Sr. Project Manager for permitting system

Arlington, VA
Jun 20, 2019
Jun 21, 2019
Full Time
The primary responsibility is to lead the information technology side of the project. The individual must possess strong communication and facilitation, business analysis, documentation, project management skillsets and have proven success in continuous process improvement. Responsibilities Develop project charter and project plan Ensure delivery of project scope on time and within budget while meeting or exceeding quality standards and stakeholder expectations accountable for plans and teamwork assignments, directing work efforts, reviewing integrated project plans, escalating and communicating resource needs, ensuring completion of quality reviews, and driving the resolution of issues as appropriate Remove any barriers that might prevent achievement of project business goals Measure and track project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques Coordinate internal resources and third partiesvendors for a flawless execution of project Perform risk management to minimize project risks Develop communication plan and coordinate communication activities Track issue to resolution Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation Facilitate meeting, prepare agenda and meeting minutes Provide weekly status reports, escalate issues to management as needed The successful candidate will possess the following Ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, including elected officials, executives, managers, and subject matter experts Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including upper management and head of departments Strong listening and interpersonal skills Detail oriented, strong analytical, problem-solving skills Excellent meeting facilitator, strong verbal, oral, and written communication skills Strong ability to work in compliance with Project Management Office frameworks Ability to drive projects using different implementation methodologies such as Waterfall, Agile andor SCRUM Knowledge and experience with project management techniques included but not limited to creating WBSs, WBS dictionaries, RACI chart, scope baselines, communication plans, risk registers, quality management plans, and all components of a project management plan. Ability for providing high quality collaborative documents such as meeting minutes, action items list, weekly report, executive summary, etc Current PMP certification from the Project Management Institute (PMI) and on-hands familiarity with current PMI s Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK V5) Experience managing project of enterprise application implementation in land development, building and permitting process such as Accela software is a plus 5-7 years experience as a Project Manager with medium to large scale, enterprise applications Experience with county government is a plus Strong Microsoft Office and MS-Project skills Experience with ITIL v3 framework and continuous improvement process

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