired:n* Loyalty Personalization projectn* 3-8 years of experience in a project management capacity, including all aspects of process development and executionn* Airline, Ecommerce, and Loyalty experience highly preferredn* Technical PM position requiring general system knowledge and experiencen* Communication skills are crucialn* Willingness to follow up and escalate when necessaryn* Ability to know when and how to escalate (1 on 1 vs up the reporting chain)n* Ability to influence where there is no direct authorityn* Analytic skills required as is project finance acumenn* Willingness to perform the basics of project management consistentlyn* Must possess and inner urgency with tasks on projectsn* Strong Excel abilities (must be able to manage a project budget)n* Must be a quick learner and adaptable in a fat pace environmentn*** Second round in-person interviews will be required. Please ensure all candidates submitted can commit to an in-person interview, if requestednEEO EmployernApex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.nVEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteris ic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.