Project Manager - Chicago

Job description

Job - Project Manager

Location - Chicago

Full time & Permanent

 

Be part of a world-class digital workplace agency.

WM Reply are an 120 person, and fast growing, Microsoft Cloud consultancy. We are part of the 9,500 strong Reply group. With offices in London, Chester, Manchester, Minsk, Amsterdam & now Chicago. We work with leading enterprise clients building amazing Modern Workplaces and websites.

 

With an impressive roster of clients, including Microsoft, Barclays, Unilever and Rolls-Royce, you`ll be contributing to a growing team famed for their expertise in connecting people with technology.

 

We are looking for an Senior Project Manager who can drive our brand forward. 

 

Our Project Managers are smart, intuitive and forward thinking and their ability to drive change and disseminate learnings is what sets them apart from the rest. As a Project Manager, you’ll own the implementation of exciting new projects, gathering requirements, contributing to strategy development and managing stakeholder expectations.

Requirements


WM Reply is looking for a motivated individual for a Project Manager. Ideal candidate will be able to drive change and disseminate learnings and own the implementation of exciting new projects, gathering requirements, contributing to strategy development, and managing stakeholder expectations. Position is located at our office in Chicago, IL.


Qualifications and Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related degree
  • 4 to 5 years of solid project management experience
  • You love meeting new clients and they are at the heart of what you deliver
  • You love Tech!
  • Experience in an enterprise project management role and consulting
  • You are from a consultancy or agency background
  • Experience in Office 365/Microsoft 365, Teams, SharePoint, and the Power Platform suite of products
  • You have the can-do attitude to upsell our brand to clients
  • You are positive, proactive in terms of finding solutions, and want to work with a great team
  • Managing and motivating internal and external delivery teams
  • Look after projects from a programmer level, devise roadmap and strategy
  • Coordination of the project team members and ensuring that meetings are planned, attended and that minutes and actions are recorded and issued
  • Work with the leadership team to review and revise PMO processes
  • Ensure resourcing is adequate by reviewing forecasting and helping make recruitment decisions
  • Take ownership of project scope and change management
  • Developing and maintaining a detailed project plan
  • Ensure all project risks are managed adequately
  • Production of concise accurate weekly project reports
  • Manage and own relationships with Clients
  • Manage project budgets and effective resource utilization
  • Must be eligible to work in the US


Reply offers:

  • Market competitive compensation (base salary and bonus).
  • Health & Dental Insurance.
  • Vision, Disability and life Insurance (100% company paid).
  • 401(k) company match
  • Paid Time Off – Vacation and Sick time.
  • Company Paid holidays.
  • Opportunities for training and certification in skill area.
  • Appropriate mentoring and training, to be successful in their position.
  • Opportunities to learn and grow in a global environment
  • Flexible working
  • Training and knowledge sharing sessions, both inside and outside of the Microsoft space
  • In-office bar fridge (fully stocked), the latest laptops, and a sofa filled breakout area


About Reply

Reply US is part of Reply Group, a leading consulting company, specializing in innovative solutions based on new cutting-edge technologies. With more than 8000 employees globally, Reply is a center of excellence in a variety of technologies and practices. Reply provides to leading industrial groups, both in Europe and North America, with effective support in terms of the definition and development of business models enabled by the new technology and communication-based paradigms, such as Social Networking, Cloud Computing and the Internet of Things, to optimize and integrate processes, applications and devices.



Quirks you’ll love:

  • Flexible working – not a morning person? Then don’t start until 10am. Flying off for the weekend? Wrap up at 4pm.
  • We’re part of the Reply group and there are always training and knowledge sharing sessions, both inside and outside of the Microsoft space
  • We have an in-office bar fridge (fully stocked), the latest laptops, and a sofa filled breakout area


Diversity

At HQ, we have a budding comedian, a spin instructor, a DJ, a backflip world record holder, a DJ, a goth model and a cartoonist. Our offices are equipped with Xboxes, a fully-stocked beer fridge, Dungeons & Dragons club and plenty of nerf guns. The diversity - we have people from across all walks of life - a mix of nationalities, sexualities, religions, genders and interests so buckle in and apply already!


Company Culture

Check out this video to get a better idea of our company culture!