Project Manager Operations
MAXIMUS - Saint Paul, MN

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Manage the day-to-day a ctivities of a ssigned project(s);

Ensure the efficient a nd effective performance of the project(s);

Manage relationships with Project Staff a nd their Managers involved in project(s);

Work closely with the PMO staff, a nd a ttend a ny meetings related to PM functions;

Support the development a nd implementation of innovative methodologies to improve project management on the Texas Project;

Stay a breast of policy, legislative a nd regulatory changes related to the Texas Project;

A dhere to corporate standards for project management;

A dhere to contract requirements a nd comply with a ll corporate policies; a nd

Perform other duties a s a ssigned by management.

Position Overview:
Purpose of position is to manage day-to-day a ctivities of a ssigned projects a s well a s monitor project team a ctivities, identify a nd monitor risks a nd issues, a nd maintain open a nd current communication a mong team members a nd with Project Management Office.

The Ideal Candidate will Possess the Following A dditional Education a nd Experience:

Bachelor’s degree from a n a ccredited college or university in the field of business.

Masters degree preferred.

Knowledge of project management software such a s MS Project a nd ITG.

Knowledge of the Texas IEES or similar program a plus.

10 years of management experience in government services or a related field a nd experience in building cross-functional teams.

Experience working with a nd leading teams.

Experience in managing projects. Experience identifying a nd implementing sustainable “best practice” solutions a nd procedures.

MAXIMUS (NYSE: MMS) is a leading health a nd human services a dministrator for governments in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada a nd A ustralia. We deliver a dministrative solutions to improve the cost effectiveness, efficiency a nd quality of government-sponsored benefit programs a cross the globe. Operating under our founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People ®, we have more than 7,000 employees located in more than 220 offices worldwide. MAXIMUS is a n A ffirmative A ction a nd Equal Opportunity employer.

Education Required: Bachelors Degree from a n a ccredited college or university or equivalent experience

Education Preferred: Masters Degree

Technical Skills / Knowledge Required: Proficient in Microsoft Office A pplications

Technical Skills / Knowledge Preferred: Microsoft Project

Subject Matter Expertise/Experience Preferred: Prior experience in Project Management.

Personal/Soft Skills: Excellent organizational, interpersonal, verbal, a nd written communication skills, a bility to perform quantitative a nd qualitative a nalyses of existing business processes based on in-depth knowledge of organizational a nd or client objectives, a bility to coach, develop a nd mentor team members, a bility to perform comfortably in a fast-paced, deadline oriented work environment, a bility to successfully execute many complex tasks simultaneously.

Duties/Responsibilities:
1. Establishes operational objectives a nd work plans for the project

2. Provides ongoing supervision to a ssigned staff

3. Develop a nd manage project budget

4. Reviews project objectives to determine success of operations

5. Develop, modify a nd execute policies

6. Oversee a ctivities of multiple sections/departments through subordinates

7. Identify a nd resolve issues, problems a nd concerns by leading cooperative effort of project team

8. Interacts with different levels of external a nd internal customers

9. A nalytical oversight a nd review of project initiatives

10. Performs other duties a s may be a ssigned by management

MAXIMUS offers a comprehensive benefits package including:
Healthcare Insurance (medical, dental, vision)

Short a nd Long Term Disability Insurance

Life/ A ccident Insurance

Flexible Spending A ccounts (FSA)

401(k) Retirement Plan with company match

Our benefit program a lso includes paid holidays, PTO, tuition reimbursement, a nd supplemental insurance ( a uto a nd pet insurance discounts, legal plan, a nd credit union).

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