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Kforce Project Manager in Mission, Kansas

Kforce is looking for a Project Manager for a contract opportunity with a large client in the Shawnee Mission, KS area. Responsibilities: * Project Manager will work with the project sponsor and key stakeholders to clearly outline project scope, goals, deliverables, required resources, budget and schedule * Manage project development from initiation to closure with accountability for project results * Complete work breakdown structure to estimate effort required for each project task * Clearly communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders * Resolve issues, mitigate risks and solve problems throughout project life cycle * Effectively manage project scope by ensuring changes are documented and approved * As a Project Manager, you will track and report on project milestones and provide timely status reports * Lead, coach and motivate project team members on a proactive basis * Establish and manage prioritization, resource utilization and scheduling * Project Managers assist in the development use cases and conduct usability studies where appropriate and necessary * Effectively manage multiple project initiatives concurrently * Excellent communication, leadership, problem solving and analytical skills * Ability to analyze user requirements and identify solutions according to specifications * Well versed in project management methodologies, concepts, lifecycles, and common deliverables * Strong analytical, conceptual, problem-solving and communication skills * Able to learn new concepts and skills quickly * Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment * Exhibit sound and detailed judgment and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision 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:HoursMinimum Compensation:50.00Maximum Compensation:55.00