The Project Director is responsible for the execution of the overall operation of the project, its performance to contract requirements, and MAXIMUS quality and performance.
Establishes and maintains relationships with representatives of client agencies, stakeholders, and community organizations to promote and develop MAXIMUS services
Represents MAXIMUS and the project in external meetings and forums
Develops and maintains comprehensive knowledge of programs, MAXIMUS services, and project operations
Oversees the development of proposals and pricing for amendments and new work
Identifies new business opportunities
Ensures project compliance with all applicable corporate, contract, state and federal requirements and regulations
Provides executive management of the project's financial plan and forecast
Develops performance goals and objectives for direct reports and monitors the achievement of those goals
Other duties as may be assigned by corporate management
The Ideal Candidate will Possess the Following Additional Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university required
At least five years of experience in a senior management position in a health or human services-related field
Excellent organizational, written, and verbal communication skills
Excellent people management skills
Strong client management skills
Computer literate and information systems aptitude
Strong communicator. Advisory, persuasive abilities, coaching and mentoring
Proven ability with operational processes and working with community groups
EEO Statement Active military service members, their spouses, and veteran candidates often embody the core competencies MAXIMUS deems essential, and bring a resiliency and dependability that greatly enhances our workforce. We recognize your unique skills and experiences, and want to provide you with a career path that allows you to continue making a difference for our country. We’re proud of our connections to organizations dedicated to serving veterans and their families. If you are transitioning from military to civilian life, have prior service, are a retired veteran or a member of the National Guard or Reserves, or a spouse of an active military service member, we have challenging and rewarding career opportunities available for you
A committed and diverse workforce is our most important resource.
MAXIMUS is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
MAXIMUS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disabled status.