Public Consulting Group, Inc. (PCG) is a leading public sector management consulting and operations improvement firm that partners with health, education, and human services agencies to improve lives. Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, PCG has over 2,000 professionals in more than 50 offices around the US, in Canada and in Europe. PCG’s Technology Consulting practice offers a full spectrum of quality Information Technology (IT) services to help state and local government agencies at every stage of the IT life cycle. Through its specialized IT services, PCG’s Technology Consulting team finds cost-effective ways to help agency partners deliver successful IT systems that enhance the lives of the user base.
Project Manager is responsible for successfully implementing projects that meet financial, schedule, quality and customer satisfaction objectives.. The Project Manager provides oversight and direction for scope, schedule, financial, quality, resource, communications, risk, procurement, stakeholder management activities.
Specific Responsibilities:• Demonstrated understanding of project management methodologies, tools and techniques• Lead and coordinate large projects or multiple smaller projects• Ensure planned results are achieved on time• Work with clients, vendors, team members to establish and achieve project goals• Addresses problems through risk management and contingency planning and presents solutions/options to management• Plan, organize, execute, and monitor and control project activities• Ensures project activities adhere to contract requirements/commitments• Performs project assessments and reports project progress• Facilitate meetings and present project information• Maintains project plans and schedules• Identifies, documents, resolves and/or escalates issues to appropriate levels
Required Skills/Experience: • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent university degree• PMP Certification (provide certification along with resume)• 5+ years of the project management experience• Proven track record of success in project management roles in delivering projects successfully• Demonstrated written and verbal communications skills• Ability to influence internal and external stakeholders• Ability to lead/manage others in a matrixed environment• Experience in the healthcare industry – public or private• Specific experience with public social services systems and programs• Proficiency in Microsoft applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Project) and project management tools