IT Project Manager

Job Type

Full Time




District of Columbia
United States


Do you have a background in IT and project management?

Are you interested in working with a dynamic, mission-driven team?

We are currently in search of an IT Project Manager for a Legal Services Organization. The position is based in Washington DC. This is a full-time, temporary assignment.

ORGANIZATION TYPE: Legal Services Organization

LOCATION: Washington, DC (Georgetown)

POSITION TITLE: IT Project Manager

DURATION: Temporary (~3 months)

SCHEDULE: 37.5 hours/week

HOURLY PAY: $28.00 - $33.00/hour

Is This Your Dream Job? This position will manage an ongoing project geared towards making legal services more accessible to all people. The platform allows users to research laws, rights and legal services that are relevant to them. The platform is still in the build phase and 2 states will launch a pilot version soon. It is imperative that this person have strong project management skills and a background in IT.

Our Ideal Candidate:

·Bachelor’s degree required

·Minimum of 3+ years in IT and/or Project Management Required

·PMP certification a huge plus

·Able to work with strong personalities, set goals and limits

·Experience with Microsoft Azure and LUIS highly desired

·Must be able to gather and write user requirements and translate those into user stories

·Experience establishing and running a governance model desired

How You Will Spend Your Day:

·Identify and schedule project deliverables

·Provide guidance and targeted direction to project team members and external stakeholders throughout the project life cycles

·Perform project risk assessments and develop and implement mitigation plans

·Gather user requirements

·Manage development sprints in Agile methodology

·Manage budget for the project and report of status for multiple funding streams

·Establish and run governance model for the project

·Coordinate activities of project personnel to ensure projects progress on schedule and within scope and budget

·Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and metrics

We’d love to hear from you.

If this sounds like the job for you, we would love to help make that happen. Please submit a resume to with “IT Project Manager” in the subject line.

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Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree