PMO Manager

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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

DiversityWorking Chester, VA

Company
DiversityWorking
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
7284526
AJE Ref #
576152677
Location
Chester, VA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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* PMO Manager
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* Requisition ID:
16021184
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* Location\(s\):
United States\-Virginia\-Chester
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* US Citizenship Required for this Position:
Yes
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* Relocation Assistance:
No relocation assistance available
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* Northrop Grumman recruits top talent with traditional and non\-traditional backgrounds in order to ensure our team is united, connected, skilled, focused and innovative\. An inclusive workplace of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives is the key to our performance\. At Northrop Grumman, we want our employees to bring their whole self to work\. All your different sides are welcome here, as we believe they make our team, our products and our services, that much better\.The PMO Manager will manage a portfolio of projects and activities related to one of the Program's main project portfolio's\. They will be responsible for the continual enhancement of documentation and processes related to their assigned portfolio and related processes\. This manager also will lead a team of project managers and will be responsible for all management responsibilities such as performance management, delegation of assignments, employee development and time approval\. This role interfaces internally with management across the entire program and externally with Virginia IT Agency personnel and other agency customers\.Duties of this role include:
+ Oversight and successful delivery of a portfolio of projects+ Estimating, planning and adherence to project budgets and schedules+ Developing mechanisms to monitor project progress+ Assessing project issues and assisting project managers in problem solving and in developing resolutions+ Ensuring adherence to program project management standards+ Continuous improvement of tools and processes utilized within the PMO+ Personnel management including coaching, mentoring, employee development, goal setting and performance managementBasic Qualifications:
+ Bachelor's Degree plus at least 6 years of experience+ Prior experience managing Information Technology projects+ A results\-oriented leader with ability to drive results across the organization+ Excellent customer management skills including relationship building, new business generation, negotiation and issue resolution+ Excellent written and verbal communication+ Demonstrated initiative and motivation toward continuous improvement+ Ability to drive efforts to closure+ Leadership experience as a team/process lead or manager+ Ability to drive team engagement and morale+ Experience in process ownership including definition, documentation, monitoring, and continual improvement+ Detail and deadline oriented possessing strong analytical skills+ Must be able to prioritize competing projects and assignments+ Must be highly organized and have the ability to handle a heavy workload of varied tasks/initiatives+ Demonstrated ability to learn new concepts and apply them through conversation and practicePreferred Qualifications:
+ PMP certification or Masters in Business Administration+ Experience performing project portfolio managementNorthrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce\. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class\. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www\.northropgrumman\.com/EEO \. U\.S\. Citizenship is required for most positions\.
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* _16021184_ .