Project Manager

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Contract | Staffing Agency | | 6 Months Austin, TX, United States


Project Manager _ 4051442210_DPS_Solicitation


Duration- 6+ Months

DUE for 22nd April 2014

Specific Duties include:

{C}·         Manage implementation of the agency selected grant management system and conversion of legacy information from the existing grant management system for the Texas Homeland Security State Administrative Agency. 

{C}·         Develop project schedules, work plans, resources requirements.

{C}·         Develop a risk assessment plan and identify potential project risks and challenges to ensure minimal impact to the business operation.

{C}·         Work closely with the THSSAA Deputy Assistant Director and monitor and oversee project cost to ensure project is completed within budget.

{C}·         Oversee the project work assignments of project staff and provide guidance on achieving project objectives and timelines.

{C}·         Oversee development of user group definitions, workflow, reporting and forms, acceptance tests, test scripts.

{C}·         Monitor and manage project quality to ensure project deliverables are acceptable and fulfill the terms of the project contract and specifications.

{C}·         Plan, coordinate, conduct and facilitate all meetings and resource activities related to the project.

{C}·         Prepare detailed project status reports and keep THSSAA Deputy Assistant Director apprised of the project status to include any delays or obstacles and recommend corrective action.

{C}·         Coordinate project change management activities.

Minimum Requirements:




Experience implementing automated grant management systems


Experience converting legacy data to newly implemented automated grant management systems


Effective critical thinking skills


Ability to identify project risks and gaps


Work experience in project management, business process and workflow analysis


Effective verbal and written communication, human relations and organizational skills;


Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university


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