Apex Systems, the nation s 2nd largest Information Technology Staffing organization, has an opening for a Project Manager to work within one of our large clients in the Columbia, SC area. This 12+ month contract with the possibility of extension.Please send your resume to Brooke Hileman at [Click Here to Email Your Resum ] if you're interested in learning more about this role! To view all jobs from Apex, and/or sign up to receive posting alerts that match your criteria, join our Talent Network via .Responsible for the management and coordination of all tasks associated with large projects of high complexity and risk, to include the management and coordination of enterprise projects or a multi-agency projects of the highest complexity and risk. Directs the implementation and enforcement of successful project management methodologies; communicates individual roles and project or program expectations.Directs and provides project management consultation for all aspects of the design, development, and implementation of programs or projects within a program (i.e., performs project analysis, valuation, development, post-implementation review, and production support for highly complex projects); prepares final assessment of project achievements and suggests changes for future projects; conducts formal review at the completion of the program and each related project to confirm and track customer satisfaction.Works with development team to integrate areas of improvement into the systems development life cycle and project management processes. When serving as the Director of a Project Management Office, establishes, maintains, and promulgates the use of agency-wide project management methods, standards, processes, and practices.Provides the highest level of project management expertise to assist those making strategic decisions (e.g., justifies the scope, time frame, and cost of the project to agency representatives) and may establish strategic direction for projects to ensure resources are optimized and priorities are continuously reviewed.REQUIRED SKILLS (RANK IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE):Knowledge of project management principles and methodologiesAbility to effectively plan and organize work activities and prioritize task completion to meet schedules and deadlinesAbility to communicate effectively (orally and verbally)Ability to interpret and apply rules and regulationsKnowledge of state government procurement regulations and processesAbility to manage work and provide guidance to employees.Ability to develop and manage project budget, materials, and equipment.Ability to make presentations and prepare reports.REQUIRED EDUCATION:Bachelor s Degree 10+ years experience managing large projects of significant complexity and risk REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS: PMP Certification required ITIL experience preferredEEO EmployerApex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-###-#### Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task
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