1. Oversees the execution and implementation of detailed project plans in concert with stakeholders. 2. Manages several routine projects simultaneously and ensures that the design, testing, training, documentation and prioritization objectives are met. 3. Assists in refining and re-sequencing during the implementation and execution phases of assigned projects, as needed. 4. Works closely with business analysts, technical professionals, end users and project stake holders during the requirements, solutions design and implementation phases to develop detailed project plans for implementation. 5. Works on risk assessment, communication planning, development of performance metrics, and project entry criteria. 6. Creates detailed project plans including timelines, budgets, and resource allocation to ensure successful project completion. 7. Manages client expectations and provides issue/risk identification and escalation pathways. 8. May supervise the implementation team of cross-functional project and technical resources. 9. Designs, develops, and executes communication systems to ensure effective exchange of information between project stakeholders, senior management, and staff. 10. Resolves complex project issues that involve representatives from multiple organizations. 11. Complies with standard policies and procedures. 12. May supervise and train junior project managers. 13. May perform other duties as assigned.
Required Skill/ability 5: Flexibility and amenability to new responsibilities as the position matures and the needs of the program change. Strong interpersonal skills.
Posting Position Title: Project Manager
Required Skill/ability 3: High proficiency in the use of MS Office programs including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Project Manager
Required Skill/ability 1: Project management experience, including gathering requirements from the client / business and documentation, tracking and planning projects.
Required Skill/ability 4: Ability to work independently and diligently. Proven passion and pride for one's work and ability to interact successfully in a dynamic and team-oriented environment.
Required Skill/ability 2: Superior organization, writing, communication, presentation and problem-solving skills. Proven track record as a proactive program/project leader.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field and five years of related work experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 62097BR
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