Job Description

Reference # : 17-07122Title : NRCS PMO Advisor
Location : Ft Collins, CO
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date / End Date : 07/31/2017 / 07/30/2018

Statement of Work:
Seeking a motivated individual with strong communications, organizational and IT management skills. The individual will work in a PMO team for a federal client to coordinate across different IT projects on Risk, Cost, Schedule, Business, and Architecture impact.

Task Description:
  • Working as a part of an OCIO PMO to govern a portfolio of projects.
  • The Project Management Office (PMO) Manager oversees the PMO process implementation and ensures that information concerning content (e.g., deliverables, risks, issues) passes to and from sponsors.
  • Implement Project Management Best Practices based on PMBok.
  • Coach and Mentor PMs.
  • Operations, including maintain Project Risk Registers, providing Schedule updates & Data Call responses.
  • Conduct Business Case analysis
  • Complete Portfolio Management reporting (for example Portfolio Reviews, OMB 300 and similar federal reporting).
  • Coordinate and participate in vendor deliverable reviews.
  • Facilitate meetings and communication between projects and functional support areas.

Required skills/Level of Experience :
  • Years of experience: 2+
  • Project/Program Management experience in a Federal Agency
  • Exposure to SDLC and Project Management Best Practices
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to communicate with C-Level executives
  • Enthusiasm and proactive approach to tackling problems
  • Ability to multitask and escalate issues

Nice to have skills:
  • Experience working in an OCIO environment
  • Familiarity with Budget forecasting
  • Familiarity with IT Governance
  • Experience with Portfolio Management
  • Familiarity with CPIC reporting such as OMB 300 and Portfolio Stat.

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