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IT Project Manager

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Vitamin T is currently in search of an IT Project Manager for our client in Metro Detroit. This is a 3 month contract opportunity!


The IT Technical Project Manager is responsible for planning, directing and monitoring all activities for IT projects.  May manage projects and small/medium programs independently, or work with the Senior IT Project Manager on a large-scale program.  Accountable for preparing financial/work estimates of project/initiatives, budget tracking, and managing expectations of those estimates.  Manages the on-going operations support of implemented programs, including incoming system issues and enhancements.  



Manage Software Implementation and Operations

• Formulate and define project technical scope, objectives and budget  

• Creates and executes project schedules and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements

• Identifies resources needed, requests resources from the resource pool, assigns individual responsibilities

• Manages day-to-day operational aspects of a project/program and scope

• Minimizes exposure and risk on project

• Effectively applies IT delivery methodology and enforces project standards

• Ensures project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately

• Effectively manages the project budget

• Understands how to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully to internal team members and clients

• Ensures operations processes and standards are met

• Manages Level 2 application support.  Triages issues/requests from Call Center, application users, or external customers.  If unable to resolve, engages to the correct internal or external (vendor or client) resources.  Ensures all issues/requests are completed within any specified SLAs.  

• Completes moderate to complex validation of data, files or reports using repeatable SQL scripts or manual/unique SQL scripts.  

• Completes moderate to complex program exceptions to the database using repeatable SQL scripts or manual/unique SQL scripts.  


Client Management

• Manages day-to-day internal and external client interaction, including status reporting

• Organize, plan and facilitate client status meetings

• Supports the Client Services (business) team and/or Senior IT Project manager to manage client expectations

• Maintains strong relationships with day-to-day client personnel and IT contacts


Team Management

• Holds and facilitates regular IT team status meetings effectively as appropriate

• Effectively communicates relevant project information to stakeholders

• Resolves and/or escalates issues in a timely fashion

• Understands IT delivery processes and procedures



• 5+ years of experience as an IT Project Manager or in the Project Management field

• Proven prior experience performing all Software implementation/Project Manager responsibilities and functions

• Bachelor Degree, with a technology or business emphasis, or equivalent combination of education and/or work experience.  

• Experience in automotive marketing is a plus

• Understanding of web application development, database and system design including automated data processing, web service integration, and content management systems

• Experience working with hosting providers and general knowledge of web application infrastructure

• Proficiency in creating and modifying moderate to complex SQL scripts

• Proficiency in computer applications such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Project and PowerPoint

• PMI or other project management experience and certifications are a plus

• Strong oral and written communication skills to effectively interact with customers and all levels of personnel

• Strong analytical and detail-oriented aptitude 

• Excellent ability to work in a team environment

• Ability to manage time effectively, set priorities and meet deadlines

• Ability to learn and adapt to change


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