• Project Manager

    Job ID
    2018-3091
    Position Type
    Full Time - Regular
    Hiring Pay/Range
    $70,980 - $86,750
    Closing Date
    7/8/2018
    Department
    Information Technology
    Reporting Location : Location
    US-CO-Fort Collins
  • Overview

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    Who We Are

    Larimer County Information Technology prides itself on being a great place to work and provides a positive and collaborative environment geared toward professional excellence.

     

    Our role as a service provider and trusted advisor for all Larimer County Departments and Offices uniquely positions IT to provide a wide range of professional experiences.  We believe in driving value for Larimer County in every IT service we provide and project we complete, and we strive to reach convergence with our partners at Larimer County.

     

    Who We Are Looking For 

    We’re looking for a Project Manager to oversee the successful delivery of small to medium sized projects for Larimer County IT and oversee the quality of project delivery for the entire project portfolio.  This Project Manager will directly manage projects of short duration and / or minimal complexity; including infrastructure upgrades and enhancements, small agile development projects and platform configuration efforts.  These projects will require coordinating resources and activities, setting guardrails around the scope and direction of the project, providing deliverables such as communications plans and effectively managing risks and issues on the projects.

     

    Additionally, this Project Manager will be responsible for quality control of the entire project portfolio.  This will include activities such as ensuring status reports are distributed in accordance with the communications plan, reviewing project documentation for compliance with set standards, reviewing Sponsor satisfaction with project delivery and periodic deep dives and health checks on in-flight projects.

     

    Click here to view the complete job description.

     

    Who Should Apply

    If you can say “Yep, that’s me!” to all the statements below, we want to hear from you.

    • Positive attitude and a desire to deliver results!
    • 5 years of progressively responsible experience in information systems, technology, or a directly related field.
    • 1 year of project management experience.
    • Basic practical knowledge of the Project Management Institute Project Management Body of Knowledge.
    • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Computer Information Systems, or a closely related field.

    The Location

    Larimer County Information Technology is based in Fort Collins, Colorado, against the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and home to Colorado State University (CSU).  The City of Fort Collins offers a diverse culture of education, healthy citizens, outdoor recreation, bicycles, breweries, historic charm, and a thriving economy.  Throughout the year, live music and entertainment, as well as great local dining, can be found throughout the historic downtown area.  Fort Collins offers the convenience of a small town with all the amenities of a larger city.

     

    Why Should You Apply?

    • Dynamic and collaborative environment
    • Competitive industry pay
    • Great benefits
    • Opportunities for training and development

    An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen. As marijuana is an illegal substance under federal law, testing positive for marijuana (medical or otherwise) or any other substance for which the county tests, will result in the contingent offer of employment being revoked. A successful completion of the drug screen is defined as obtaining a negative result.

     

    All application components must be submitted by 10:00 PM MT on the closing date listed.

     

    Employee Benefits

    Click here to view information on Larimer County's Benefits.  Temporary employees may qualify for medical benefits if eligibility requirements are met.

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