Consulting - Project Manager

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Position Description

We are looking for a seasoned project management professional to join our Technology Solutions group in Davenport, IA. You will be working with RSM consultants and clients within the Central portion of the United States, utilizing your project management knowledge, expertise, and talent to provide project management oversight to large scale client technology implementations. The project management oversight will enforce project timeline and budget adherence, resulting in increased client satisfaction, improved delivery and implementation practices and project profitability.

Responsibilities Include

  • Work individually or as part of a team to provide project execution on client engagements.
  • Contribute to strong client relationships through positive client support and sound expertise.
  • Utilizing proven tools and techniques, execute project deliverables in a manner congruent with our client's business objectives.
  • Direct and manage project development from beginning to end.
  • Work with client service lead to understand project scope, milestones, and hardware and software equipment needs.
  • Develop full-scale project plans and associated communications documents.
  • Identify and track project issues, providing regular status updates until resolved.
  • Serve as an escalation point to team members, facilitating prompt and appropriate responses to project issues and risks.
  • Effectively and regularly communicate project expectations to internal consultants and clients  in a timely and clear fashion.
  • Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team.
  • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path.
  • Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential out of scope activities, and devise contingency plans.
  • Conduct project post mortems and create a recommendations report in order to.
  • Working with leadership and other team members, develop best practices and tools for project execution and management.

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in business, technology or related business field of study
  • 3 - 5 years direct work experience in a project management capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution
  • Prior consulting, network infrastructure and/or ERP project management experience strongly preferred
  • Demonstrated success managing client - facing technology implementations
  • Experience working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential


  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Certification in PMP as plus
  • Ability to travel as needed (est 10 - 20%)

You want your next step to be the right one. You've worked hard to get where you are today. And now you're ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. RSM is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader, and recognized for your accomplishments and potential. Working directly with clients, key decision makers and business owners across various industries and geographies, you'll move quickly along the learning curve and our clients will benefit from your fresh perspective.

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Job ID req4064
Line of Business: Consulting Services
SubFunction: TMC MC PMO
Job Type: Full Time
Req #: req4064
Location: 201 First Street, S.E., Suite 800, Cedar Rapids, IA US
Region: Central Region
Job Category: Business Consulting/Technology
Employment Type: Experienced
Degree Required: None
Travel: No
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