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This position requires - Clear Background, Drug Test, and Education Check.
Must be authorized to work in the US for any employer without Sponsorship.
(Principal Only! No Corp to Corp)

Position Title: 272793-Senior Project Manager
Location: San Jose, CA

Pay Rate: Pays up to $80/hr DOE

Contract Duration: 6 Months

This Position requires – Clear Background, Drug Test and Education Check

If you are interested in this position please submit your resume to reginald@norlandgroup.com


Job Title: Senior Project Manager – 272793

Job Location: San Jose, CA

Duration: 6 Months

Pay Rate: Pays up to $80/hr DOE

Hours: Monday – Friday, 40 hrs per week


Position Summary

The Senior Project Manager is a member of the HR Portfolio Management Office (PMO). This position leads the planning, organizing, and integration of cross-functional HR programs and/or projects to deliver specific measured results. This position has accountability for governing the delivery of HR initiatives through a standard project management framework consisting of PMO processes, common templates, controls and assurance activities as well as supporting project management tools and capabilities to meet the objectives of the business.



·         Management of the HR PMO and its portfolio of initiatives, including quarterly portfolio reviews with the HR leadership team

·         Assume responsibility for the full scope of multiple projects, including resource scheduling, project tracking, risk analysis and cost management

·         Proactively communicate status, budget, and time line updates internal and external customers

·         Drive establishment and compliance of project management guidelines and practices to ensure effective, efficient, high quality delivery that consistently meets or exceeds the expectations of the business

·         Rigorously manage scope to ensure commitments are achieved within agreed on time, cost, and quality parameters

·         Conduct project postmortems and create a recommendations report in order to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements and support continual improvement initiative

·         Assist in the review of project requests; related impact to other PMO managed activities; and clearly identifying potential risk

·         Provides coaching, mentoring & guidance to the project teams, where appropriate

·         Provide thought leadership to program and project delivery and lead continuous improvement program in project delivery



Minimum Qualifications:

·         5+ years’ experience with project management in a matrixed environment

·         Strong communication and relationship building skills at senior levels, with the ability to interpret and summarize data to help management achieve strategic and operational goals

·         Experience leading cross-disciplinary, cross-functional projects to drive business process change affecting multiple business units

·         Clear and articulate oral and written communication skills, including report writing and presentation skills

·         Strong analytical and decision-making abilities

·         Excellent project management and organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines

·         Ability to work independently in a rapidly changing environment

·         High degree of organization and ability to manage multiple, competing projects and priorities simultaneously

·         Proven experience of managing projects, budgets and justifying resource needs to senior leaders and finance partners



·         PMP certification highly desired

The Norland Group is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified. Norland does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. Norland maintains a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks.


If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume in a Word Document with the month and year that you have worked at each previous position to - reginald@norlandgroup.com and copy: 272793-Senior Project Manager to the email Subject Line.

Or click this email link and attach your resume in a MS Word Document format

Job Posted Date: 6/21/2019