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Project Admin (Associate Consultant)

Company: EPMA, Inc.
Location: Houston
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

As the leading Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management Gold Partner in the world and premier Project Portfolio Management (PPM) consulting company, we seek talented professionals to foster the company's continued dynamic growth. - We are looking for - an Associate -Consultant to - join -high-profile project and portfolio management consulting engagements with Fortune 500 clients across a range of industries . -Our consultants are collaborative self-starters who can work with EPMA leadership to define and execute engagement strategies, build client relationships for long term partnerships, and support business development efforts. - - All Consultants at EPMA have the opportunity for growth into senior management, based on - demonstrated -capabilities in delivering results in the above areas, effective management of teams, and demonstration of a Client-focused strategic mindset. - Responsibilities and Experience -

  • 2 - 5 - years' experience -in Project Management, working on a range of - i nitiatives in either internal consulting roles, in a major corporation, or external consulting role(s) within an established management - consultancy; -
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and proven ability to deliver challenging project management assignments with cross-functional teams; Able to proactively identify and solve issues that may negatively impact a project or project deliverables. -
  • Consult with an external client to collect and document business and technical requirements. -Update the project schedule and documentation accordingly. - -
  • Host status meetings - and coordinate discussions with client teams and stakeholders. - -
  • Proven analytical problem solver with the ability to streamline processes and integrate/analyze data from various sources, using business frameworks and technical skills to develop practical project management solutions for Clients. - -
  • Demonstrated success in combining a range of skills and industry best practices to complete projects on-time and on-budget and effectively deal with classic project management challenges . - Specific technical experience should include: -
  • Planning, Scheduling, and Resource Management; This includes - establishing -project plans and charters, developing resource-loaded schedules with fully developed inter-dependency logic and critical path analysis, regularly - monitoring - and tracking project progress, and - providing -comprehensive project progress reporting to project stakeholders. - -
  • Understanding and application of cost management and estimating techniques, with exposure to risk management and change management activities in a structured project environment. -
  • Excellent client/customer interaction and communication skills. -
  • Ability to maintain composure and adapt in a dynamic, fast-paced, customer-focused work environment to manage rapid change, short lead times, and multiple competing priorities. - Qualifications - -
    • As a representative of the organization in a customer site, the Associate is an ambassador of the EPMA brand and should conduct themselves accordingly. - -
    • Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline, such as Engineering, Science, Information Systems, or Business Administration -
    • CAPM - Certification -preferred - -
    • A minimum of - 2 - years' experience -in MS Project, Primavera, or other PPM tools (such as Clarity, Planview, or Daptiv) to an - intermediate/ advanced level -
    • Ability to perform project tasks independently. -
    • Use of a variety of project management methodologies (e.g., Waterfall, Agile, etc.) -
    • Project management experience to have covered - the - energy - industr y -

Keywords: EPMA, Inc., Houston , Project Admin (Associate Consultant), Professions , Houston, Texas

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