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Project Manager - @43/hr on W2
at Avacend, Inc.
Job Title: Project Manager
Work Location: Atlanta, GA 30303
Duration: 12+ Months
Pay Rate: 43/hr on W2
Under broad supervision, the IT Project Manager directs and develops, communicates and monitors quality assurance and testing project work plans and schedules for the application software development.
Supervises, monitors and develops systems project tasks and project schedules for system development, maintenance or enhancement.
Tracks and controls project resources and staffing needs
Creates reports on status of agency information security programs and projects.
Will manage the work responsibility of large numbers of agency staff or have large scope of responsibility within agency.
Analyzes trends to anticipate and adapt to changes and makes recommendations for changes to the PMO
Manager and the Deputy Director of Technology
Assesses and manages project risks, analyzing critical paths and establishing work breakdown structures
Follows established project criteria and procedures for project activities, ensuring that priorities, objectives, and activities are consistent with agency and entity goals
May manage internal projects or sub-projects of larger projects.
Serves as principal focal point for project implementation by coordinating and managing multiple complex project activities following widely recognized industry standards for the formulation and completion of work in the area of project management
Follows widely recognized industry standards for the formulation and completion of work in the area of project management
Bachelor’s degree in a related field and 6 years of IT project management experience
PMP certification from PMI or equivalent certification
5 years' experience leading projects of moderate to high complexity (must have occurred in the last 7 years).
Hands-on experience with MS Project, MS Visio, SharePoint 2013, and MS O365
Experience within the last 3 years leading/coordinating vendor managed projects
Extensive experience in written and oral communication skills.
Experience in Health and Human Services Systems, eligibility projects and business processes
Experience working in an outsourced environment
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