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POST DATE 9/15/2016
END DATE 10/30/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONWe are currently seeking a Project Manager/Consultant. This is a contract opportunity with the potential to become full time with benefits.
The Consultant is subject to practices and procedures covered by functional precedents and policies and/or managerial direction. Incumbents are given the degree of independence needed to achieve results, provided that their activities are consistent with approved operating plans and objectives, as well as with policies and precedents. The management direction given these incumbents establishes expected results. Representative duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
Provides tactical direction and communicates strategic direction to project resources.
Manages multiple projects which may have many internal and external dependencies, are complex in scope, have organization-wide impact, have multiple internal and external integration points, a higher level of risk requiring mitigation plans, and are worked with multiple teams of resources.
Integrates and manages significant components of major projects.
Provides leadership and technical expertise for the planning, managing and implementation of projects. Plans project timelines and milestones, tracks progress, monitors and communicates project status and determines project costs and controls. Identifies and resolves project-related issues and/or risks.
Provides direction and support in the use of project management tools. Consults on the use of estimating and reporting tools and techniques. Provides leadership and expertise around estimating tasks, milestones, timeframes and resources required for the work, as well as managing issues, risks, changes and dependencies.
Accountable for the financial management of assigned projects, including integration opportunities, cost reductions and benefit realization.
Bachelor's degree/advanced degree in a relevant area or equivalent work experience.
6 or more years project management work experience. Must include experience in managing complex projects with both internal and external integration points.
We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected veteran status.
Certified Project Management Professional, of ability to attain in one year, or Six Sigma Green Belt.