Job Posting for Project Manager at Bloom Consulting and Project Management
Location: Remote, US Based (Contract or Full Time)
Are you an experienced Project Manager using both Agile and Waterfall methodologies? Are you a strong communicator with exceptional organization skills? As a Project Manager, you will play an important role in communications and schedule management as well as supporting our client stakeholders and risk mitigation management.
Bloom is a woman-owned business consulting firm helping Fortune 500 tech giants in their pursuit of sales excellence & process improvement. Our clients include Microsoft, Facebook, VMware, Poly, and Vulcan. They are cloud innovators with products and services that are in high demand, so unlike other industries, Bloom has thrived this past year. We continue to grow due to loyalty from some of the most brilliant sales and marketing executives in the industry.
Define and review project scope, goals, and deliverables that support business goals as stated in key agreements (e.g. Statement of Work) in collaboration with senior management objectives.
Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget.
Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility.
Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress.
Develop and manage communication plans.
Deliver technical and high-level presentations to internal and external audiences; and enable team to do the same.
Excellent written & oral communication and project management skills.
Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using appropriate verification techniques.
Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques.
Report and escalate to management as needed.
Successfully manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders.
Perform risk management to minimize project risks.
Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors.
Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation.
Write and shape key deliverables for the client and aligned to the consulting team.
Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in the fields of computer science, engineering, or business.
5 years of experience in project and program management using Waterfall and Agile methodologies.
5 years of experience in communication management.
Proven working experience in project management in the information technology sector.
Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies.
PM will need the ability to understand Project Plans, Microsoft technology, as it is a vital tool for the role.
Must be comfortable presenting project updates, blockers, etc. to management as well as peers.
Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills.
Experience with analytic tools such as: complex Excel pivot tables, PowerBI.