Delivery Portfolio Manager

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Delivery Portfolio Manager in Jacksonville, FL. Scope of Position: The Delivery Portfolio Manager will be responsible for the planning, execution, and oversight of projects to support the organization's strategic and operational priorities. The candidate works closely with IT and business leadership and is accountable for end-to-end coordination of technology product rollouts, corporate infrastructure implementations, and process improvement initiatives. Responsibilities:
  • Delivery Portfolio Manager will work with all business areas to understand and prioritize business challenges and opportunities and work with business and technical teams to recommend solutions that enable the organization to achieve its goals
  • Plan and execute cross-functional delivery of projects using established project management templates, tools, and processes
  • Manage the enterprise project and request portfolio, including intake, planning, execution, and status reporting
  • As a Delivery Portfolio Manager, you will gather high-level business requirements and create detailed functional requirements for use by cross-functional project teams
  • Execute quality assurance testing and facilitate user acceptance testing on assigned projects
  • Create, implement, and oversee a quality assurance and user acceptance program, including planning and execution of testing, defect tracking, and resolution
  • Create training materials and deliver or coordinate end-user training for assigned projects
  • Delivery Portfolio Managers coordinate project related go-live activities, such as communications and transition to post-production support
  • Develop and maintain standard project delivery processes, policies, and procedures
  • Maintain Portfolio Delivery Team processes, policies, and procedures documentation
  • Delivery Portfolio Managers create and/or review IT department communications to the enterprise


Job Requirements:

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Proficient with industry standard project management, quality assurance, documentation, and collaboration tools; Examples: Changepoint Daptiv PPM, Microsoft Project, Microsoft OneNote, Microsoft Visio, and Microsoft Teams
  • Project management certification preferred
  • Accountability: Accepting responsibility that results in anticipation/prevention of problem areas from actions, and problem solving inside and outside the department/organization
  • Customer Focus: Makes service to internal and external customers a priority; Focuses on exceeding customer expectations, not just meeting them; Recognizes and values all key stakeholders; Applies and develops service excellence skills
  • Effective Communication: Listens for understanding and appreciation, encourages open feedback; Presents clearly and effectively one on one, and in small and large group settings; Considers the audience in preparing messages and in choosing the appropriate communication channels; Creates and encourages open channels of communication
  • Execution/Empowerment: Demonstrates the ability to get results; Manages competing demands in fast paced environment with effective results; Identifies and creates contingency solutions to ensure timely execution
  • Learning & Development: Learning new skills and increasing capabilities a high priority; Takes action to address development needs in self and others, if applicable; Identifies gaps and learning opportunities to ensure complete technical job proficiency; Takes responsibility for own development and skills improvement
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Posted
09/12/2021
Type
Full time
Location
Jacksonville, FL 32202, US