15 days old

Program Manager

Kelly Services
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
**Program Manager, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15272**

Kelly Services is seeking a Program Manager responsible for planning and governance and for overseeing the successful delivery of the programs output/product (in an Agile/Lean environment). The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to strategize and implement high-level program initiatives and have a strong talent for project coordination and delegation. for one of our top clients in Pittsburgh, PA.

**Length:** 09/07/2020 to 08/09/2021 (Contract W2)

**Pay Rate:** $negotiable/hr. (W2)


+ Works closely with project sponsor and cross-functional teams to plan and develop scope, deliverables, required resources, work plan, budget, and timing for new initiatives

+ Holds the teams accountable for accomplishing goals and key milestones by encouraging communication and collaboration, resolving conflict and demonstrating leadership

+ Delivers effective team and executive level communication. Prepares materials for and leads monthly executive steering team meetings

+ Develops and manages budget for projects and is accountable for delivering against established business goals/objectives

+ Identifies, analyzes, evaluates, and overcomes program risks, and produces program reports for management and stakeholders

+ Manages interdependencies and resources across projects

+ Identifies key requirements needed from cross-functional teams and external vendors


+ Bachelors degree

+ Project Management Professional (PMP) or equivalent certification preferred

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ 5+ years of Project Management experience deploying and delivering complex solutions (within an Agile/Lean environment preferred)

+ Previously served as program or project manager on large scale B2B or B2C ecommerce initiatives

+ Preference that candidate be located in Pittsburgh. During COVID, can work remotely, but willing to travel to Pittsburgh per business needs

**Other Skills and Qualifications**

+ Excellent verbal, written and negotiation skills and the ability to communicate effectively across all levels

+ Proven experience leading IT/technology projects with multiple priorities of significant scope in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines, cross-functional teams and a focus on customer

+ Ability to find innovative ways to solve problems

+ Ability to work positively with the range of individuals involved in the program

+ Experienced with geographically distributed team with global delivery model

+ Proven leadership, problem-solving and critical thinking skills, capacity to anticipate obstacles and plan for contingencies

+ Familiarity working with remote teams and team members

+ Experience with tools like Azure Devops, Jira, etc. is highly desired

**Apply Today!**

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At **Kelly** , were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.



Posted: 2020-09-07 Expires: 2020-10-08

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