Junior Project Manager

Mobile, AL 36607

Posted: 06/29/2020 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Project Manager Job Number: 20707

Job Description

Opening with our client for a Project Manager.

We have 2 openings, one for a junior level and one for a mid to senior level Project Manager.

Both roles require travel within a southeast region up to 75% of the time (after COVID restrictions lifted)

Junior Role: 2 to 5 years of project management experience
Mid to Senior Role: 5 to 8 years of project management experience

This is contract to start with potential to become a direct hire role after 6 months.
 

Responsibilities

  • Work on multiple project deliverables from conception through completion with a focus on cost, expenditures, schedule and project performance to include coordination of resources (internal, vendors, etc.)
  • Understand the scope of project to help drive the successful coordination of teams responsible for the analysis, design, integration, testing, documentation, and implementation of telecommunications systems.
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders.
  • Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders.
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation.
  • Perform initial, interim, and final contract cost and risk analysis.
  • Communicate all deliverable status updates and make recommendations for improvement to program leadership.
  • Review and report contract/project status and benchmarking, with extensive knowledge of various types of contracts and agreements.
  • Track approved budget to budget spend by project and report on an as needed or monthly basis.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or at least 4 years of related work experience in lieu of degree.
  • Junior: At least 2 years of program or project analyst experience 
  • Mid-Senior:  At least 5 years of program or project analyst experience
  • Project management certification and/or Agile certifications preferred. 
  • Experience tracking budget spend
  • Experience working with project management tools and collaboration systems such as Jira, SmartSheet, Confluence, Salesforce, etc.; Windows OS and Microsoft Office Suite of products.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment while meeting competing deadlines.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Experience working directly with customer stakeholders.
  • Experience working in the Telecommunications, Technology and/or Government Contracting industry.
  • Ability to travel up to 75%
 



Project Manager - 20707
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Additional Information

Oxford Solutions is a professional staffing firm that specializes in the placement of talented professionals into challenging, career-enriching opportunities. We're based in Pittsburgh, PA, but we have openings with major clients located nationwide. We provide multiple avenues of employment to include contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement. Our well-trained staff of recruiters will work with you to help land your first job or your dream job and strive to always affect people's lives in a positive way.

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