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Senior Project Manager

Kelly Services
Durham, NC 27709
Kelly Services is currently seeking a **Sr. Project Manager** for one of the worlds largest chemical manufacturing companies in **Research Triangle Park, NC.**



Our client needs someone with heavy PM experience along with "document writer" experience within a global and regulated environment. Seeking someone with true experience in "Project Management" specifically for "new product launches" and getting things through the full life cycle. This role requires strong leadership skills and ability to navigate internally to get things done.



**Job Title: Sr. Project Manager**

Location: Research Triangle Park, NC 27709

Type: Contract

Length: 12-Months

Est. Start Date: November 2019

Hours: 40 hours/week, 8 hours/day

Pay Rate: $50 - $60 per hour



**Description:**



As Sr. Project Manager you will be the lead of the Program Management Office of a big transformation project within the area of Sales & Marketing. The program consists of a significant strategy / change management part as well as a comprehensive IT-Tool-Implementation. You will work closely with the regional project team, the business and the external vendors to successfully manage this program.


Part of the role is the lead of the PMO which is responsible to own the project management methodology for this program e.g. management of scope, time, budget, risk and change requests. The work also involves the daily execution of these processes as well as the maintenance of the project documentation in MS-SharePoint and Jira/Confluence.


The program consists of several sub-projects and this person will be responsible to integrate between these sub-projects to ensure dependencies are managed and the program will be delivered.

Analyze the complex program and determine need for action regarding structure + roles & responsibilities.

Create, maintain and own overall program plan

Maintain primary communication with the sub projects, business teams, the internal IT-vendor and the external vendor for the program to track project activities and deliverable progress/completion

Implement best practices throughout the program.

Own scope, time, budget, risk and change requests management

Provide weekly status updates to the program management and program sponsor

Oversees project plan details, timeline and drives accountability to task

Organizes workshops and meetings schedules

Manages internal project communication

Structures central program documentation on share point


**Requirements:**

Bachelor's degree required.

At least 10 years of experience in Project Management and program management or proven experience.

Experience in critical project situations and performing corrective action to bring the project back on track

Strong leadership skills and experience leading a large project and/or team

Customer Oriented and excellent communicator

Ability to influence people and drive change

Organizational awareness

PM with solid foundation/experience on project management processes & tools and/or the proven ability to learn new processes and systems and an accelerated pace.


**Preferences:**

Master's degree desirable.

PMP Certification and or SixSigma certification is a plus

Knowledge in MS-SharePoint, Jira and SAP Project Accounting desirable

Experience working with customers, managing customer projects and relationships or activities related to customer impact.

Experience with agile methodology





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****Important information** : This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position Robv492@kellyservices.com **however,** your resume should be uploaded via the **_SUBMIT RESUME_** button included within**




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



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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
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**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: 2019-11-08 Expires: 2019-12-09

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