194980 - Project Management Specialist 2
Oklahoma City
12 months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Project Management Specialist 2 located in Oklahoma City, OK.

Coordinates project review activity and status reporting for recurring project process and progress documentation utilizing Earned Value Management (EVM)
Performs certain elementary level project tasks and records progress in accordance with accepted project management standards in the industry (e.g., PMI, Project Management Body of Knowledge [PMBOK], ANSI, and ISO standards )
Develops and applies basic negotiating skills in support of various project tasks
Assists in gathering project-related information to support the creation and production of various reports
Develops solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity.Refers to policies, procedures, and practices for guidance
Contributes to the completion of organizational projects and goals
Interacts primarily with internal personnel and external customers
Represents the organization on specific projects
Develops and uses collaborative relationships within and outside the organization to facilitate the accomplishment of work goals
Builds rapport and trust among stakeholders and leverages the organization's dynamics to promote program goals by focusing on a shared vision
Knowledgeable of how the business and organization operates; knowledgeable of policies, practices, trends, and information affecting the business and organization; understands the competition and the marketplace
Understands how to accomplish tasks through formal channels and informal network; understands the cultures of organizations
Applies this information in a way that contributes to the organizations strategic plan and bottom line
Initiates process improvements that are enabled and supported by technology.
Understands that technology and process functionality has an interconnected relationship and that each helps transform the other
Develops and incorporates an understanding of the competitive global business environment as well as an awareness of economic, social, and political trends that impact the organization's global strategy
The ability to achieve desired outcomes on projects, on-time and within budget
Ability to define the project, design and plan the project, and manage the project team
Ability to control and deliver project deliverables, project accounting and appraisal, and optimize the contribution of the people involved
Ability to understand the big picture and the inter-relationships of all positions and activities in the system, including the impact of changes in one area on another area
This includes the ability to see and understand the inter-relationships between components of systems and plans, anticipate future events, and apply the principles of systems thinking to accelerate performance
Ensures assigned individuals are executing the identified and assigned tasks and providing appropriate tracking and reporting per plan
Provides input of team member performance to management, where appropriate

EVM Program Management
Bachelor’s degree in an accredited course of study required
3 or more years' work experience in Program/Project Management required
Must have experience in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
Active U.S. Security Clearance
Previous experience in the defense or aerospace industry
Previous experience in Earned Value Management (EVM)
Must possess good organizational, interpersonal, and problem solving skills
Must have demonstrated a strong work ethic and sense of urgency for completing assigned work with a history of meeting commitments
Ability to adjust priorities to multiple demands and unanticipated events
Highly motivated and must work well in a team environment
The ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing

Accredited Education/experience typically acquired through advanced education (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 3 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience (e.g. Master+1 years' related work experience , 7 years' related work experience, etc.).

Full-Time/First Shift
7:00 am - 3:30 pm

Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Silmese Graves
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x261 or (877) 244-5418 x261

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.