Location: Chicago, IL
Duration: 3 months CTH
This position is responsible for developing, enhancing and optimizing PMO standards, tools, and methods after analyzing trends and departmental direction; creating department and enterprise level reports, primarily using PowerBI, to manage and drive project performance and quality management; coordinating individual department initiatives that support quality and improvement efforts (e.g. training, professional development, communications, processes, reporting, and tools) across the PMO.
Required Job Qualifications:
*Bachelors Degree and 4 years of performance analysis, consulting, or planning experience OR technical degree and 6 years of performance analysis, consulting, or planning experience OR 8 years of performance analysis, consulting, or planning experience.
*Two years in building and designing BI reports, specifically using the PowerBI tool
*Experience with managing projects; Flexibility, responsiveness, and initiative in managing multiple projects concurrently and meeting deadlines.
*Ability to influence and execute while navigating organizational politics.
*Ability to manage time effectively, prioritize, and make trade-off decisions.
*Teamwork and collaboration.
*Customer relationship management.
*Analytical thinking and consultative problem solving/consulting; ability to simplify and standardize complex concepts/processes.
*Knowledgeable about industry best practices regarding project / program status reporting, project management methodologies, and project management tools.
*Clear and concise verbal, written, and interpersonal skills with all levels of management and employees, including developing and delivering presentations.
*Experience in process engineering and re-design.
*IT standards, procedures and policies (e.g., HIPAA.)
*Quantitative and qualitative research skills.
Preferred Job Qualifications:
*Bachelors degree or technical degree
*Six Sigma and/or Lean experience or other process improvement methodologies.
*Security standards and regulatory compliance tools and platforms.
*System and technology integration.
*Adaptability/ability to manage change.
*Experience with project management lifecycle and Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC).
*Experience with Clarity PPM tool and/or other similar tools.
*Delivery methodology understanding (e.g., scrum).
*Solution Delivery Methodology or CMMI experience.