ABC Project Manager

Location: Richmond, VA
Date Posted: 11-06-2017
Position Title: Project Manager
Location: Downtown Richmond, VA
Security Clearance Type: N/A
Work Status: w2 or 1099
Position Status: 6-month contract
 
Position Description:
Our client is looking for Project Manager for a position located in downtown Richmond, VA. They are one of the eleven public safety agencies under the Secretariat of Public Safety and Homeland Security for the Commonwealth.
 
Summary
  • Project manager needed to supplement current team.  VABC has a 5-year modernization program with 27 high profile projects to modernize the enterprise. 
  • Project management responsibilities include delivering every project on time within budget and scope. Technology is a plus, but this role is more about delivery than technology. Project managers should have a background in business skills, management, budgeting and analysis.
  • Project managers are skilled at getting the best out of the people and projects that they oversee. They thrive when planning projects and working with project teams.
 
Responsibilities
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Developing project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation Develop a detailed project plan to track progress
  • Manage reporting and milestone delivery within our project governance framework
  • Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
 
Requirements
  • Great educational background, preferably in business and or technology
  • Proven working experience as a project administrator in the information technology sector
  • Solid technical background, with understanding or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • PMP / PRINCE II certification is required  
  • Experience with government sector procurement is a plus
 
About Seneca Resources:
Seneca Resources is client driven provider of strategic Information Technology consulting services and Workforce Solutions to government and industry.  Seneca Resources is a leading IT services provider with offices in Reston, Virginia, Alabama and Columbia, Maryland that service clients throughout the United States.  The key to our success lies within our strong corporate culture which drives our business.  We challenge our staff through engaging work, and we reward our staff through competitive compensation, extensive professional training, and excellent opportunities for career advancement.  In turn, we look for only the best and brightest to join our team.
 
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.
 
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