Senior Project Manager

Working from home
Aug 01, 2022
Aug 11, 2022
Full Time
Job Summary

Aptive is seeking a full-time Senior Project Manager to support the VA's governance objectives. The Senior Project Manager will provide management of the contract team, including overseeing an integrated team of communications experts, analysts, and writers; overseeing a robust project plan and deployment of tactics; and allocating resources.

The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for developing and routinely updating a workload management tool as well as templates and tracking reports to keep the government informed of timelines and milestones across project workstreams. He or she will coordinate the development of inputs into a project schedule, scope and estimate projects, execute a project plan, and monitor performance to ensure project tasks are completed on-time, on-budget, and within scope. Previous experience managing a large-scale project in a consulting environment, especially working with Service members, Veterans or Service member/Veteran-focused federal agencies, is preferred. Experience in governance program implementation is required.

This senior-level, full-time position is located on the client site in Washington, DC. This position may also be remote.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Oversee core team delivering support to OEI; ensure quality and timeliness of contracted deliverables; manage all aspects of contract execution.
  • Serve as the primary client point of contact, responding to requests for support and providing guidance on contract line, scope, and budget.
  • Provide strategic guidance and consulting for OEI strategic plans, communications, administrative support, and other efforts.
  • Create and monitor a workload management tool, task the project team with items, and monitor the quality of deliverables.
  • Assist in driving and maintaining project planning timelines and milestones for OEI lines of efforts, strategic plans, strategic initiatives, and business operation plans.
  • Provide oversight for status reports to leadership in OEI

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum 15 years of experience in governance program implementation.
  • PMP certified
  • Minimum 10 years of experience with Government projects
  • Minimum 4 years of experience with VA projects; some of which should preferably be with OIE
  • Minimum 10 years of experience leading large-scale projects
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S.

Desired Qualifications

  • Minimum 15 years of experience in governance program implementation
  • PMP certified
  • Minimum 10 years of experience with Government projects
  • Minimum 4 years of experience with VA projects; some of which should preferably be with OEI
  • Minimum 10 years of experience leading large-scale projects.

Client Information

The Office of Enterprise Integration strengthens the operational capabilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs executing across its Administrations and Offices.

Vision: Optimize the Department's resources including human capital, processes and technology to anticipate and rapidly adapt to the needs of our nation's Veterans their families and caregivers.

About Aptive

Aptive is a modern federal consulting firm focused on human experience, digital services, and business transformation. We harness creativity, technology, and culture to connect people and systems to impact the world. We're advisors, strategists, and engineers focused on people, above all else.

We believe in generating success collaboratively, leaving client organizations stronger after every engagement and building trust for the next big challenge. Our work inspires people, fuels change and makes an impact. Join our team to be part of positive change in your community and our nation.

EEO Statement

Aptive is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, parental status, veteran status, age, disability, or any other protected class.

Veterans, members of the Reserve and National Guard, and transitioning active-duty service members are highly encouraged to apply.

COVID 19 Vaccine Statement

This position supports a federal government contract and is subject to government vaccination mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status and proof of vaccination, or an adjudicated accommodation may be required for employment.

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