Project Manager

Bethesda, Montgomery, Maryland
Jul 31, 2014
Oct 30, 2014
Healthcare, Other
Job Summary:
Our client, an expanding strategy and communications consulting firm, is seeking a Project Manager with conference planning/management experience for a three month contract with possible extension to play a major role in executing growth strategy.

Duties include but not limited to:
• Develop project WBS’s; define and assign work to Account Executives; monitor and control work in progress for quality; and provide active assistance to meet schedules or resolve complex requirements
• Establish metrics and monitor progress to assure contract compliance, customer satisfaction and attainment of company commitments and objectives
• Manage day-to-day operational aspects of a project and scope; emphasis on conference and symposium management
• Review deliverables prepared by team before passing to client
• Effectively apply the company’s methodology and enforce project standards
• Ensure project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately
• Develop new customer contacts by actively identifying additional/expanded tasking with existing customers and define requirements for draft statements of work
• Actively participate in proposal preparation, both technical and business

Project Manager Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
• 2-3 years of conference planning or management experience is required
• Experience and willingness in working on RFPs and RFQs
• Comfort managing people
• Experience working with government clients
• CMP/SGMP/PMP qualification highly preferred
• International experience desired

Our client is very motivated to engage this critical expertise. For immediate consideration for this opportunity, please submit your resume to SPARKS.

We look forward to discussing your background, your current job search and your potential career path with SPARKS!