Project Manager


Professional Project Partners

Project Manager West Des Moines IA

Join our clients team in the Business Operations area and lead the implementation of complex insurance and IT projects! 


  • Lead programs with multiple, large-scale, highly complex, cross-functional projects aimed at achieving a single goal.
  • Manage programs with significant risk, benefits, or visibility, impacting overall company operations.


  • Provide direction for multiple related projects or programs, managing stakeholders, communications, and overall project progress.
  • Ensure projects meet quality, time, resource, and budget expectations.
  • Align program scope with strategic business objectives and recommend modifications to enhance effectiveness.
  • Identify and oversee necessary resources to meet program objectives.
  • Monitor project dependencies and incorporate constraints into the overall plan.
  • Identify and resolve or mitigate risks and issues.
  • Manage project budget and resource allocation.
  • Ensure the use of project management tools.
  • Mentor and coach less experienced Project Managers.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Business Administration, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.


  • 7+ years of IT Project Management experience required 
  • Previous experience in annuities or insurance preferred.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Expert knowledge of project management life cycle, tools, and processes.
  • Strong business acumen with the ability to translate business plans into action.
  • Experience with technology development processes.
  • Advanced skills in finance, cross-cultural awareness, leadership, communication, influence, negotiation, and conflict resolution.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to influence others.
  • Strong knowledge of change management techniques and facilitation skills.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to influence others and communicate across all areas of the company.
  • Ability to make decisions, use independent judgment, establish priorities, and work effectively on multiple initiatives concurrently.
  • Strong mental agility and analytical and conceptual thinking.

This individual is required to be onsite in the West Des Moines office. If you are ready to lead high-impact projects and drive operational success, apply now!

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