Kforce IT Project Coordinator in Atlanta, Georgia

Kforce has a client that is searching for an IT Project Coordinator in Atlanta, Georgia (GA).Functions/Tasks:

  • Detailed level project planning, tracking, issues and risk management, change management, and assistance with creating various documents and monitoring tools along the Program Life Cycle (PLC) and Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

  • Assisting with creating and monitoring various overall IT program, IT program track, and IT Project track documents and tools

  • Creates and manages SharePoint Site

  • Creates and manages Box/Cloud Based Collaboration Tools

  • Create and manages detailed level consolidated project plan

  • Performs scheduling, coordination, project planning, tracking, issues and risk management, change management, and reporting

  • Monitors multiple IT project streams, monitors changes, close-out

  • Assists with the development of program plan

  • Program/Project Tracks Scope Management: Scope planning, definition, WBS, scope verification, scope control; understands use of change management process-resources, schedule, and scope-for assigned program/project tracks; demonstrates use of change management process level and above

  • Program/Project Tracks Time Management: Detailed activity and resource planning, on time control; understands the correlation between time tracking the tracking of interdependencies (start to finish relationships) within the program/project tracks; understands "on time" metric and process

  • Program/Project Tracks Cost Management: Detailed activity and resource costing, on budget control, develop and manage forecasts) Understands "total cost of ownership" concept; contributes to the accuracy of IT components of the business case(s); assists in the preparation of project forecast for resources/labor hours and translates into financial forecast; helps manage to project budget and proactively communicates project cost variances and provides variance explanations

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or related fields is preferred, but not mandatory

  • PMP certification - preferred

  • 3 - 5 years of experience supporting Program/Project Managers in the delivery of development projects

  • Proven ability to work effectively both independently and in a team based environment

  • Demonstrated understanding of project management concepts and methodologies (Agile and Waterfall)

  • Proficient in RPM, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Office Suite of products

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Detail oriented

  • Strong multi-tasking and organizational skills

  • Demonstrated willingness to be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities

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.Compensation Type:Hours