• Sr. Project Manager

    Job Locations US-DC-Washington
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/10/2020 2:59 PM)
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    Regular Full-Time

    Since 1975, MAXIMUS has operated under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People, enabling citizens around the globe to successfully engage with their governments at all levels and across a variety of health and human services programs. MAXIMUS delivers innovative business process management and technology solutions that contribute to improved outcomes for citizens and higher levels of productivity, accuracy, accountability and efficiency of government-sponsored programs. With more than 30,000 employees worldwide, MAXIMUS is a proud partner to government agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit

    Job Description Summary

    *This position is contingent upon award

    Manage the contract and customer relationship for the group supporting MAXIMUS Federal Services mailroom and imaging operations. Functions of operations include mail receiving, document prep and deprep, scanning, quality control, and records storage.

    Job Duties:
    -Responsible for the overall operation of the project, including, execution of effective program control activities, performance, quality and all service level agreements, according to the contract.
    -Work with the Operational Delivery lead to lead the Project.
    -Provide direct oversight and management of the project control activities, including financial controls and vendor subcontracts, making certain that the project is in compliance with all contract and MAXIMUS requirements, expected deliverables and all applicable regulations.
    -Provide oversight for all project operations in compliance with the Project Management Manual and the MAXIMUS Authority Matrix.
    -Prepare briefings, reports and data for organizational unit, division and segment leadership representing the program.
    -Manage sub-contracts, ensuring appropriate flow-downs of contract requirements and metrics, monitoring partner performance.
    -Oversee management of project scope, technical resources, finances, technical integration, risk, change and communications (this includes operations and maintenance as well as software development projects).
    -Oversee operations and activities performed by a variety of components in multiple locations.
    -Review all project plans and reports prior to client submission.
    -Manage program finances to ensure compliance with MFS goals.
    -Work with shared services (Contracts, Human Capital, AR/AP, Finance, etc.) to ensure effective administrative management and operations of the program.
    -Develop Resource Plans to ensure all appropriate staff, including technical, management and support positions, are available to meet program goals.
    -Establish and maintain a productive relationship with a variety of client and stakeholder points of contact.
    -Engage with and maintain positive client relationship.
    -Coordinate MAXIMUS and client meetings according to contractual requirements or as needed.
    -Ensure minutes of all meetings are kept and distributed.
    -Identify additional business opportunities at customer agency.
    -Perform other duties as assigned by leadership.

    Education Required: Bachelor’s degree in Business, Health, Social Services or equivalent work experience required.

    Education Preferred: Master’s degree or higher from an accredited college or equivalent experience preferred

    Skills / Knowledge Required:
    -Delivers multiple small and large projects with high values and high risk.
    -Provides leadership for the project team to ensure that the project is delivered to specifications, on time and within budget.
    -Develops innovative methodologies, techniques, and criteria for projects.
    -Advanced knowledge of workflows and project mapping.
    -Facilitates the tracking and resolution of issues impacting projects.
    -Strong people skills.


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
    - Develop strategies and tactical implementation of new products and improvements to existing product lines. 
    - Work closely with business development and sales groups to identify upcoming needs.
    - Develop a detailed plan for implementation and roll out.
    - Follow up by evaluating product performance.

    Minimum Requirements:

    - Bachelor's degree with 7+ years of project management experience.
    - Delivers multiple small and large projects with high values and high risk.
    - Provides leadership for the project team to ensure that the project is delivered to specifications, on time and within budget.
    - Develops innovative methodologies, techniques, and criteria for projects.
    - Advanced knowledge of workflows and project mapping.
    - Facilitates the tracking and resolution of issues impacting projects.


    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.


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