Project Manager

Employer
Smithsonian Institution
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Sep 13, 2021
Closes
Sep 15, 2021
Ref
86544460
Hours
Full Time
Summary This position is located in the Smithsonian Institution Anacostia Community Museum (ACM). The incumbent serves as Project Manager for all museum wide projects. These projects may include exhibits (on site in the gallery, on site outside, and off site in the local community), educational experiences related to exhibits such as the creation of audio tours, exhibit opening and closing events, and school related programs. Responsibilities As a Project Manager, the incumbent will perform the following functions: Serves as point of contact (POC) for staff and clients for ACM project. Acts as the main keeper of project information and assures that all stakeholders are kept up to date on all relevant. Promotes organizational effectiveness by sharing knowledge and techniques, demonstrating and encouraging cooperation and teamwork. Manages all aspect of assigned projects following ACM's and the SI's policies and procedures from project planning to execution and close-outs. Acts as interpretive specialist to help to articulate themes with the project team, developing outlines, facilitating discussion and writing summaries. Requirements Conditions of Employment Pass Pre-employment Background Investigation May need to complete a Probationary Period Maintain a Bank Account for Direct Deposit/Electronic Transfer Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered with Selective Service Qualification requirements, including one year time-in-grade at the next lower grade level for promotion candidates, must be met within 30 days of the job announcement closing date.For information on qualification requirements, see Qualification Standards Handbook for General Schedule Positions viewable on the web at Qualifications Specialized Experience:You qualify for this position if you possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-09 level in the Federal Service or comparable pay band system.For this position Specialized experience is defined as:overseeing various museum or cultural institution projects (ie exhibitions, educational programs, build outs, etc); creating and managing projects, developing project budgets; developing schedules and timelines; and communicating updates with project team members. OR Education: Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree OR 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree OR Or a Combination: Education and experience may be combined to meet the basic qualifications. For a full explanation of this option please see theQualification Standards. Special Instructions for Foreign Education: If you are qualifying by education and/or you have education completed in a foreign college/university described above, it is your responsibility to provide transcripts and proof of US accreditation for foreign study. For instructions on where to fax these documents, see the "Required Documents" section of this announcement. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (eg, Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (eg, professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.Part-time and/or unpaid experience related to this position will be considered to determine the total number of years and months of experience. Be sure to note the number of paid or unpaid hours worked each week.Special Instructions for Foreign Education: If you are qualifying by education and/or you have education completed in a foreign college/university described above, it is your responsibility to provide transcripts and proof of US accreditation for foreign study. For instructions on where to fax these documents, see the "Required Documents" section of this announcement. Or a Combination: Education and experience may be combined to meet the basic qualifications; For a full explanation of this option please see the Qualification Standards. Education Additional Information Flexible Spending Accounts - https://www.fsafeds.com/ Health Insurance - - Insurance - Term Care Insurance - Program - https://www.opm.gov/retirement-services/

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