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Sr IT Project Manager Job

Date: Jul 3, 2019

Location: Westborough-Home Office, MA, US, 01581

Company: BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc.

BJ's Wholesale Club was the first retailer to introduce the warehouse club concept in the northeastern United States. Today, we’re a multibillion dollar operation with more than 200 clubs in 17 states from Maine to Florida.

While our Members know us for helping them save up to 25% off grocery prices every day, our Team Members  love us for providing a supportive and engaging workplace that’s committed to developing great talent.

If you’re a motivated and enthusiastic person who enjoys working collaboratively and is committed to providing great service for our Members, we want to hear from you. BJ’s offers a fast-paced, team environment with great training opportunities and competitive salary and benefits packages to help you  succeed.

A Senior Project Manager is responsible for managing one or more projects (generally having budgets between $250K and $2M) within the constraints of scope, quality, schedule, cost and budget. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Managing the people, tasks, and external resources for assigned projects within the defined tolerances
  • Ensuring the project team is defined and staffed appropriately and that the appropriate internal and external services are obtained to meet the objectives of the project in order to deliver the specified functionality and requirements defined by the projects
  • Complying with all System Development/Project Life Cycle, Change Management, Regulatory and Sarbanes-Oxley requirements
  • Communicating with users, IT and senior level management concerning project status and manage stakeholders’ expectations
  • Ensuring all project requirements and/or objectives are properly defined and documented
  • Establishing, building and updating project plans with actual and forecasts, manage deviations from the plan, and identify and manage project risk
  • Acting as a primary liaison between the IT division and the various stakeholders

 Requirements

  • 7 years of experience is required in IT project delivery, including application development projects and working with business and IT users
  • 3-5 years of increasing responsibility
  • Significant knowledge in project management processes, methods and standards
  • Experience managing a matrix team of associates, contractors and vendors with various skills and disciplines
  • Ability to build relationships, influence and negotiate without authority across all levels of IT and business units
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Business or related field, or equivalent work experience, is required. 
  • Retail industry experience, PMP (Project Management Professional) certification and knowledge of Six Sigma methodologies desired

BJ's Wholesale Club is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity for all qualified team members and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, ancestry, national origin, physical and/or mental disability, genetic information, atypical cellular or blood trait, marital and/or familial status, pregnancy, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.


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