Project Manager

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📅  Posted 13 days ago 📍 United States 💵 not specified
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Job Description

SMX is seeking a Project Manager to be responsible for planning, overseeing and leading projects originating from the DITAC organization from ideation through to completion. This position requires interaction with a range of internal and external stakeholders, both civilian and contractor specifically supporting the earthquake recovery efforts onsite.  This position requires a high level of written and verbal communication skills, a capacity to manage high stress situations, the ability to multitask and manage various project elements simultaneously, demonstrated leadership skills and big-picture thinking/vision, and a high level of attention to detail.

This position requires a DoD Secret clearance or the ability to obtain one which requires US citizenship for work on a DoD contract.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Manages and executes multiple projects in line with designated deadlines
  • Manages changes to scope, cost and schedule of project work
  • Prepares and updates project plans and status reports
  • Oversees project documentation and deliverables
  • Coordinates cross-functional meetings of personnel related to project
  • Allocates appropriate resources to ensure projects are completed within given time and budget
  • Establishes communications with customers; Communicates effectively across all levels of management
  • Identifies project and material requirements; Coordinates deliveries
  • Identifies and coordinates with necessary stakeholders for equipment assembly, installation and checkout
  • Reports status, develops project-related documentation, and implements lessons learned
  • Participates in project performance review meetings and discussions
  • Updates and maintains production and quality metrics for assigned projects
  • Participates in planning process
  • Manages risk accordingly
  • Optimizes and improves processes where necessary

Required Skills & Experience

  • Clearance Required: Secret
  • Ability to obtain DoD Secret
  • Minimum of 3 years of project management experience
  • Ability to influence and focus on process improvement
  • Strong leadership and relationship management skills
  • Excellent time management, prioritization, and organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office programs and other relevant technology applications

Desired Skills & Experience

  • B.A. / B.S. degree (additional experience can be substituted for education)
  • PMP certification or DAWIA Level II
  • The ideal candidate will be goal oriented and action focused, pragmatic and self-disciplined
  • Able to effectively handle multiple and shifting priorities and possess excellent time management skills

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