Project Manager - Infrastructure/IT

Stand Together
US - Virginia - Arlington
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  • Post Date: Nov 07, 2019
  • Job Reference: 115244481
  • Job Type: Full time

Job Description

ID (external): 2019-3900
# of Openings: 1
Location: US-VA-Arlington


Do you live for the thrill of helping generate value for the organization through the management and delivery of a project? You're in the right place! Stand Together seeks an individual who is detail-oriented and who can build lasting relationships with project leaders and subject matter experts.

The Infrastructure Capability within Stand Together contributes to a competitive operating advantage for our philanthropic community of customers by delivering innovative solutions related to physical and information systems. Our customers are laser focused on helping people improve their lives and building a movement of millions to advance a free and open society-a mission that matters! Our goal is to not only manage the day-to-day operations and IT components for our customers, but to drive strategic contributions aligned with their business strategies to propel them forward.

Your Responsibilities Include

  • Build solid relationships with customers and peers to the build and support the organization
  • Identify, manage, and mitigate project risksin benefit of the organization
  • Lead the planning and implementation of projects
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals, and deliverables
  • Lead the development of project tasks and resource requirements
  • Develop full scale project plans
  • Assemble and coordinate project staff
  • Manage project resource allocation
  • Plan and schedule project timelines
  • Track project deliverables
  • Secure acceptances and approval of deliverables from Project Sponsor and other stakeholders
  • Provide direction and support to project team
  • Proactive dissemination of project status and other project communications requirements
  • Present reports defining project progress, problems, and solutions
  • Escalation of issues that cannot be resolved in the team
  • Ensuring delivered solution is of acceptable quality
  • Identifying changes for customers/users and building effective communications plans to facilitate those changes

Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization
  • 5+ years of project management experience
  • Demonstrated ability to take an idea to action
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to prioritize effectively
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and professionalism; proven ability to forge relationships
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and high sense of urgency
  • Awareness of project management techniques and tools
  • Understanding of basic change management
  • Strong customer focus

About Us

We are excited to announce that our philanthropic community will now be known as Stand Together - a name that defines who we are, what we do, and why. It's also a call to action: we invite anyone who shares our optimism for the future to stand together to help every person rise.

We work with: Nonprofit leaders at over 100 community-based groups. Over 700 of the country's most effective business leaders and philanthropists. Over 1,000 professors at 350 universities. Tens of thousands of K-12 teachers. And millions of grassroots activists in 35 states. We've united to move toward a society where people succeed by helping others, so that everyone has the opportunity to realize their extraordinary potential.

Our Values

Working at Stand Together is different from many other organizations. We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management ® (MBM ® ). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, MBM® prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees.

We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That's why we're proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees with honesty, dignity and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression or identity, age, disability, veteran status, marital status or any other legally protected class. PM19


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