Project Manager

This is a Contract to Direct Position

SUMMARY

 

The Project Manager will be responsible for the successful execution of a project.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Learn  project management processes
  • Manage project budgets, schedules, and contract requirements
  • Build project schedules
  • Perform budget forecasting
  • Perform project risk analysis and develop risk management plans
  • Develop project management plans
  • Provide status updates to management and customers
  • Manage deliverable s, deadlines, data requests, and updates
  • Manage customer expectations
  • Track Invoices and payments
  • Monitor project quality

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Applicant MUST be a U.S. citizen
  • Applicant MUST clear an FBI background check
  • Applicant must write a unique cover letter addressed to the Director of Programs (1-4 paragraphs)
  • Applicant must submit a 1-2 page resume
  • Applicant must have a Degree in Engineering, or other STEM degree; or Business Management degree; or equivalent experience.
  • 5 + years of experience in aerospace systems and aerospace operations
  • Interest in project management

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong writing and communications skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office with a strong emphasis on Project, Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Experience in aerospace systems and aerospace operations
  • Degree/certification in Project Management
  • Experience in the Aircraft Modification industry

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Must be able to walk and stand on level and inclined surfaces outside for extended periods throughout the day
  • Willingness to travel