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Project Manager

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OpenSecrets
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Washington, DC
New
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Published 9 days ago

OpenSecrets is seeking a Project Manager to play a vital role in organizing and delivering key projects to meet strategic and operational goals.  The Project Manager will work with research, technical, communications and development staff to ensure that organizational projects are meeting the goals set out by senior staff and that the organization is constantly making progress towards a new and better future state. The project manager will help build a culture of success and accountability within OpenSecrets that will improve overall outcomes and organizational success.


Responsibilities:

  • Develop project plans for key operational projects, including
  • Goals and objectives
  • Scope and work breakdown structures
  • Risk management and contingency plans
  • Schedules
  • Communicate risks and issues to project teams, senior staff and stakeholders
  • Manage execution of organizational projects
  • Develop and manage project budgets
  • Facilitate closing out projects and developing lessons learned
  • Provide input on new projects and proposals


Essential Requirements:

  • Ability to think logically and communicate abstract concepts
  • Experience working with projects in all project phases (Initiation, Planning, Execution, Monitoring, Closing)
  • Ability to prioritize workloads to maximize strategic benefit within operational constraints
  • Knowledge of project management tools
  • Deep understanding of project management processes and how to implement them in a smaller organization
  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently


Additional preferred skill sets:

  • Project management certification
  • Knowledge of agile project management practices
  • Experience with data and technology projects
  • Experience with non-profit organizations

What we offer

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Telecommuting options
  • Health insurance
  • 403(b) retirement plan with matching


OpenSecrets is seeking a Project Manager to play a vital role in organizing and delivering key projects to meet strategic and operational goals.  The Project Manager will work with research, technical, communications and development…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    July 23, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

$75,000 - $90,000

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
1300 L St NW, Washington, DC 20005, USA
Suite 200

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