Job Description

Project Manager

Location:

CambridgeMassachusetts

Date Posted:

7/26/2022

Employment Type:

Consulting

Recruiter:

Mohamed Barami

Recruiter Email:

mo.barami@avidtr.com

Job ID:

JN -072022-15153

Job Description

Description:

Our client is looking for a Project Manager with demonstrated experience and proficiency to perform the full range and phases of the project management lifecycle for a university wide implementation including: discovery initiating, planning (project schedule, resource plan), budgeting, executing, change management, training, governance, monitoring/controlling, and closing. Assembles project team, assigning responsibilities, identifying resources needed, and developing schedules to ensure timely completion of project. Work closely and serve as point of contact with various user communities, fellow team members, technical teams, and vendors. Identifies project risks and monitors project progress. Prepare project status reports.  Manage the integration of vendor tasks, and track and review vendor deliverables.  Work collaboratively with colleagues to leverage resources for successful project completion.    Evaluate and assess metrics and project effectiveness. Ensure accurate and timely reporting:  defines agenda, coordinates preparation of content and  leverages steering and executive committees for decision-making, change management, and communications. Provide training and plans to clients/staff as appropriate.   Ensure work completion within schedule, budgetary and design constraints.  

Additional Experience:
  • Experience working in Higher Ed and/or a highly decentralized environment
  • Knowledge of the following solutions and programs is a plus: Concur, Commercial card programs such as Purchasing Cards
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