IT Project Manager

Location

Neenah Foundry Co.
Neenah, WI

Position Details

Full Time | Regular
This is a salaried position.
Salary Not Specified
Start Date Not Specified

Candidate Requirements

Associate's Degree Education
5+ years

Job Summary

This position will be responsible for overseeing and coordinating efforts to define requirements, work processes, and outputs for hardware and/or software implementations. The IT Project Manager will be responsible for working with business units to gather requirements, make recommendations, and convey finalized plans to Engineers and/or Developers. The IT Project Manager may then be tasked with managing said projects. This individual must be able to work on multiple projects concurrently according to tight deadlines.

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Functions

Competence

Edu & Exp

Physical

Certifications

Travel

Functions
  • Creating long and short-term plans, including setting targets for milestones, adhering to deadlines, and allocating resources
  • Delegating project tasks to employees best positioned to complete them
  • Identify and manage potential risks and liabilities of projects
  • Assisting in the definition of project scope and goals
  • Make effective decisions when presented with multiple options for how to progress with the project
  • Serve as a point of contact for teams when multiple units are assigned to the same project to ensure team actions remain in synergy
  • Perform quality control on the project throughout implementation to maintain the standards expected
  • Adjust schedules and targets on the project as needed
  • Motivate people involved in the project to complete tasks on time
  • Create communications suitable for presentation to ELT

This is not an exhaustive list of duties or functions and may not necessarily comprise all of the "essential functions" for purposes of the ADA. Job duties may change over time and additional job functions may become essential. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Competence
  • Understanding of the Project Management Institute (PMI) framework
  • Knowledge of various project management methodologies (e.g., agile/scrum)
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Cost and risk management skills
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to make important decisions under pressure
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Ability to delegate effectively
  • Time management skills
  • Friendly and approachable

This position description is intended to cover the most significant, ongoing job functions and competency areas. Successful performance in the role will require performing satisfactorily other duties as assigned.

Edu & Exp
  • Associate degree in Computer Science or related curriculum required along with a minimum of (5) years’ experience in Information Technology
  • PMI Certification required
Physical

Sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body.

Certifications
  • PMI Certification required
Travel

Little to no travel is anticipated with this position

NEI is an equal opportunity employer and applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability status or national origin.

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.