Senior Project Manager

Employer
JPI
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Oct 12, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Hours
Full Time
JPI has an opening for a Project Manager with ten to 12 years of management consulting and project management experience, and at least eight years of relevant experience in direct support of the US Coast Guard, Government Agencies supporting defense, Homeland Security, or law enforcement missions. This position will be working with the US Coast Guard clients to ensure projects are delivered on time and within budget.Job Responsiblities Create Project Management-related strategies and action plans Develop and maintain project plans and integrated master schedules Managing projects of high complexity and to direct the completion of projects within estimated time-frames and resource constraints.Coordinating all parties to tasks and review work products for completeness, quality, and adherence to customer requirements.Conducting detailed research and analysis of technical data. Reading and interpreting government policy, regulations, and directives and to apply those to required activities.Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with senior personnel.Provide coaching to senior leadership and/or client personnel.Leading and facilitating client meetings and exercises.Identifying strategies for automating and implementing efficient work management processes.Mapping complex business processes and communicating processes solutions to the client. Creating project status briefings and reports.Developing project artifacts including charters, agendas, minutes, and correspondence.Identifying risks to the trajectory of the project and developing risk mitigation strategies.Identifying issues and developing issues resolution/escalation strategies.Additional activities include participating in program management working sessions and supporting program managers in executing day-to-day project management activities.​RequirementsMust have eight to 10 years management consulting experience and at least eight years project management as well as relevant experience in direct support of the US Coast Guard, Government Agencies supporting defense, Homeland Security, or law enforcement missions.Bachelor's degree in business, information systems, engineering or a related field. Master's degree is a plus.Understanding and working knowledge of MS Project 2010, MS Project Server 2010, and MS Project Web Access; ability to effectively leverage MS Project capabilities and features to enhance a project's ability to be managed.Understanding of developing project management methodologies (processes, best practices, tools, and templates).Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.Must be a self-starter with the ability to work effectively independently and in team settings to include close collaboration with program managers and client personnel.Proven ability to support multiple projects and deliverables simultaneously in a deadline driven process.Experience in building and managing client relationships.Ability to recognize new business development opportunities.Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft SharePoint 2010, and Microsoft Visio.Exposure to SDLC, ITIL, or CMMi principles preferred.Must have PMP certification.Clearance: Clearable to DoD Secret or above.​​ Name * Email * Phone Resume Upload Files must be less than 10 MB.Allowed file types: txt rtf pdf doc docx. Resume Text Copy and paste resume here if you do not wish to upload. Leave this field blank Our Story We specialize in customizing solutions that stand out so you never stand still. We work with you to grow and expand, removing obstacles that impede your success. By offering the right management techniques and tools at the right time, we'll help you meet your goals. CapabilitiesContinual Process ImprovementCyber SecurityGovernanceHuman Capital PlanningSoftware DevelopmentProgram ManagementPerformance ManagementRisk ManagementStrategic CommunicationStrategic PlanningTransformation and Modernization Contracting With Us Careers Contact Us 2270 Kraft Drive, Suite 1850 Blacksburg, VA 24060 Phone: 540-443-9240 Fax: 540-301-6418 [Click Here to Email Your Resume] (C) Copyright 2007-2017 JPI. All Rights Reserved. SourceURL: www.jpidev.com/senior-project-manager