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IT Project Management Consultant

  • Resources Global Professionals (RGP)
  • 5175 Grand River Ave
  • Detroit, MI 48208
  • Full-Time
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RGP is a global consulting firm helping some of the most recognized companies in the world work differently. Our success comes from a shared belief in rolling up our sleeves and doing the hard work of solving complex challenges, executing plans and implementing technology to help transform organizations.



Working as a consultant you will be connected to work that matters, putting your expertise to its best use while developing skills for the future. The result is a career defined by you, supported by RGP and built on tangible accomplishments.



As we continue to grow and deepen our impact on organizations around the world, we are looking for the right people to join us on our mission. If you are interested in being part of our team, there are a few things you should know:



+ We are energized by challenges and the effort needed to solve them.

+ We like working with people who are positive, adaptable and growth-minded.

+ We care how work gets accomplished and are deeply invested in the success of our clients and our colleagues.



If this sounds like you, we invite you to read on and learn more.



**THE RGP CONSULTING EXPERIENCE**

RGP has a unique consulting model that provides opportunities for consultants to work in different ways. Most consultants work in a model where they have the flexibility and autonomy to choose projects aligning to their experience, skills and desired lifestyle. Other opportunities exist in team-based, strategy and solutions work. In all models, you will feel the full support of RGP to assist you in your work and guide you on your chosen path.



**PURPOSE OF THE ROLE**

As an IT Project Management Consultant, you will be responsible for the successful performance and completion of projects as well as the seamless transition to sustainability. In this role, you will work in partnership with stakeholders across multiple functional areas as an extension of the client teams and manage all aspects of a project through its entire lifecycle.



**ATTRIBUTES OF CONSULTANTS WITH RGP**



+ Respect for people and opinions and confidently offer your point-of-view with clients and among colleagues

+ A drive for proactively cultivating relationships with clients and colleagues

+ Optimism when faced with challenges and complex situations, coupled with the drive to solve client issues

+ Dedication to continuous improvement and development of your skillset and talents

+ A strong personal identification with RGP's values - loyalty, integrity, focus, enthusiasm, accountability and talent



**KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE ROLE**



+ Manage the overall performance and delivery of large cross-functional projects in large, complex organizations

+ Manage all stages of the project lifecycle, including: scope, schedule, risks, issues and budget using established methodology (e.g., SDLC, Agile or Waterfall)

+ Act as the liaison between business and technology functions, including working closely with key stakeholders and end users

+ Develop and prioritize project deliverables and artifacts

+ Facilitate training, project communication and overall change management for the projects

+ Communicate with senior management on project status and performance



**DESIRED EXPERIENCE AND REQUIREMENTS**



+ Bachelor's Degree required; Master's Degree is a plus

+ 7-plus years of project management experience with responsibility for the overall performance and delivery of large cross-functional projects, including scoping, schedules, risks, issues and budgets

+ Fortune 500 background and/or Big Four consulting experience strongly preferred

+ Experienced Scrum Master, PMP, Six Sigma, or similar certifications preferred

+ Full project life cycle implementation experience with large corporate systems, managing complex enterprise projects and leading and directing the work of project teams

+ Excellent communication skills; strong relationship and consensus building skills to work in a team environment and interface with all organizational levels

+ Project management experience in implementations of any of the following: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Custom Software, ERP (i.e. SAP, Oracle), CRM (i.e. SFDC), HR (i.e. Workday, PeopleSoft), Business Intelligence (i.e. HANA, OBIEE), Systems Integration, SaaS (i.e. Blackline, Zoura, CoStar, LeaseAccelerator), Master Data Management (MDM), Data Security and Governance.

+ Experience developing and maintaining standard project documentation, project plans, agendas, action items lists and deliverables; ensures adherence to company/PMO Project Management Standards and Software Development Lifecycle best practices

+ Proficiency in project management tools (i.e. MS Project, Clarity, Smartsheet) preferred



**Equal Opportunity Employer**

RGP is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information or veteran status, and encourage all applicants to apply.
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