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POSTED: July 23, 2019

IT Project Manager (six month temporary role)

COMPANY
Bowdoin College
LOCATION
Brunswick, ME
JOB TYPE
Part time
CATEGORY
Project/Implementation Management
SALARY

This position manages and monitors active IT projects, communicates and documents system changes, and adds consistency to tools processes and methodologies. This position also partners with departments to provide consulting, training and introduces enterprise-wide perspectives into key decisions.

This is a temporary position that will span approximately six months. A typical work week will be 25-30 hours, scheduled Monday-Friday between 8am and 5pm.

Required: a Bachelor’s degree or higher and two or more years of related experience in project management or combination of education and relevant experience. Highly effective written and oral communication skills to address a wide variety of audiences. Ability to productively assemble, engage, and lead cross-functional teams. Demonstrated influence, relationship building, and problem-solving skills in a variety of situations. Depth of knowledge in at least one technical discipline/domain needed to deliver projects. Ability to align technical needs with business goals.
Preferred: proven experience with Agile and Waterfall project management. Knowledge of project management tools and software development. Proven experience in organizational change management, risk mitigation, and conflict management. Knowledge of quality assurance and testing. Knowledge of data integration across different technical platforms. Good understanding of technical architectures. Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.
Founded in 1794, Bowdoin has maintained its commitment to the liberal arts for well over 200 years. Bowdoin’s reputation as a preeminent liberal arts college rests on the excellence of its faculty, students, and staff; intimate size; strong sense of community; and connections to the people, history, and natural beauty of Maine. Bowdoin’s campus is situated in a beautiful natural setting. Located in Brunswick, Maine, a town of approximately 20,000, the College is a short drive from the Maine coast, twenty-five miles from Portland and 120 miles from Boston. Bowdoin embraces diversity in all forms, and the College is home to talented students, faculty and staff—with a variety of racial, ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds; religious beliefs; and gender identities, among other factors. We encourage applications from candidates committed to the support of an inclusive campus community and those who will enrich and contribute to the College’s multifaceted diversity. We value a community in which individuals of all backgrounds are warmly welcomed and encouraged to succeed.