Permanent General Companies, also known as "The General" insurance company as seen in national television advertisements, is a rapidly growing company and leading non-standard auto insurance provider. We are currently seeking qualified applicants for Senior IT Project Manager at our corporate headquarters in Nashville, TN. We offer an employee-friendly, fun and challenging work environment where the right candidate will learn and grow with the company.
Permanent General offers a generous benefits package including medical, dental, vision, basic (company paid) and supplemental life insurance after one month of employment; health care and dependent care flexible spending accounts, tuition reimbursement, paid time off (vacation, sick, holidays), wellness initiatives, 401(k) participation with a matching contribution and much more!
The primary duty for a Senior Project Manager is to coordinate IT and business projects through to completion including project planning, managing risk and issues, status reporting to all stakeholders, controlling scope and escalation. The senior project manager maintains overall project momentum by monitoring project accomplishments, quickly addressing issues, and by driving the project forward to key milestones. The senior project manager is capable of managing many different types of projects including software delivery projects, infrastructure projects, with both internal and vendor resources. The senior project manager is able to lead major multi-faceted, multi-vendor, multi-discipline projects that require considerable knowledge of the business. In some cases, the SPM is the subject matter expert for the solution. These projects may have multiple project managers who will be managed by the SPM.
Essential Job Responsibilities
For internal candidates, 10 years experience in IT or the business side with demonstrated knowledge of major systems of The General®.
Working knowledge of all phases of the Software Development Lifecycle including planning, designing, developing, testing, and releasing custom software applications.
Bachelor’s degree in a computer related field (Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Information Technology etc.) or Business Administration is required. Project Management Certification (PMP) is desired.