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IT Project Manager (Contract) - Vista Outdoor

Company: Vista Outdoor
Location: Topeka
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Job Description:

**Job Description**Vista Outdoor is seeking a **Contract Project Manager** to join their IT PMO team. In this role, you will be responsible for all phases of a project, which may include programs involving multiple project work streams. You will oversee the analysis, design, execution, and support of assigned projects, including resource planning, budgets, and business communications. This position must work independently and objectively, directing and managing work efforts of a project team.As a member of the IT PMO team, you will be responsible for on-going process improvements, developing a collaborative environment and building relationships with the business. You must be a thought leader and change agent who is able to adapt in a very fast-paced, ever-changing environment.This position reports to our **Director, Information Security, Compliance and PMO** and allows you the flexibility to work out of your home office or out of one of our offices throughout the US.**As a Contract IT Project Manager, you will have an opportunity to:**+ Develop project plans including key milestones/stage gates, timelines, and resources.+ Develop project charter to include project objectives, roles and responsibilities, assumptions, risks/constraints, budget, and resource planning.+ Develop communication plan and strategies to ensure all project stakeholders are informed on project status.+ Manage change control processes to effectively control scope.+ Manage cross-functional and vendor interdependencies.+ Ensure standard processes are followed and high-quality project artifacts are documented and communicated to relevant stakeholders.+ Create and maintain well-defined project life cycles and drive on-going process improvements.**You have:**+ Four-year degree, preferably in computer science or information technology, or equivalent work experience.+ Demonstrated history of successfully managing large-scale system and project implementations.+ 3 years' experience with a demonstrated progression to larger and more complex IT projects.+ PMP certification.+ Working knowledge of SharePoint, Jira, and Confluence+ Experience managing projects in financial, manufacturing and distribution environments.+ Experience with complex financial process flows and legal entity structures.+ Experience with integration heavy ERP environments.+ NetSuite experience.+ Specific experience managing ERP and/or application development projects.+ Thorough understanding of Project Management principles, including agile methodologies.+ Excellent communication, facilitation, and problem-solving skills.+ Embraces and drives cultural changes through continuous improvement & learning.+ Proven history of delivering results on time with strong customer focus.+ Experience anticipating project challenges and proactively partnering with business stakeholders and team members to manage risks, issues, budgets, and resource scheduling.+ Ability to communicate details of the project to both the business and technical teams throughout the project lifecycle.+ Travel to other locations as required.We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, gear discounts and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!Our Postings are not intended for distribution to or use in any jurisdiction, country or territory where such distribution or use would violate local law or would subject us to any regulations in another jurisdiction, country or territory. We reserve the right to limit our Postings in any jurisdiction, country or territory.Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veteran/DisabledAt this time, Vista Outdoor is closely monitoring the developments on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) COVID-19 workplace rule regarding COVID-19 vaccination or testing. You will not be asked any questions regarding these items during application.

Keywords: Vista Outdoor, Topeka , IT Project Manager (Contract) - Vista Outdoor, Executive , Topeka, Kansas

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