Project Manager - 3658

Metro Systems is seeking a Project Manager for our client in the Herndon, VA area
  • We are hiring a self-motivated Project Manager with extensive experience managing a variety of controls related projects with a small, geographically disbursed group.
  • We are looking for a creative and dedicated individual who will fit with our fast paced culture. 
  • We would like assistance keeping a number of ongoing projects on track – meeting deliverable goals within targeted timeframes and budget, identifying and escalating roadblocks, and identifying resource concerns.

  • PMP Certification 
  • Ability to develop a detailed project plan to track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short and long term goals 
  • Flexibility to develop various reporting documents/presentations, as required 
  • Ability to create and maintain comprehensive project documentation 
  • Excellent leadership abilities – with the capacity to lead and effectively delegate to a group with diverse skill sets on a variety of projects 
  • Ability to collaborate effectively and work as part of a team 
  • Ability to deliver a project on time, within budget and scope 
  • Strong organizational skills 
  • Ability to effectively ensure resource availability and allocation 
  • Ability to thrive under time constraints and deadline pressure 
  • Ability being comfortable working with uncertainty 
  • Ability to proactively design and lead a project with minimal direction 
  • Critical thinking and decision making skills 
  • Excellent client-facing communication skills – ability to forge and maintain professional relationships with stakeholders 
  • Skills to perform risk management to minimize project risks 
  • Attention to detail and accuracy 
  • Experience presenting final project results and observations 
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • Bonus, but not required: Microsoft Access, IDEA or ACL