Elevate Consulting Project Manager Posting Welcome to Elevate. Elevate Project Managers are responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of assigned projects. They unfailingly demonstrate Elevate professionalism and commitment to quality. Experience Direct work experience in a project management capacity Proven experience in people management Proven experience in strategic planning Proven experience in risk management Proven experience in change management Experience in project management approaches and methodologies Knowledge Knowledge of the Project Management Body of Knowledge Knowledge of business issues and processes A strong analytical understanding of relevant business issues and trends/factors Knowledge of what goes into a business plan or a business case Background in process design and development. Education University degree or Diploma in business, management, finance, information technology or social sciences, or 5 years progressive related experience Skills Critical thinking and problem solving Planning and organizing Influencing and leading Conflict and mediation management Well-developed skills with all the Microsoft Office products and a working knowledge of the Internet and search engines Proficient in project management software such as MS Excel and MS Project Excellent communication and interpersonal skills Ability to think strategically and broadly Negotiation skills Strong facilitation skills Build, maintain and enhance client relationships and teams Abilities Lead the planning and implementation of projects Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables Define project tasks and resource requirements Develop comprehensive project plans Assemble and build high performance teams Manage a project budget and project resources Manage project timelines effectively Track project deliverables using appropriate tools Provide direction and support to a project team Quality assurance Constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders Issues management, solution and escalation as appropriate Conduct project evaluations and assessment of results Communicate effectively with multiple stakeholders in a complex environment Identify and proactively resolve conflicting needs and priorities Work within a team environment Respond to change in direction due to priority changes How to Apply: To apply for this job, please submit a covering letter and resume to email@example.com Salary is negotiable and will be commensurate with education and experience. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. No phone calls please.