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Implementation Manager

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SmartSource, Inc is seeking an Implementation Manager for a six month contract to hire opportunity in Chicago.

Location: Chicago, IL 60606Duration: 6 month contract to hire

Implementation Manager to be accountable for the project scope delivered against specified objectives, and agreed timelines. This position will work closely with core project team members to develop detailed project plans. The Implementation Manager must be experienced with project management methodology and leading project team in day to day execution and compliance.


- Provide on-site management of daily activities for IT, third party vendor, and project contingent staff

- Develop and manage project plan, tasks, timeline, milestones, and deadlines

- Manage projects from Planning to Support

- Provide project status reports describing the state of the project, progress and accomplishments, risks, and issues

- Coordinate team activities ensuring completion of the project on schedule and within budget

- Track and manage project issues and facilitate or escalate resolution as necessary

- Monitor project staff and provide task prioritizing and direction

- Identify and manage project risks

- Ensure environment, materials and resources are in place for the success of the project

- Ensure customer satisfaction by managing customer expectations and project deliverables

- Facilitate project meetings as needed

Required Skills:

- Minimum of three years of experience as Implementation Manager of Infrastructure projects

- Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

- Experience in managing Software Applications and Back End interfaces implementation, configuration, deployment, and verification

- Experience managing cross-functional teams comprised of business, technical, and vendor resources

- Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Project

- Ability to track progress against project plans, scope, timelines, and changing prioritizations

- Ability to quickly analyze and resolve issues with the help of project team

- Ability to work in a dynamic and rapidly evolving environment

- Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to communicate with all levels

- Ability to quickly acquire understanding of new applications

- Ability to perform with limited guidance

- Represent a rigorous customer service attitude

- Ability to work with teams located across the globe

- Skilled in Microsoft tools such as PowerPoint, Project, Visio, Word, and Excel, SharePoint

- PMP certification a plus

- Hotel industry experience is a plus

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Job Snapshot

Contact Name Tricia Barbier
Contact Phone 0 Ext.-1
Post Date 10/29/2014
Location Chicago, IL
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Information Technology
Education None
Experience None
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Negligible
Job ID 11565-1
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