HarrisburgRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Harrisburg jobs

Project Manager

Company: Solomons International
Location: Harrisburg
Posted on: November 22, 2020

Job Description:

Project Manager The position will serve the State Employees Retirement System (SERS) as one of up to three agency-level Project Managers, responsible for managing the implementation of various projects. Purpose The position will serve the State Employees Retirement System (SERS) as one of up to three agency-level Project Managers, responsible for managing the implementation of various projects, simultaneously, some of which are part of the agencyrsquos Strategic Plan. Additionally, this position will provide project management guidance and assistance to SERS internal resources who are managing projects. Description Each Project Manager will develop and assist others in the development of projects plans and management of agency projects from initiation through to completion ensuring adherence to the project schedule and satisfaction of all business, technical and quality requirements. The incumbent requires a strong personality to manage cross-functional program area staff in the successful delivery of projects. The position reports directly to and receives direction from SERS Deputy Executive Director for Administration. The position requires in-depth knowledge of project management methodologies (EPMM, PMP, PMBoK, etc.) and the ability to manage multiple projects at the same time, including those projects, for which the position is assigned as the lead Project Manager and those projects which the position is assigned to assist other Project Managers in the management of. Duties Coordinates agency initiatives across business areas, with other commonwealth agencies, and with other contracted vendors as appropriate. Develops project plans and timelines to support efforts and assist in the smooth and thorough execution of projects. Coordinates, with other Project Managers and Heads of agency departments, in the allocation of personnel to ensure proper apportionment consistent with priorities and deadlines. Provides guidance and assistance to others as they develop project plans. Provides guidance and assistance to others as they manage projects. Provides assistance to other Project Managers on those projects which the position is assigned to assist in the management of. Ensures changes to project estimates are documented and agreed to by the client agency department. Manages and tracks project progress against the project plan to ensure project is on schedule and takes corrective action if it is behind schedule. Notifies and keeps project staff informed of project timelines, milestones, phases, work request target dates, and approved executable work package. Communicates to project team members how their work relates to and helps to achieve project objectives. Ensures adherence to project scope and documents changes. Identifies risks, prepares risk mitigation plans, and executes contingency actions. Identifies constraints that may impede or prevent projects from being completed on time and escalate issues as necessary. Builds and maintains relationships and communicates with client agency departments. Develops, documents, and reports on all required project management metrics. Prepares status reports for project team, program managers, stakeholders, and the agency senior leadership team. Plans, organizes, prioritizes, and manages multiple work efforts across multiple teams and at times across multiple projects. Schedules or monitors project status reviews. Manages scope of the project and gains agreement and approval of any scope changes according to established procedure. Serves as primary point-of-contact for all project related issues and resolution of issues for projects the position is assigned as the lead Project Manager. Resolves conflicts with sensitivity and tact. Thinks critically and innovatively in delivering solutions to problems and obstacles. Develops and facilitates achievement of program service commitments and performance metrics. Ensures that all tasks add value and support the strategic direction of the agency. Required Skills Ability to implement and manage project management methodologies for information technology projects. 5-7 years of practical project management experience over comparably sized application development projects. 5 years of experience using Microsoft Project and Microsoft Office Suite. Demonstrated strong communication skills. Demonstrated skills in managing multiple projects at one time. Knowledge of the principles and methodologies of business process reengineering. Ability to work and communicate with a wide range of people ndash peers, vendors, management and others. Ability to display professional, positive, and approachable attitudedemeanor and discretion. Ability to manage own time effectively given priorities from manager. Skill Required Desired Amount of Experience Total Years Last used Ability to implement and manage project management methodologies for information technology projects. Required 7 Years 5-7 years of practical project management experience over comparably sized application development projects. Required 7 Years Demonstrated strong communication skills and demonstrated skills in managing multiple projects at one time. Required 7 Years Knowledge of the principles and methodologies of business process reengineering Required 7 Years Ability to work and communicate with a wide range of people ndash peers, vendors, management and others Required 7 Years Ability to display professional, positive, and approachable attitudedemeanor and discretion Required 7 Years Ability to manage own time effectively given priorities from manager Required

Keywords: Solomons International, Harrisburg , Project Manager, Other , Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Shipt: Part Time Delivery Job - Earn Up To $22/Hr
Description: Shipt is a membership-based marketplace that helps people get the things they need, like
Company: Shipt
Location: Leesburg
Posted on: 12/4/2020

Shipt Shopper
Description: Shipt is a membership-based marketplace that helps people get the things they need, like fresh produce and household essentials, from stores they trust. Help people save time and have fun while you're (more...)
Company: Shipt
Location: Leesburg
Posted on: 12/4/2020

CDLA Team Driver Jobs
Description: Team Drivers: HUGE 30,000 Sign On Bonus/split with TONS of miles 1,000 Holiday
Company: US Xpress
Location: Leesburg
Posted on: 12/4/2020


CDLA Team Driver Jobs: Earn up to 80 CPM!
Description: Team Drivers: HUGE 30,000 Sign On Bonus/split with TONS of miles 1,000 Holiday
Company: US Xpress
Location: Leesburg
Posted on: 12/4/2020

TransAm Trucking Recent CDL Graduate Company Truck Driver Jobs
Description: New Drivers Are Now Eligible For 2,500 In Sign-On Incentives TransAm Trucking is searching for recently graduated CDL truck driving school students who are interested in long-haul truck driving opportunities. (more...)
Company: Trans Am
Location: Leesburg
Posted on: 12/4/2020

Class A Team Driver Jobs
Description: Team Drivers: HUGE 30,000 Sign On Bonus/split with TONS of miles 1,000 Holiday
Company: US Xpress
Location: Leesburg
Posted on: 12/4/2020

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Description: Licensed Practical Nurse LPN Now Offering Paid Time Off PTO Benefits Aveanna Healthcare, the largest pediatric home health care company in the U.S., is hiring compassionate Licensed Practical (more...)
Company: Aveanna Healthcare
Location: Leesburg
Posted on: 12/4/2020

TransAm Trucking Company Truck Driver Jobs
Description: New Drivers Are Now Eligible For 2,500 In Sign-On Incentives TransAm Trucking is now hiring company CDL-A truck drivers for long-haul career opportunities Apply today and enjoy life on the road (more...)
Company: Trans Am
Location: Leesburg
Posted on: 12/4/2020

Grocery Shopper
Description: Shipt is a membership-based marketplace that helps people get the things they need, like fresh produce and household essentials, from stores they trust. Help people save time and have fun while you're (more...)
Company: Shipt
Location: Leesburg
Posted on: 12/4/2020

Lot Associate
Description: Job DescriptionLot Associates assist customers with the loading of their vehicles and also monitor
Company: The Home Depot
Location: Leesburg
Posted on: 12/4/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Pennsylvania jobs by following @recnetPA on Twitter!

Harrisburg RSS job feeds