IT Project Manager

NOTICE OF OPENING: Outdoor Sportsman Group
LOCATION: Tulsa, OK
CANDIDATE POOL: Internal/External Candidates
REPORTS TO: Director, Information Technology OSG
DEPARTMENT: Information Technology
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Until Filled

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POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The IT Project manager will be responsible for planning, implementing and overseeing to completion the technology projects within our broad portfolio of broadcast and publishing entities. A successful candidate will be highly technical and act as a liaison between communication providers, service vendors, our different companies and employees, and our IT professionals. They will be expected to not only manage projects from a documentation level, but also be hands-on in the implementation process, working with our teams to perform system and network related tasks as necessary. Some after-hours activity possible in addition to occasional travel (15%) related to the position.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide technology strategic planning.
  • Integrate IT technologies into the company’s various divisions for optimal effectiveness.
  • Understand current and future business goals and ongoing IT issues to ensure business success.
  • Identify problems or ongoing pain-points and develop plans to proactively resolve by utilizing existing solutions and resources or recommending necessary technologies.
  • Serve as the contact point for providers, vendors and implementation specialists working on various projects.
  • Provide overall project scopes, timelines, updates, and completion reports for all projects managed.
  • Manage project budgets, expenses, and contractors effectively.
  • Proactively examine IT business strategies and identify potential improvements in policy and procedure.
  • Work hands-on with IT team members to build, install and implement new technologies.

REQUIRED SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer-related field of study or comparable work experience.
  • 4+ years’ progressively responsible experience as an IT professional.
  • 2+ years’ IT management experience preferred.
  • In-depth knowledge of Windows, Apple, 365, network and service desk administration.
  • PMP or other related project management certification or comparable project management work experience preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Highly-organized and detail-oriented.

Outdoor Sportsman Group