Project Manager

the opportunity:

Perr&Knight’s Operations and Technology Consulting practice area is seeking to hire a qualified project manager capable of directing and managing project development from beginning to end. We are flexible as to where in the USA the project manager resides.

WHAT WE’LL BRING TO THE TABLE:

  • Competitive salary including merit based bonus plan
  • Flexible work hours
  • Clear opportunities for career progression
  • Company funded professional educational program
  • Generous benefits including PTO, medical/dental/vision insurance, 401K with match
  • Friendly, dynamic work environment
  • Visible management commitment to our company core values of employee development, excellent work product, innovation, integrity, respect for each other, and superior customer service

What you’ll be doing:

  • Direct and manage project development from beginning to end;
  • Define project scope and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with executive management;
  • Develop project plans and schedule;
  • Effectively communicate project expectations to team members in a timely and clear fashion;
  • Communicate with customers on an ongoing basis;
  • Set and continually manage project expectations with team members and customers;
  • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path;
  • Plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools;
  • Track project milestones and deliverables;
  • Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation and presentations;
  • Issue status reports to the project team, analyze results, and troubleshoot problem areas;
  • Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises, and devise contingency plans;
  • Define project success criteria and disseminate them to involved parties throughout project life cycle;
  • Coach, mentor, motivate and supervise project team members and subcontractors, and influence them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned work;
  • Build, develop, and grow business relationships vital to the success of the project;
  • Conduct project “lessons learned” meetings and create a recommendations report in order to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements;
  • Develop best practices and tools for project execution and management.

What you’ll bring to the table:

  • College degree from an accredited college/university
  • 5+ years in General Contracting in Project Manager capacity (Design‐Build a plus)
  • Strong familiarity with project management software ‐ Microsoft Project, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • The ability to travel up to 25%
  • PMP Certification is a plus

interested parties can Send resume to humanresources@perrknight.com: