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Project Manager

Kelly Services
Hartford, CT 06132
**Type: Contract W2 NO C2C, at this time we are not in the position to offer any type of sponsorships or VISA transfers for this position.**


**Position title:** Project Manager


**Location:** Hartford, CT


**Length of contract:** 09/20/2021 to 03/19/2022 (Temp-To-Hire)


**Years of experience (minimum/maximum):** 4+ years of experience in innovation, digital transformation, product development, strategy consulting or innovation related field.


**Required education:** Bachelors degree (or equivalent) or advanced Experience preferred.


**Description:**


+ Innovation Consultant is responsible for managing and leading experiments, tests, learning agendas, and POCs in partnership with the business.

+ With some guidance, you will explore and build out experiments using different innovation methodologies and approaches involving business leads, product owners, topic leads.

+ You will be central in the provision of research, insights and stimulus which help focus and optimize ideas.


**This role is responsible for championing innovation throughout business units and functions by:**


+ Facilitating workshops, discussions and presentations around learning agendas.

+ Providing training and innovation support to colleagues across the business.

+ Sharing with and supporting colleagues in deploying and using innovation tools and techniques.

+ Maintaining and improving the methodology framework, training, tools and techniques.


**Essential Functions**


+ Supports the exploration and delivery of new ideas in partnership with business units to de-risk decision making and optimize chances of success.

+ Provides facilitation of idea generation, assumption testing, shaping and delivery through to whichever stage is appropriate.

+ Responsible for the sourcing of subject matter experts, both internal and tech partners, to optimize skills and achieve the desired outcomes.

+ Supports key stakeholder relationships with specific sponsors, product owners, topic leads and customers to maintain engagement and manage expectations.

+ Coordinates with the Head of Experimentation to ensure that experiments are strategically aligned, appropriately prioritized, scheduled and attended.

+ Reports plans, project status and progress to the business partners as appropriate.


**MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS**


+ Experience with lean methodology, design thinking, customer research, product/market fit.

+ Evidence of direct responsibility for delivering specific components of innovative change.

+ Ability to work in teams and deliver as part of multi-disciplinary cross-functional teams in a timely manner.

+ Stakeholder management and evidence of building and maintaining relationships in a corporate setting.


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


By partnering with Kelly Technology, youll have direct connections to top companies around the globegiving you the chance to put your tech skills to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative, and high-visibility projects. In a world where change is the only constant, our unparalleled connections and IT market expertise help you take your skills exactly where you want to go. Were here to help you gain experience, keep learning, and move your career forward.


**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 (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-08-30 Expires: 2021-09-30

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