NKU welcomes applicants to fill the position of Project Manager to assist with the development of the Project Management Office helping to establish policies and procedures for project and change management. Responsible for project management including planning, monitoring, and reporting of IT projects.
Primary Responsibilities :
- Works with project team members and leadership of relevant areas to develop effective project plans 25% - Directs, monitors, and reports project activity (e.g. tasks, milestones, deadlines, resource allocations, budget) 20% - Coordinates and communicates between resources, departments, and stakeholders on project progress 10% - Facilitates project status meetings 10% - Identifies scope creep, change order requests, and project delays 10% - Understands requirements/specs of projects 5% - Monitors/maintains project hours and budgets 5% - Fosters a work environment based on cooperation, team-building, and professionalism 5% - Actively pursues continuous growth and development of technical and project management expertise 5% - Identifies project risks and develops contingency plans 5%
Bachelors Degree and 3 year of experience required or acceptable equivalency.
No specific degree is required, but one in a business/project management field is preferred.
Minimum Learning time = 6 months.
Any candidate who is offered this position will be required to go through a pre-employment criminal background check as mandated by state law.
Minimum Education: Acceptable Equivalency
Minimum Experience: 3 years
Quick Link: 8046
Internal Number: 8046
About Northern Kentucky University
NKU is a growing metropolitan university of more than 14,000 students served by more than 2,000 faculty and staff on a thriving suburban campus near Cincinnati.
Located in the quiet suburb of Highland Heights, Kentucky—just seven miles southeast of Cincinnati—we have become a leader in Greater Cincinnati and Kentucky by providing a private school education for a fraction of the cost.
While we are one of the fastest growing universities in Kentucky, our professors still know our students' names.