1+ months

Project Manager

Saint Louis Community College
Saint Louis, Missouri
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Project Manager is a key team member supporting the academic innovation and student success efforts at Saint Louis Community College through district wide projects. The goal is to deliver an education that serves more students with better outcomes, while containing costs through curricular innovation, community engagement and effective use of technology. The Project Manager will coach project team members in best practice project management techniques and communication strategies. Maintains critical documentation in support of assigned projects, including project plans and objectives, risk and mitigation strategies, and project status. May develop financial models to assess value of projects. Serves as liaison between stakeholders in order to further continuous consideration and initiation of process improvement projects.

PRIMARY DUTIES PERFORMED:

  • Manage projects within the established scope, schedule, and budget. 
  • Define the objective, requirements, and assumptions necessary to structure a project.
  • Develop Project Plans and Schedules that represent the appropriate level of detail and task interdependency. 
  • Ability to help facilitate project success by balancing project objectives, capacity building of project leads and teams, and Saint Louis Community College’s mission. 
  • Facilitate and lead effective meetings. 
  •  Manage change and/or conflict within any project in an effective, timely, and appropriate manner. 
  • Develop accurate resource planning estimates to effectively manage personal workload and maximize individual productivity and revenue generation. 
  • Lead (coordinate, facilitate, and motivate) the efforts of the individual, team, client, and other resources associated with project activity. 
  • Ability to plan and implement organization-wide activities (setting objectives, developing strategies, developing policies and procedures for implementation, and organizing the functions necessary to accomplish the activities). 
  • Demonstrated proficiency with project management/scheduling and task management software. 
  • Proven experience managing multiple projects at one time. 
  • Must have sound judgment, anticipatory skills, confidentiality, negotiation, problem solving, and customer service skills. 
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

Requirements

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

The necessary skills and abilities would ordinarily be acquired through completion of a Bachelor’s degree plus 5 or more years of experience demonstrating increasing responsibilities for managing multiple projects on time.

. A professional credential such as Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM), Project Management Professional (PMP) or similar certification such as Lean or Six Sigma, is preferred. Higher education experience and a proven track record of successful process improvement project outcomes are also preferred.

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Posted: 2021-04-09 Expires: 2021-05-24

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