Job Description :
Sr. Project Manager for the State of Georgia
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Duration: 12+ Months

Job Summary:
Under limited supervision, manages projects through the full life cycle from project definition and approval through implementation and evaluation of all project deliverables.
Creates a collaborative partnership with all internal and external team members to accomplish the deliverables within the timeframes 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.
Expert level knowledge of standard PM tools such as One Note, MS Project Professional, SharePoint, Visio, MS Office Suite, etc to share project plans and manage overall communication with stakeholders.
Ability to lead communications and facilitate documentation, track and monitor events for a task force of approximately 20 people.
Develop and manage all aspects of project and program engagement from planning, external vendor relationships, communications, resources, budget, change, risks and issues
Full project life cycle ownership: successful project delivery will include full implementation from initiation to deployment for one major or several minor initiatives simultaneously

The successful candidate will be exceptional at documentation, tracking and monitoring a budget and they will have knowledge of facilities, construction, infrastructure, equipment, and personnel.
Prepare estimates and detailed project plan for all phases of the project
Report on project success criteria results, metrics, test and deployment management activities
Ensure that projects and programs are proceeding according to scope, schedule, budget and quality standards
Will direct and coordinate project activities, including but not limited to:
Schedule development and maintenance
Resource tracking
Risk management
Communications management
Quality management
Vendor management

Provide status reporting regarding project milestones, deliverable, dependencies, risks and issues, communicating across leadership

Bachelor''s degree in a related field from an accredited college or university
7+ years of recent relevant project management experience, with a progression in responsibility
Project Management Certification (PMP) or successful completion of a recognized project management curriculum.
Demonstrated success managing large complex programs/projects utilizing multiple delivery methodologies (Agile, Waterfall, SCRUM, Kanban)

Client : DEKALB