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Advisor Project Management

  • Internship
  • Madison (Dane)
  • Teaching

Job description

·  Job Description:

Manage multiple projects and/or programs of varying complexity through the Project Life Cycle. Lead teams that are responsible for achieving project/program objectives, including system modifications and enhancements. Required to work onsite in our Madison, WI office.  

·  Follow defined project management policies and procedures and adapt to any changes.
·  Develop and update the Project Schedule, including Project Phases, Tasks, Work Efforts, Durations, and Key Milestones to help drive successful outcomes.
·  Work with Project Sponsors to identify and obtain resources needed for projects.
·  Organize, direct, and motivate project team members to ensure awareness and understanding of deadlines, assignments and objectives.
·  Mentor other PMs on project management fundamentals and best practices.
·  Provide and update monthly Project Forecasts for the full life of the project.
·  Track project progress through monitoring project resource hours and ensure timeliness and accuracy of reporting.
·  Effectively communicate project progress through weekly Project Status Report Updates.
·  Identify, communicate, and monitor project Risks, Assumptions, Issues, Dependencies, and Constraints.
·  Plan and facilitate Project Team Meetings.
·  Drive project teams to the successful execution and delivery of projects.

Basic Qualifications

·  Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
·  Nine or more years of experience in project and/or program management and a strong understanding of project management methodologies
·  Experience managing multiple projects and/or programs of varying size and complexity simultaneously and adapting to changes in priority
·  Experience managing projects using Waterfall methodology required. Experience managing projects using Agile methodology is desired.
·  Experience managing both Fixed Bid funded projects and Time and Materials funded projects.
·  Experience managing projects within a Client/Vendor structure.
·  Experience working with Microsoft Project as well as a strong understanding of the tool is required. Experience with Microsoft Project Online (MSPO) desired
·  Project Management Professional (PMP) certification, or progress on obtaining certification is strongly desired.

Other Qualifications

·  Strong communication skills with the ability to adapt messaging based on stakeholders and audience
·  Strong leadership skills
·  Strong organizational skills
·  Creative thinking and problem solving skills
·  Ability to deal with ambiguity and change
·  Ability to work and collaborate in a team environment
·  Willingness to work additional hours if needed to meet project goals

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