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IT Project Manager, Senior

Tire Rack
South Bend, IN
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Manage any projects within the IT department.
  • Apply waterfall and iterative methodologies in accordance with the PMI Project Management Book of Knowledge.
  • Assist in project initiation, scope development, and producing charters for project requests.
  • Consider and manage risk and quality throughout the project.
  • Work and produce project deliverables at a fast pace.
  • Promote a positive team environment.
  • Create strong relationships with IT team and project stakeholders while setting and managing realistic project expectations and deadlines.
  • Lead by example, welcome change, and achieve deadlines.
  • Provide expertise to continuously improve existing processes internal and external to the IT department.
  • Utilize Project Management Information System to maintain project statuses and report project updates and burn rates to project team members, stakeholders, executives, and the PMO director.
  • Interpret and perform initial negotiations of contractual agreements within projects. Liaison contractual negotiations between TR legal and vendors.
  • In some cases, perform business analysis prior to project initiation.
  • Perform project closure and lessons learned. Deposit all project documentation into project repository for future reference.
  • Perform effective stakeholder identification and manage communications throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Assist IT PMO Director as needed with developing annual budgets and quarterly progress reports.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent written and communication skills.
  • 5+ years of experience managing IT related projects.
  • PMI-PMP, PMI-CAPM, or PMI-PBA certification is a plus.
  • Previous experience with vendor relations and procurement management.
  • Ability to learn and manage projects within existing Project Management Information System.
  • Ability to work well independently and with a team.

Must be located out of WA, NV, CO, MN, IN, LA, GA, CT, DE, AZ, CA, FL, MI, OH, OR, TX, VA, or DC.

Company Description
Tire Rack, family-owned and headquartered in South Bend, Indiana, is America's largest independent tire tester and consumer-direct source for tires, wheels and performance accessories. Their team of over 100 test drivers (their sales team) tests tires from every major tire manufacturer on the company's state-of-the-art, 11.7-acre test facility. The findings are then posted on the company's website, www.tirerack.com, where consumers can make an educated decision on a tire, wheel or performance accessory purchase.

Tire Rack has also collected results from nearly 150,000 consumer surveys representing over 2.4 billion miles of real-world tire data, the largest known cache of such information anywhere. In addition, various testing and informational videos are available online in their Video Center at www.tirerack.com/videos. Since 1979, Tire Rack has grown from a single-point retail store in Indianapolis to encompass over 2.7 million square feet of space in ten distribution centers across the country. A diverse and broad in-stock inventory from 26 major tire and 62 wheel brands can be delivered anywhere in the country, most in one business day. A national network of over 8,500 independent Recommended Installers is available to assist customers with installation of their purchases.

Tire Rack

Why Work Here?
Great benefits with lots of room for growth and development!

Tire Rack, family-owned and headquartered in South Bend, Indiana, is America's largest independent tire tester and consumer-direct source for tires, wheels and performance accessories. Their team of over 100 test drivers (their sales team) tests tires from every major tire manufacturer on the company's state-of-the-art, 11.7-acre test facility. The findings are then posted on the company's website, www.tirerack.com, where consumers can make an educated decision on a tire, wheel or performance accessory purchase. Tire Rack has also collected results from nearly 150,000 consumer surveys representing over 2.4 billion miles of real-world tire data, the largest known cache of such information anywhere. In addition, various testing and informational videos are available online in their Video Center at www.tirerack.com/videos. Since 1979, Tire Rack has grown from a single-point retail store in Indianapolis to encompass over 2.7 million square feet of space in ten distribution centers across the country. A diverse and broad in-stock inventory from 26 major tire and 62 wheel brands can be delivered anywhere in the country, most in one business day. A national network of over 8,500 independent Recommended Installers is available to assist customers with installation of their purchases.

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South Bend, IN
USA

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Technology

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