Business Project Manager (Remote)

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Remote
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United States of America
US - Remote (Any Location)
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R153402
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Project/Program Management/Management
In a world of possibilities, pursue one with endless opportunities. Imagine Next!

When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons.  Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We’ve got what you’re looking for.

Job Description:

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Business Project Manager (Remote)

to join our team! In this role you will get to provide direction and management for small to medium-sized projects and ensure on-schedule completion within or below budget in accordance with contractual obligations.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Contributes to or leads project improvement initiatives impacting both the Federal Business Unit (BU) and Critical Infrastructure BU. Engagement across the BUs to define needs, developing plans/solutions to resolve those needs, implementing those plans, and communicating across all stakeholders.

  • Collaborate across all business operations teams to improve processes and resources that impact Federal projects.

  • Provide project management guidance and best practices to new and developing project managers. Develop training resources as needed.

  • Utilizes direction and strategy from leadership regarding project management efforts to help create and execute plans that implement new project initiatives and influences project teams to change behavior accordingly. Ensures buy in and adoption of the new program or change by others in the organization. Develops the collateral required to enable key stakeholders and others to be on board. Contributes to the training, reskilling, and mapping of individuals in partnership with business operations.

  • Develop an expert understanding of Parsons’ project management workflows.

  • Maintain awareness of current project management methodologies, practices, and tools.

  • Propose policy and procedure changes to QPO leadership that brings value to the BU and Parsons.

  • Collects and evaluates success criteria, performance metrics, and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). Use scorecards and dashboards to monitor metrics and evaluate for alignment with business and program objectives.

  • Attend Sector leadership meetings to maintain awareness of project efforts and provide QPO support.

  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Operations, Engineering or related field.

  • Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.

  • 10+ years’ work experience in project management and process improvement in Federal government contracting, Commercial contracting, and/or state/local consulting.

  • Experience across all project phases: Initiation, Planning, Execution, Monitor & Control, and Closeout.

  • Experience with change management and change implementation.

  • Project risk management experience in identifying risks, tracking risks, managing risk strategies, and closing risks.

  • Ability to influence without direct authority.

  • Excited about collaboration with different and diverse teams across the enterprise.

  • Remote teaming skills: facilitation, leadership, administration.

  • Analysis, problem resolution, judgment and decision-making skills.

  • Effective written and communication skills - able to convey process changes clearly to stakeholders at various levels.

  • The ability to think creatively and find innovative solutions to emerging risks.

  • Adaptable and capable of adjusting strategies to address evolving challenges.

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • Experience across different contract types (CPFF, T&M, FFP).

  • Familiarity with Engineering / Technical Disciplines, software development, systems integration, cyber, design, and construction.

  • Thorough knowledge of Federal Contracting practices (FAR) .

  • Familiarity with contracting or consulting in transportation, environmental remediation, urban development, and/or critical infrastructure.  

  • Thorough knowledge of Commercial and State Contracting practices and regulations.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Corporate team.

We’re driving the future of the national security and critical infrastructure markets. Our employees work in a close-knit team environment to find new, innovative ways to deliver smart solutions that are used and valued by customers around the world. By combining unique technologies with deep domain expertise across cybersecurity, missile defense, space, connected infrastructure, transportation, smart cities, and more, we're providing tomorrow's solutions today.

Salary Range: 

$117,000.00 - $210,600.00

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!

This position will be posted for a minimum of 3 days and will continue to be posted for an average of 30 days until a qualified applicant is selected or the position has been cancelled.

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!

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OUR MISSION

We’re committed to delivering innovative infrastructure, defense and security solutions to enable a sustainable, safer, smarter and more connected world.

ABOUT US

Founded in 1944, Parsons Corporation, a digitally enabled solutions provider, is focused on creating the future of the defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets. From Earth to outer space, we deliver tomorrow’s solutions today. Equipped with the capabilities required to take on any defense, intelligence, or critical infrastructure challenge, our agile, innovative, and disruptive approach enables us to deliver solutions at the speed of relevance.

Our people are our greatest asset. We strive to be an employer of choice that engages employees in the community and creates rewarding career paths to cultivate a resilient workforce that is ready for the future.

PARSONS IN CANADA

Parsons has contributed to major infrastructure projects in Canada since the 1940’s, helping to design and build many well-known landscapes across the country, including the Regina Bypass, Turcot Exchange, Kicking Horse Canyon, Olivier-Charbonneau Bridge, and the Edmonton Light Rail Transit. Our markets are diverse, including Bridge, Tunnel, Road and Highway, Aviation, Rail and Transit, Smart Vehicle Solutions, Smart Mobility, Integrated Delivery, Environmental Remediation, Mining and Reclamation, and Water/Wastewater, as well as serving numerous industrial clients. The Parsons’ signature stands out and our achievements have been recognized via numerous awards for innovation and quality, particularly in long-span bridges, complex brigles, and major road networks expansions. Our teams work across Canada in many provinces, including Alberta, Ontario, Manitoba, British Columbia, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Northern Territories and the Yukon.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

2021 Forbes The Best Employers for Diversity Badge

For more about Parsons, visit parsons.com and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.

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2023 Los Angeles Business Journal DEI Company of The Year Badge
2023 Equality 100 Leader in LGBTQ+ Workplace Inclusion Badge
2023 Vets Indexes 4 Star Employer Badge
2023 Military Times Best Employer for Vets Badge
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2023 Minority Engineer Magazine  Reader's Choice Top 50 Employer Badge
2022 U.S. Department of Labor Gold Award Badge
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4 Continents

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75+ Years

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17,000+ Employees

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80+ Languages

COMPETITIVE BENEFIT OFFERINGS

Financial Wellness

We care about your financial wellbeing. Parsons offers competitive pay and retirement plans to help you build wealth for the future while giving you the flexibility to diversify your investments.

Work Life Harmony

Balance in life is important and time away from the office is imperative to allow you to refresh and focus your attention on the things that matter to you. Parsons supports your time away by providing paid time off and paid flexible holidays.

Career Development

We are committed to fostering the personal and professional growth of our employees. Develop and advance yourself though our comprehensive training, educational and mentorship programs.

Veteran Support

We provide Industry leading benefits to support veterans and active-duty members to provide security for you and your family by offering robust leave and benefits; including paid active-duty military leave and paid time off when transitioning back to civilian life.

Mind & Body

At Parsons we inspire healthier habits, heathier minds, and a healthier you through our wellness program. Participate in our weekly Meditation Mondays and Wellness Wednesdays. Wellness, at Parsons, is more than just your annual checkup.

Health

Health is not a one size fits all. At Parsons, we offer a robust Employee Assistance Program as well as comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans through large, national carriers with the choice of regional PPO, HDHP, or HMO networks.

Want to learn more about the benefits eligible for the Parsons’ location you are interested in? Connect with one of our recruiters for further detail.

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Parsons has a long-standing reputation as an industry leader in domestic and international engineering and construction projects. The company also has a solid history supporting federal government work.”

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