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Program Manager in Richmond, VA at TECHEAD

Date Posted: 9/9/2018

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    Richmond, VA
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Job Description

Techead | 10327 | AS

Program Manager-2 Year Contract Role

Richmond, Virginia


Position Description:

One of Techeads reputable Richmond, Virginia clients is looking for a dynamic individual to plan, direct and coordinate activities of a physical infrastructure programensuring that objectives of projects are accomplished within prescribed timeframes and funding parameters. The PM will manage their program and related projects by the defined “Iron Triangle” of the PM practice; Schedule, Scope and Cost.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The ideal candidate will be proficient in project planning, organizing, team motivation and delegation as well as budgeting and data analysis.

  • Must possess excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills along with demonstrated organizational skills, documentation skills and attention to detail.

  • The ability to manage others through teamwork is required.

  • Must possess understanding of, and experience with, related business and development processes.

  • The candidate should be goal/results oriented, self-directed and need minimal direction.

  • Must have excellent time management skills and the ability to work with tight deadlines in an ever-changing environment.

  • Ideal candidate will have the ability to operate effectively in new environments and with new processes and to collaborate as a strong team member in a fast-paced environment.

  • Must possess the ability to quickly identify high-influence stakeholders and enlist their support.

  • Must possess strong conflict resolution skills.

  • Should be able to integrate information from multiple sources in order to anticipate issues and come up with solutions to resolve the problem.

  • Must possess strong skills in aggregating data into coherent recommendations for consideration by executive management, and the skill to drive management towards decisions.

  • The candidate should exhibit the capacity to influence individuals at all levels in different departments, including senior management.

  • A high degree of commitment, flexibility, self-motivation, self-confidence, assertiveness and high tolerance of ambiguity are required.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • BA / BS in Project Management practice or equivalent working experience required.

  • PMP certification required and a minimum of 5-7 years experience as a Project Manager.

  • Previous experience managing physical infrastructure projects such as large-scale building construction strongly preferred.

  • Skills in MS Project Professional; MS Project Server preferred.

Previous experience with client-facing roles required.

TECHEAD's mission is to make our on-site associates successful by placing them in the right environment so they can grow and prosper. How we treat and respond to our clients and employees is a reflection of who we are and makes us stand out from the rest. Keeping our business focused on building and maintaining relationships with our employees and clients is the key to our success. We won’t strive for anything less.

TECHEAD provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. For more information on TECHEAD please visit No second parties will be accepted.


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