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Senior Project Manager / Scrum Master - Finance Fort Myers, Florida

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What makes Gartner a GREAT fit for you When you join Gartner, youll be part of a fast-growing team that helps the world become smarter and more connected Were the worlds leading research and advisory company, achieving consistent double-digit growth by steering clients toward the right decisions with business and technology insights they cant find anywhere else Our associates enjoy a collaborative work environment, exceptional training and career development as well as unlimited growth opportunities If you like working with a curious, supportive, high-performing team, Gartner is the place for you

Senior Project Manager, Finance

When you join Gartner, youll be part of a fast-growing team that helps the world become smarter and more connected Were the leader in our industry, achieving double-digit growth by helping clients make the right decisions with business and technology insights they cant find anywhere else Our associates enjoy a collaborative work environment, exceptional training and career development as well as unlimited growth potential If you like working with a generous, supportive, high-performing team, Gartner is where you want to be

About this role

The Senior Project Manager is accountable for the on-time, quality delivery of large, complex projects along with the management of scope, budget, benefits realization, and stakeholder satisfaction The Senior Project Manager will ensure that projects are planned and executed in a manner consistent with company strategy, commitments, goals, and standards

Our location

Our Southwest Florida (Fort Myers) Gartner Campus is our largest office globally with 1,700 associates across four buildings This location offers associates amenities which include two onsite cafes, onsite gym, outdoor walking track, open patios, and modern work spaces which foster a creative and positive work environment

Looking for a healthy balance of work and play Youll love our Southwest Florida location World-class beaches, exciting nightlife, affordable cost of living, and top local schools and universities are just a few of the reasons why our area is one of the fastest-growing in the nation

What youll do

Manages activities associated with complex projects of varying types and sizes, applying the appropriate project management principles, techniques, and methodologies (Agile/Scrum, Waterfall) tailored to the individual project to ensure on-time, on-budget delivery
Drives core project communications including communications plan, status reporting, executive updates, and ad hoc presentations
Partners closely with business owners and subject matter experts to define project objectives and goals
Works with business and product owners and IT managers to ensure that project scope is fully defined, managed and controlled This includes identifying scope exclusions, tracking business and technical assumptions and communicating constraints
Builds and maintains relationships within business and technical departments/areas to ensure key team members and stakeholders are aligned
Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors and coordinate activities as needed
Conducts project team and stakeholder meetings, appropriately elevating issues of scope, schedule, cost, and customization for executive-level review and disposition
Identifies and manages project risks and issues, developing plans to assess, manage, track, report, escalate, and mitigate them
Partners with resource managers to build a resource plan and manages a matrixed team comprised of onshore, offshore, full-time and contractor team members
Identifies and manages cross-project and internal dependencies to ensure alignment and successful delivery of critical milestones
Establishes and manages project shifts via strong change control procedures
Manages all aspects of the project financials
Partners with the Finance PMO team members to proactively propose process-improvement and best practice initiatives and implement them, when approved
Mentors, trains, and oversees project managers and other program team members as required

What youll need

Minimum 5-7 years of project management experience developing project charters, plans, work breakdown structures; risk and issue resolution; and sprint, test, and release planning
Management of teams in both matrix and project-team organized environments
Bachelors or equivalent degree
Scrum Master certification and training in Agile methodologies highly desired
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification highly desired
Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
Goal-oriented, self-directed individual who needs little supervision
Strong team player with the ability to manage others through teamwork and relationship building skills
Strong leadership skills (clear direction, respect, consistency, decisiveness, accountability, conviction, cooperation)
Proven ability to manage geographically dispersed teams
Ability to work in a fast paced-environment with tight deadlines and multiple project deliverables
Ability to collaborate with various stakeholders within business and IT, at different levels of the organization
Quick study with the ability to learn and operate effectively in new environments
Critical thinking with excellent judgment and initiative
Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, Visio, and MS Project (and/or other project management tools)
Proficiency with Google Drive, WebEx and Skype
Experience with JIRA a plus

Who you are

Motivated, high-potential performer, with demonstrated ability to influence and lead
Strong communicator with excellent interpersonal skills
Able to solve complex problems and successfully manage ambiguity and unexpected change
Teachable and embracing of best practices and feedback as a means of continuous improvement
Consistently high achiever marked by perseverance, humility and a positive outlook in the face of challenges

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Consulting Services
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : Project Leader/ Project Manager
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 14th Jul 2020

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