Project Manager
University of Houston - Houston, TX

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Manages and coordinates the activities of a designated project with a specific timeframe and funding amount to ensure that goals or objectives of the project are accomplished within specified time frame and funding parameters.

Job Duties:
1. Manages the project to ensure that implementation and prescribed activities are carried out in accordance with specified objectives.

2. Coordinates project activities; assigns tasks and provides guidance to personnel responsible for specific functions or phases of the project.

3. Confers with staff to explain project and individual responsibilities for functions and phases of the project.

4. May prepare or participate in the preparation of abstracts, research reports, funding proposals, operations and procedure manuals, and other written material and documentation as required.

5. Reviews reports and records of activities to ensure progress is made toward specified program objectives.

6. Manages and administers grants for project, including the coordination of meetings, communications, scholarships and other operations.

7. Develops, implements and maintains appropriate policies and procedures concerning project administration.

8. Prepares project reports and controls expenditures in accordance with budget allocations.

9. Performs other job-related as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a 4 year degree from a college or university or an equivalent in-depth specialized training program that is directly related to the type of work being performed.

Requires a minimum of three (3) years of directly job-related experience.

Additional Posting Information

Experience and knowledge in P-16 pipeline work and policy analysis preferred.

Security Sensitive Position

Retirement Program

Job Open Date

Minimum Posting Date

Expected Closing Date On or Before

Open Until Filled

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Please describe your experiences with completing multiple projects at the same time.

(Open Ended Question)

Please describe how you respond to the need for detailed work in a fast pace environment.

(Open Ended Question)

Please describe how you have worked with a variety of faculty members who have a variety of different requests and skill sets.

(Open Ended Question)

Describe your experiences in the educational reform arena incuding the P-16 pipeline work.

(Open Ended Question)

Discuss your experiences in policy work including policy analysis.

(Open Ended Question)

Please indicate the highest level of education you have completed.

High school diploma or GED

One year of college (30 credit hours)

18 months of college (45 credit hours)

Vocational training up to 18 months

Two years of college (60 credit hours)

Associate's degree

Advanced technical training over 18 months

Three years of college (90 credit hours)

Bachelor's degree

Master's degree


Other Terminal degree

Please indicate the number of years of full-time paid work experience you have in a related field.


less than 6 months

6 months to 1 year

1 year

2 years

3 years

4 years

5 years

6 years

7 years

8 years

9 years

10 years or more

Applicant Documents

Required Documents


Optional Documents

Cover Letter


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