Otter Products Sr. IT Project Manager in Fort Collins, Colorado
Otter Products is currently recruiting for a Sr. IT Project Manager to be located at our Fort Collins, CO headquarters! As the Sr. IT Project Manager, you will apply professional experience, concepts and company objectives to ensure that cross-functional projects are delivered on time, within budget, and meet customer expectations and critical business objectives. Requiring a low level of supervision, you will be responsible for creating necessary project documentation, tracking key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resources to meet the needs of stakeholders. The Sr. Information Technology (IT) Project Manager partners with internal IT teams and external vendors or consultants to meet strategic business goals. Intrigued? Keep reading…
The ideal candidate will require effective facilitation skills and the ability to influence and drive teams toward a business vision. We are looking for someone with a strong background and experience of project management tools and methodologies - particularly Agile. Do you have proven experience in business analysis and requirements gathering? Are you skilled at influencing project resources to establish and keep commitments? Are you a quick learner with the ability to grasp business processes and adapt to different stakeholders? If so, find out if Otter Products is the place for you to grow your career!
About Otter Products:
From our founder’s garage in 1998 to the global technology leader we are today, Otter Products continues to drive growth through innovation. Our industry-leading brands, OtterBox, LifeProof and Liviri lead the way to help people do more and go more places with technology in hand. Otter Products is a global company of more than 900 Otters (employees) with offices in Fort Collins, Colo., San Diego, Calif., Hong Kong, Munich, Germany and Cork, Ireland. Our mission is simple – We Grow to Give which comes to life by way of our charitable arm, the OtterCares Foundation. From innovation and engineering to community and culture – growing to give is at the heart of everything we do.
For more information visit otterproducts.com [tracking.icims.com].
Define project scope, goals, and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with senior management, stakeholders, and enterprise project leaders
Develop and manage multiple aspects of projects from project planning, internal and external communications, resource, budget, change, risk and mitigation
Collaborate with delivery teams to estimate the resources and participants needed to achieve project goals
Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path
Set, communicate and continuously manage project expectations with team members and stakeholders
Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team
Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential risks and mitigation strategies and devise contingency plans
Conduct project post-mortems and create a recommendations report in order to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements
Provide guidance and support to other team members and encourage adoption of best practices
Support and maintain a positive safety culture by following all safety policies and procedures and actively contributing to a safe working environment
Other duties as required
Bachelor’s degree required. Experience in lieu of degree may be considered.
Minimum of four years of experience in IT Project Management including tangible project implementation experience including post go-live support and enhancement delivery required
Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) or comparable certification/experience preferred.
Process improvement experience (Six Sigma, LEAN, Kaizen) is preferred
Otter Products is an equal employment opportunity employer (EEOC). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Profit Sharing Program Eligible, Sign on bonus may be considered, if applicable, for relocation, Benefits Eligible - Full Time- check out otterproducts.com/careers/why for more info
External Company Name: Otter Products, LLC
External Company URL: www.otterproducts.com
Street: 209 S. Meldrum Street