1+ months

Project Manager

ASIS International
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Project Manager 

 

ASIS International, a professional membership organization located in Alexandria, VA with 34,000 global members, is seeking a detail oriented and collaborative individual to serve as a Project Manager. 

 

Are you passionate about using technology to solve business problems? Do you love managing a team and project that drives real change and provides lasting benefits? Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical, project management, and process improvements skills to deliver innovative solutions?  

 

Join ASIS and play an important role in transforming the organization’s ecosystem of applications. We’re looking for someone like you to help ASIS solve traditional business challenges with new digital strategies and solutions.  

 

As a Project Manager at ASIS, you will work on challenging digital transformation and strategic business projects from beginning to end while collaborating with senior leadership. You will work with all levels of the organization and key vendor partners to gather requirements, translate those requirements into actionable project plans, and implement solutions to ensure they deliver value. Work hand in hand with IT to manage, integrate, support, and deliver enterprise business applications, new product development, and process improvement projects across multiple lines of business. 

  

Specific duties will include:  

 

  • Managing digital transformation and other Enterprise projects from original concept to implementation and closure. Collaborate with project sponsors, leadership, and business owners to create project charters, develop project plans, execute plans, and monitor progress to plan. Work in partnership with stakeholders to build consensus, support, and accountability. Perform risk assessments, develop mitigation plans and escalate issues to senior management as appropriate. Monitor cost, scope, schedule, timeline, and performance of projects, while working to ensure the ultimate success of the project. Identify project resource needs and roadblocks. Manage project close-out activities and oversee transition of completed projects to operational and business teams. Facilitate staff training on the use of enterprise software and business process best practices.  

 

  • Lead and/or participate in meetings with staff to conduct business needs assessments for ASIS projects. Document business needs and requirements. Translate the business requirements into functional and technical requirements. Develop & review these with staff, technical vendors, and IT to ensure requirements and deliverables are clearly defined to all parties. Perform gap analysis and recommend solutions to address gaps in systems and processes. 

 

  • Perform business process mapping and document workflows working with internal stakeholders across the organization. Identify areas for improvement and work with the business unit to develop KPIs and measure the potential improvements. Collaborate with technology staff, vendors, and internal stakeholders to implement improvements. 

 

  • Support the creation of SOPs for new business systems and new business processes. Collaborate with all levels of staff in enhancing SOP documentation across the organization. Help staff to understand how their processes interact with others at ASIS. 

Requirements

The most successful candidate will possess:  

 

  • Bachelor's degree in technology, engineering, or business-related field and at least 3-4 years’ experience supporting technical or business projects as a Project Manager, Business Analyst, or other project support function in a corporate setting; at least one year managing cross-functional projects.  


  • CAPM, PMI-PBA, ECBA, or other Project Mgt or Business Analysis related Certification is highly desirable. 

 

  • We are looking for an individual with the ability to communicate and listen well. Strong facilitation skills. Strong training and/or public speaking skills. Ability to present information in one-on-one and small group situations. Must be able to convey technical information to non-technical users. Must have good interpersonal skills to collaborate effectively across groups. 

 

  • Must possess an excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, SharePoint). Must have some experience with project management software (ASANA, Microsoft Project, Monday.com or other project management software). 

 

ASIS is committed to fostering an environment of diversity, equity, and inclusion. We offer a collaborative work environment where we strive to create a culture of belonging for all our employees. As we seek to fill this position, we highly encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. ASIS is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified candidates without regard to race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, disability status, or status as a protected veteran. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO  

ASIS offers a dynamic work environment with an excellent employee benefits package including a rich health insurance program and generous 401(k) and PTO leave plans. This position will primarily work remotely at first as ASIS continues in a work-from-home environment for the near future. In fall of 2022, we expect to transition to an in-person/hybrid working environment at our Old Town, Alexandria, Virginia office.  

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Posted: 2022-04-12 Expires: 2022-05-27

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