Kforce Project Manager in Hillsboro, Oregon

Kforce has a client seeking a Project Manager in Hillsboro, OR. The nature of the work is focused on defining tools and processes to support overall organizational excellence in program/project management and process definition. Responsibilities:

  • Manages projects with a duration of typically 12 months or less, budget 1 mnl, multiple business functions, with a regional scope

Project Scope Management:

  • Works with project sponsors and customers to define; business benefits, business requirements, and project scope

  • Manages change control against scope and it's impacts to time, cost, and quality

Project Time Management:

  • Defines project schedule, manages task assignments, tracks work against schedule

Project Cost Management:

  • Facilitates level of effort estimating and develops asset acquisition requirements; tracks and reports on actuals against forecast

Project Quality Management:

  • Provides guidance and direction on project methodology and best practices to the client's standard project methodology; Defines and manages project success/delivery criteria and monitors and reports on the realization of project success against criteria set

Project Risk Management:

  • Defines risk management plan, analyzes risk for criticality, probability, and impact; Develops risk mitigation strategies, assigns owner and actions

  • Typically requires a Bachelor's degree and minimum of 5 years directly relevant work experience

  • Note: One of the following alternatives may be accepted: PhD or Law 3 years; Masters 4 years; Associates degree 6 years; High School or GED/equivalent 7 years

  • 5 years project/program management experience

  • Experience delivering regional projects; experience with formal project management methodology

  • Typical Office: This is a typical office job, with no special physical requirements or unusual work environment

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Detail oriented

  • Team management

  • Executive communications

  • Metrics

Additional Requirements:

  • Microsoft Office

  • Time management

  • Business requirements

  • Program management

  • Project management

To be considered for this position, candidates must have experience in a similar role or they must possess significant knowledge, experience, and abilities to successfully perform the responsibilities listed. Relevant education and/or training will be considered a plus.Compensation Type:Hours