Kforce Project Coordinator in Englewood, Colorado

Kforce has a client seeking a Project Coordinator in Englewood, Colorado (CO).Summary:The Project Coordinator will aid the program and project managers in tracking project execution tasks. The Project Coordinator will be responsible for creating and maintaining reporting across all project portfolios to allow the organization to have a cross-functional view of work. The Project Coordinator will become a subject matter expert on the process.Essential Functions:

  • Reconciles action items from multiple groups ensuring needs are accounted for and business objectives are met

  • Ensure that issues are identified, tracked, reported and resolved in a timely manner

  • Manage the communication and escalation among cross functional groups

  • Generate various project portfolio reporting for the monitor and control of the portfolio's projects

  • Aid the project manager in creation of the work breakdown structure (WBS)

  • Manages and updates project plans and schedules for assigned projects, and supports Project Managers in doing the same across the project portfolio

  • Directs and coordinates activities for project personnel to ensure project progresses on schedule; Assists team members in completing customer defined deliverables and in producing key project artifacts to document the implementation

  • Maintains product knowledge to increase efficiency in delivery of products and may even gain expertise to train customers on implemented solutions

  • Supports Business Analyst (BA) in leading business requirements and design sessions with key stakeholders and technology team; Works in conjunction with internal stakeholders and BA to analyze, design, and develop requirements

  • Assists the Project Manager's with project best practices, techniques, and tools for project planning, execution, project management, ongoing milestone/deliverable tracking, communication, and key performance metrics

  • Will be required to lead project meetings of internal stakeholders

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field is required

  • Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) Certification or equivalent preferred

  • Project Coordinator Experience - 2 years

  • Project Management Experience - 1 years

  • IT or Engineering work experience - 2 years

  • Experience in Telecommunications business - 1 years

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English

  • Excellent written and verbal skills

  • Solid analytical and qualitative reasoning skills

  • Excellent facilitation, analytical and organizational skills

  • Ability to analyze and diagnose project performance problems and recommend effective corrective actions

  • Strong ability to facilitate cross functional communications between multiple teams

  • Strong ability to analyze and interpret data

  • Knowledge of project management methods and processes and demonstrated success in delivering project scope on time and within budget

  • Proven experience managing key customer relationships and projects

  • Superior ability to multi-task, self-motivated and passionate about learning new technology

  • Proficient in MS Project, MS Excel, MS Word and MS PowerPoint

  • Experience with JIRA or Confluence preferred

Working Conditions:

  • Office environment

  • No travel required

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:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00