Sr. Project Manager - Other Areas

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $64/hr (DOE)
Our huge denim retail client is seeking Sr. Project Manager to assist their team!

Responsibilities include:
- Ensure that the projects are successful in delivering value and that each project adheres to budget and time frame guidelines
- Lead one or more Agile scrum team(s) following the defined Agile methodologies using Scrum, Kanban
- Track and remove impediments for the team as quickly as possible
- Communicate early and often within the team and with stakeholders
- Ensure project and backlog roadmaps are prioritized through clearly defined criteria and ROI sizing. Work with product owner to ensure a well-groomed Product Backlog for the teams to ensure long term work visibility is maintained
- Proactively identify risks, issues, and dependencies, both internal and external to the team
- Create and manage a documentation repository: maintain up-to-date project documentation, shared globally and conforming to global standards
- Be a process evangelist: Coach team members using Agile Principles to help team mature in agile process
- Facilitate cross team collaboration with the internal teams to fully understand business requirements and desired business outcomes with respect to production issues

Skills:
- Bachelor's degree required, Master’s a bonus
- Minimum 8 years project management experience; 6+ years ecommerce Agile project management experience
- Minimum 5 years working with technical teams in retail, ecommerce, data and AI solutions
- Solid experience with Hybrid and SAFe Agile project management
- Demonstrated experience working with global IT and product teams.
- Demonstrated ability to bring structure to ambiguous environments and relate well to people at all levels of the organization.
- Ability to influence change outside of your span of control and build stakeholder support.
- Strong negotiation skills and the ability to get results through formal channels and informal networking within a matrix project organization.
- Strong and concise verbal presentation and written skills.
- Self-starter who is energetic, enthusiastic, adaptable and a customer-oriented team player. Ability to work with multiple cross-functional groups, including business and technical teams.
- Preferred Certifications: PMP, CSM, SAFe

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc328@jobalert.creativecircle.com