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Project Manager - @43/hr on W2

at Avacend, Inc.

Posted: 10/12/2019
Job Reference #: 7527

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Job Title: Project Manager

Work Location: Atlanta, GA 30303

Duration: 12+ Months

Interview: In-Person

Pay Rate: 43/hr on W2

Job Description:

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

Minimum Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

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


Bikram Kumar
Senior Recruiter, Avacend Inc

Email: Bikram.k@avacend.com

Job Location
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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