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Professional - Project Manager

  • Location: Germantown
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Expiry Date: 28 November 2022
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Job Description:


Position Summary & Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Takes ownership and drives each assigned project to a successful completion

  • Assess and monitors project issues and risks; develops appropriate mitigation plans, coordinates both internal and external resources, escalates per established procedures, to ensure that problems are resolved timely and to the client?s satisfaction

  • Manage ITM implementation and deployment schedule

  • The ability to work virtually with demonstrated ability to facilitate customer and internal meetings by conference calls.

  • Support projects during clients time zone and business hours and some limited cases outside business hours.

  • Schedule, install, validate and deliver products within scheduled timelines with a high degree of quality and exceptional customer satisfaction.

  • Maintains a strong client relationship while working with appropriate third-party vendor representatives from project kickoff to go Live date.

  • Demonstrates effective leadership and project management skills

  • Provides support, establishes relationship and project management expertise for client during the implementation phase, as well as first tier escalation point for internal resources working on the project.

  • Perform Lessons Learned at post implementation on all conversion projects? Manage concurrent clients Projects

  • Drive the documentation and proactive communication of Project goals, measures of success, plans, status, issues and risks in a timely manner to team members, stakeholders and senior management to assure strategic and Project alignment and the timely resolution of issues, risks and roadblocks.

  • Facilitate strong, positive, trusting relationships necessary to understand the customers needs and accurately represent the voice and perspective of the customer within Client

  • Skillfully & proactively generate creative solutions to challenging Project and/or client related issues in a timely manner under potentially stressful situations

  • Continually look for opportunities to improve current processes and approaches and drive the implementation of these changes.

  • Adheres to all company, departmental and project policies and procedures

  • Trains Less experienced employees within assigned area(s) as required

  • Develop innovative solutions to problems and processes

Basic Qualifications:

  • Ability to travel as needed

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience

  • 4 - 6 years project management and/or other related management experience, including the management of technical projects

  • Proven cross-function, end-to-end project management for new initiatives where little or no precedent may exist, requiring engagement with and accountability to business & functional group leaders.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage technical project

  • Excellent verbal/written communication and influencing skills as well as effective listening skills

  • Experience in the use of structured project management methods and tools

  • PMP Certified

  • Ability to quickly learn basic concepts related to government sector clients.

  • Ability to quickly learn new products

  • Excellent organizational skills.

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

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