Project Manager

NIC Inc.   •  

Harrisburg, PA

Industry: Information Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 455 days ago

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  • Execute WATERFALL Project Management methodology directed by Director of Project Management.
  • Must lead project teams and manage activities associated with projects that are typically cross-department or organizational entity-wide in scope. Projects may be simple or complex and technical in nature, and may last weeks to more than one year in duration. Project Management of complex Internet and e-commerce products and services.
  • Must develop key project documentation to thoroughly understand what staff member(s) and or consultant(s) are needed to complete projects – e.g., statements-of-work, change orders, project plans, issues list, risk management lists, status reports, meeting agendas, post-mortem reports, etc.
  • Must drive project issues through to resolution using the methodology established in the organization and effectively manage and control project changes.
  • Provide overall project leadership.
  • Create proposals based on scope of work.
  • Lead weekly project meetings to disseminate project status information.
  • Work closely with development and marketing teams.
  • Work with marketing team to develop strategies to increase interactive sales.
  • Work within the guidelines of company’s strategic business plan, meeting milestone deadlines
  • and service standards.
  • Assist with customer service support for state agencies and association members.
  • Meet milestone deadlines directed by management.


  • Current Project Management Professional Certification.
  • Eight years of project management experience for external clients with a minimum of four years of experience in SDLC Project Management
  • Demonstrable expertise in creating Work Break Down Structures, Risk Management techniques, Gantt Charts, Cost Estimating, and other concepts associated with project management methodologies.
  • Undergraduatedegree or equivalent work in Project Management.
  • Exceptional communication and conflict management skills.  Outstanding communications and public relations demeanor, in written and verbal form.
  • Strong leadership, organizational, prioritization and interpersonal skills, combined with effective presentation skills.
  • Proficiency in one or more project tools, such as MS Project, Daptiv, or Innotas.
  • Self-motivated, with a desire to excel in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment.  ITIL knowledge a plus.