Job Description :
Project Manager for the State of Georgia
Location: Atlanta, GA
Duration: 12 Months
Requisition ID: 642390

The Georgia Dept. of Correction (GDC) seeks a Project Manager to manage projects through the full life cycle from project definition and approval through implementation and evaluation of all project deliverable''s. Creates a collaborative partnership with all internal and external team members to accomplish the deliverable''s within the time-frame and budgets defined. Provides guidance to the project team and utilizes standard project management methodology. May also serve in a lead role and/or supervise lower-level staff.

Desirable general experience.

5-8 years as a project/program manager, 3 years in an operational management role.
Experience managing medium to large scale complex projects - Resume reflects experiencing managing
projects with a value greater than 1 million dollars
Experience with large project teams - Resume reflects experiencing managing projects with twenty or more
team members.
Executive Experience - Candidate has spent part of his/her career as an executive level manager.
Public Sector experience - The candidate has worked for or contracted to a state or federal agency.
Project Recovery- The candidate must provide a satisfactory answer to: how to recover a troubled project.

Desirable technical experience:

Has PM/SDLC life cycle experience-Understands as well as has extensive experience in applying life cycle
methodologies on the projects managed.
Technical background: Has performed in a Technical Architect, Business Analyst, or other technical role,
sometime in his/her career.
Application development: Has managed projects that dealt with implementing IT
applications for an organization.
Presently carries an active PMP certification, achieved through the PMI organization
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Client : State of Georgia