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Transportation Project Manager

Kelly Services
St Paul, MN 55145
**Project Manager - Transportation**

**Remote Opportunity**

**Direct Hire!**

If you are ready to work with a growing company on exciting projects at an industry leader than Kelly Services has an opportunity for you as a **Project Manager** , based out of S **aint Paul, MN** . Our client is looking for a qualified candidate who has experience scheduling and working and leading activities.

Plans, designs and manages the full life cycle of the largest, most complex, multi-discipline projects and assumes full responsibility for profit or loss. This includes managing all activities related to project scope, schedule, cost/budget, quality, communications, resources, procurement, and risk elements to optimize exceptional customer experience, quality and fiscal responsibility.

**Essential Functions**

+ Leads efforts in developing project scope, schedule, and fee during proposal preparation phase.

+ Supports and/or participates in interviews and negotiations to the extent required.

+ Sets baselines for project scope, determines work procedures/sequences and refines schedules, budgets, risk assessments, staffing, vendor lists and progress billing points.

+ Works with Team Managers to request and form project teams, assigns responsibilities, and confirms those responsibilities are begun and completed according to schedule.

+ Meets with customers management team and stakeholders as necessary during the term of a project to resolve issues and obtain approvals.

+ Leads the project delivery team including project management staff and technical deliverable leads.

+ Manages changes to project scope, schedule, budget and risks; submits contract amendments (upon internal approval) to customers management team regarding identified changes from contracted baseline documents.

+ Utilizes effective written and oral communication; plans and manages project communications.


+ Supports Go-To-Market Teams in assessing pre-contract risks.

+ Maintains a positive business relationship with customers as part of ongoing business development efforts.

+ Responsible for the financial aspects of the project including optimizing revenue and cost management to maximize profit while minimizing project overruns and collect client accounts receivable within contracted terms.

+ Responsible to ensure project change orders are submitted and approved prior to work starting.

+ Works with customers management team to ensure all activities are billed properly, and accounts receivable balances are paid in a timely manner.

+ Responsible to ensure error and omissions claims are minimized.

+ Works with the PMO Manager to continuously improve the organizations project management capability and enhance the customer experience.

+ May train other project managers on project delivery processes.


+ A bachelors degree in an industry-related field; applicable experience can substitute for education.

+ Minimum of 8 years relevant experience.

+ Demonstrated capabilities and success in managing larger and/or complex, multi-discipline, multi-office projects

+ Travel is required, must have a valid drivers license and be able to operate motorized vehicles.


+ Previous project management experience in a professional services firm

+ PMP, PgMP, PfMP, CAPM or equivalent certification

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

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**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: 2022-05-02 Expires: 2022-06-02

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