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Project Manager

Washington, DC 20001

Posted: 03/25/2024 Job Number: 21547397

Job Description


Job Description:


The Project Manager is responsible for managing moderate complexity projects or a medium size component of a larger project or program. Individuals in this role use significant technical knowledge and related experience to accomplish project objectives by planning, evaluating, and managing execution of project activities with moderate level of supervision from a senior level Program or Portfolio Manager. The role requires regular analytical reporting of project status, risks, issues, cost, and schedule performance to the senior management as well as project team members.



Skills/Experience:


Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors to ensure timely and cost-effective execution of project tasks

Assist project team members, Subject Matter Experts, and Sponsor with the definition of project scope and objectives by involving relevant stakeholders, identifying requirements and ensuring technical feasibility

Work with impacted areas of the company to secure adequate resources, materials and funding

Develop detailed project schedule with some assistance from Program Manager and/or Controls Specialist

Monitor detailed project budget with some assistance from Program Manager and/or Controls Specialist

Perform continued maintenance, updating and tracking of project schedule activities and progress reporting

Identify and manage dependencies between departments, systems, vendors and assets

Coordinate Assessment of changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using appropriate verification techniques

Manage project changes through established Governance Change Control process to ensure appropriate approvals

Identify and document project issues and risks and monitor progress of mitigation actions

Successfully establish and maintain effective relationships with internal and external resources and key project stakeholders involved in project tasks and key critical path deliverables

Monitor of vendors delivery timeline and escalate of vendor related issues through the appropriate escalation process

Develop and maintain of required project management artifacts in accordance with *** Project Management standards and applicable regulations

Identify efficiencies and recommend of process improvements to reduce costs and add value



Required Skills:


Bachelors degree and a minimum of 3 years of project management experience, or any equivalent combination of education and work experience

PMP (Must be willing to obtain within 12 months of date of hire)

Must have work authorization in the United States.

Solid project management skills with prior experience managing medium complexity projects involving multiple departments

Strong communication skills with focus on collaboration, team building, and customer service

Experience with managing cross-functional teams and cross-organizational implementations with multiple dependencies

Ability to consolidate project performance data into various types of communication and reporting vehicles to address both management and project team level audiences

Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, MS Project)



Desired Skills:




Primarily remote environment with occasional trips to active construction sites.

Frequent use of a computer keyboard, monitor, and mouse to perform a variety of tasks.

Work in fast-paced, time sensitive circumstances with frequently changing priorities.

Frequently resolve problems with conflicting priorities in cognitively demanding situations with ability to work well under pressure.

Approximately 10% travel regionally and nationally, as required.

Primary location is remote with travel as required between *** offices in these and other locations.



Degree Requirement:


Degree in Architecture, Engineering, Planning, Project Management, Construction Management or Business

Transportation industry experience

Exposure to complex design/construction projects

Ability to read and interpret architectural and engineering drawings and technical specifications



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