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Aston Carter Project Manager in Cedar Rapids, Iowa


Responsible for managing the overall direction of a single large or multiple smaller projects from analysis through implementation, with impact both within and across business units.

Provides direction in use of project management and project lifecycle methodologies.

Serve as project manager for one or more projects.

Responsible for meeting timelines, budget, quality and resource commitments for project(s).

Manage and coordinate project direction from analysis through implementation.

Actively manage the assembling of the project team, determining project task assignments, identifying resource requirements, developing and maintaining project schedule, coordinating the project activities and adhering to project deadlines.

Provide regular updates to team, management and PMO on work performed, plans, budget and overall status.

Conduct team meetings, communicate updates to the team and other interested parties.

Manage scope of project and elevate significant changes to the appropriate management.

May be responsible for instructing, directing and checking the work of other team members. Design and implement project organizational structure that is efficient and cost effective.

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Qualifications: Bachelors degree in a business related field or equivalent training/experience required. Minimum 5 years experience performing in project management. Experience with MS Office and project development/management tools required.

Preferred Qualifications: Project management, FMLI, ACS 100, AIAA 200 certifications preferred. Proven experience interacting with management. Excellent verbal and written skills. Proven experience in the following areas: utilizing interviewing/negotiation skills; coordinating and facilitating small and large group meetings; utilizing planning/organization skills and techniques; managing multiple priorities and project staff; and utilizing analysis and problem solving skills.

About Aston Carter:

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At Aston Carter, we’re dedicated to expanding career opportunities for the skilled professionals who power our business. Our success is driven by the talented, motivated people who join our team across a range of positions – from recruiting, sales and delivery to corporate roles. As part of our team, employees have the opportunity for long-term career success, where hard work is rewarded and the potential for growth is limitless.

Established in 1997, Aston Carter is a leading staffing and consulting firm, providing high-caliber talent and premium services to more than 7,000 companies across North America. Spanning four continents and more than 200 offices, we extend our clients’ capabilities by seeking solvers and delivering solutions to address today’s workforce challenges. For organizations looking for innovative solutions shaped by critical-thinking professionals, visit Aston Carter is a company within Allegis Group, a global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email ( for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.