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Project Manager

  • Location: Richmond, VA, 23219
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 13 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position: Project Manager

Location: Richmond, VA 23219

Term: 12 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Manage project operations, manage risk, budget, communications and schedule. 
  • Serve as a liaison with the vendor and business.
  • Oversees project performance.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for all project communications.
  • Provide guidance and leadership to the team. 
  • Build and maintain working relationships with team members, vendors, and other entities involved in the project.
  • Plan and monitor scheduled events such as meetings, testing and production releases.
  • Coordinate meetings with the stakeholders, team etc. periodically and also assist team members with coordination efforts related to the eWIC and Crossroads projects.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • PMP certification or VITA project management certification.
  • 10+ years of experience in high risk technical projects.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and follow-up skills.
  • 10+ years of experience managing stakeholders.
  • Must have strong knowledge of current project delivery methodologies and enterprise project portfolio management (PPM) tools.
  • Strategic thinking; ability to objectively align tactical work efforts with enterprise strategic vision.

Even better if you have:

  • Experience with VITA’s Commonwealth Technology Portfolio (CTP).
  • Process improvement, Six Sigma, or related experience.
  • 2+ years of experience with project staffing.

If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!