Precise Solutions Project Manager in Waukegan, Illinois

Precise Solutions is an Illinois BEP/FBE (female owned business enterprise) certified consulting company founded in 2000. Our mission is to provide companies with specialized resources that can drive their system portfolio projects using program management processes, change management and blended learning solutions. Please visit our website at www.precise-solutions.com

At Precise Solutions, we are looking for top talent consultants to bring on as employees of our organization and service our clients in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries primarily located in the Northern Chicago Suburbs. We are much more than a consulting firm! Precise Solutions provides competitive compensation packages with great salaries, benefits, health insurance, paid time off and pension. We currently have an immediate need for the following:

We are actively pursing the candidates in the following role: PROJECT MANAGER

  • Responsible for managing one to multiple projects from the initiation, execution and closure within the information technology department for quality, supply chain, manufacturing, business intelligence and/or pharmacy solutions functional areas.

  • Oversees all aspects of projects from estimating, budgeting, setting up work breakdown structures with tasks, deliverables, timelines and resources to meet business objectives.

  • Ability to set a course of action and motivate team members to drive the team to achieve project deadlines.

  • Builds and maintains working relationships with team members, vendors, and other departmental resources involved in the projects and is willing to step in where necessary to get the job done.

  • Prepares status reports with key accomplishments, upcoming tasks, milestones, issues, risks, budgets and actuals and can facilitate meetings with the steering committee using clear communication.

  • Ability to foresee impacts to projects and direct team to alternate approaches when the standard approach is not working, or when obstacles are presented.

  • Tracks risks and plans for the mitigation if that risk becomes an issue.

  • Proficient knowledge in the pharmaceutical industry?s adherence to regulations and SDLC processes.

REQUIRED:

Requires a bachelor's degree and at least 12+ years of experience in the field or in a related area.

PMP certification is preferred but not mandatory depending on years of experience and skillset.

Proficiency in MS Project Server 2010, SharePoint, Microsoft Suite of Word, Excel, Powerpoint. Candidate must be able to track and maintain budget information which includes internal resources and vendor invoices.

Top Skills:

Critical thinking

organizational skills using MS Project/Server

financial acumen

Top soft skills:

Excellent communication

relationship building and positive attitude to motivate the team