Consultant - Project Manager

Public Consulting Group Phoenix , AZ 85002

Posted 2 days ago

Overview

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. To learn more, visit http://www.publicconsultinggroup.com/technologyconsulting/.

Responsibilities

Consultant/Project Manager will provide project management to our internal team as well as expert analysis and risk and recommendation strategies to our clients. The Consultant will work withour current team to provide deliverables and work products in accordance with our overall strategy, approach, and methodology.

  • Provides project management and technical expertise on large-scale IT projects Oversees development of all deliverables, monthly reports and other work products Performs assessments of the overall health of system development and implementation efforts Analyzes, documents and presents findings and recommendations to project and executive staff Maintains project plans and schedules Identifies, documents, resolves and/or escalates issues to the appropriate level Understands various software development life cycle methodologies and how they are used Participates in business development by identifying new opportunities and assisting with proposal development

Qualifications

  • Self-directed and comfortable initiating client assessments, meetings, and other tasks 5+ years of project management or consulting experience Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university; advanced degree from an accredited college/university preferred PMP or other project management certification preferred Experience in government, healthcare or financial industry Specific experience with public social services systems and programs Demonstrated ability to work cooperatively within and among teams Travel may be up to 50%

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