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Project Manager (Waterfall Methodology)

Do you thrive in leading complex projects from conception to successful completion? If so, we want to hear from you!

We’re seeking a seasoned Project Manager with a solid track record of success managing enterprise-level projects across various domains. Some examples are things like COTS implementations, infrastructure upgrades, and security initiatives. You’ll play a pivotal role in collaborating with internal stakeholders and vendor partners to deliver projects on time, within budget, and exceeding expectations. This is a contract position 3 days onsite in Nashville, TN. 

In this role, you’ll leverage your expertise in the Waterfall methodology to effectively manage the entire project lifecycle. You’ll be responsible for:

  • Developing and maintaining comprehensive project plans: This includes defining scope, timelines, budgets, resource allocation, and risk mitigation strategies.
  • Leading and motivating cross-functional teams: You’ll foster a collaborative environment where everyone feels valued and contributes their best work.
  • Facilitating clear and consistent communication: Keeping all stakeholders informed and aligned throughout the project lifecycle is crucial.
  • Managing vendor relationships: You’ll build strong partnerships with vendors to ensure seamless project execution.
  • Monitoring project progress and proactively identifying and addressing risks: Taking a proactive approach to problem-solving is essential.
  • Ensuring project deliverables meet quality standards: Delivering high-quality work is our top priority.

We’re looking for someone who:

  • Possesses a minimum of 5+ years of progressive experience as a Project Manager.
  • Has a successful track record of managing enterprise-level projects across diverse domains (COTS, infrastructure, security, etc.).
  • Demonstrates strong proficiency in the Waterfall project management methodology.
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment and possesses excellent organizational and time-management skills.
  • Excels at communication, both written and verbal, and can effectively collaborate with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Has experience working with vendor partners on complex projects.
  • Prioritizes quality and takes ownership of project deliverables.

Bonus points for:

  • Experience with project management tools (e.g., MS Project, Jira).
  • Certifications like PMP (Project Management Professional).

REF: JOB-27693

Hunter Mitchem

Executive Recruiter

    • Location: Nashville
    • Date posted:
    • Pay:$- $ per hour