Assistant Project Lead Logistics
If you have 5+ years experience in Business Analysis / Project Management and also have supply chain / logistics knowledge ~ this position is for you! Modis is looking for a contract Assistant Project Lead Logistics for our client in the greater Cincinnati area. Overview: The candidate will play a key role in supporting a highly visible project serving the supply chain and logistics business areas. This project focuses on Logistics Management application and peripheral system needs. Candidate will be required to confirm all activities through project lead throughout duration of project. Candidate will be responsible for analyzing business needs and working with key support groups to integrate their deliverables into the project plan. This includes working with other IS groups, users, and counterparts. Candidate will be responsible for preparing resource plan and synchronizing it with the project plan. Candidate will perform workload modeling and prediction tasks in support of the project lead. The candidate will continually interface with senior project staff regarding status of projects, compile and prepare weekly roll-up status reports, and review status reports including issues, next steps, and accomplishments w ith the project lead. Requirements: • Experience with reporting detailed and summary status, milestones, and deliverables regarding project assignments. • Experience with project estimation, including gathering resource requirements, technology/process requirements, duration, and costs. • Background in systems analysis, web software implementation and systems integration. • In-depth knowledge of system development methodology; proven experience in all phases from inception through implementation. • Proven experience in developing system requirements, designing, and prototyping; testing, training, defining support procedures, and implementing practical business solutions under multiple deadlines. • Ability to plan, organize and review the work of technical personnel. • Ability to present and explain complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to diverse audiences. • Ability to review, analyze, and evaluate business system and user needs. • Experiences in preparing solutions options, risk identification, and financial analyses such as cost/benefit, ROI, buy/build, etc. • Must be able to support multiple projects and iterations with several applications simultaneously. • Ability to weigh various suggested technical solutions against original business needs and choose the most cost-effective solution based on timing and other priorities. • Consistently and constructively solicit, clarify, and acknowledge individual perspectives, feedback and opinions with open-mindedness and flexibility; making adjustments as appropriate to approach, scope, time, and resources. • Self-motivated, drives to closure. • Demonstrated ability to work independently and as a member of a team in an ever-changing environment. • Excellent oral and written communication skills • Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. Additional Qualifications: • The ideal candidate will have a bachelor,'(tm)s degree with a minimum of 5 years of experience as a business analyst in technology-focused project management with preferred experience in supply chain and logistics disciplines. • PMP or other advanced certification/degree highly desirable. Nice to Have Skills: • Experience working in the supply chain/logistics business area. • Experience in developing RFP,'(tm)s. • Familiar with industry standards, current and emerging technologies, and business processing mapping, and reengineering. • Experience with logistics software applications. • Experience with Java/.Net & Mainframe technologies. If your experience matches the above and you are interested in this position, please send your resume today! Thanks and I look forward to working with you! Judy Bedel Modis RDM
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