Serco Part-Time Project Leader - Millington, TN in Millington, Tennessee

Part-Time Project Leader - Millington, TN Millington, TN, US

Job Description Serco, Inc. is looking to fill a Part-Time Project Leader position for our Millington, TN location. The roles and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following.

The part-time Project Leader provides direction on projects from inception through completion and provides technical and managerial assistance on all aspects of project management to comply with the technical requirements of the contract for the customer.

Can make non-critical decisions effectively and take an active role in decision making in groups.

Can describe organizational culture and identify the organization's stated mission, vision, values and operating principles, key lines of business, and the names of key executives including their roles in the organization.

Can describe the general value chain of the company including the financial and accounting principles and practices that can affect projects and their stakeholders.

Deal with conflicts and versed in common conflict avoidance and resolution methods.

Demonstrate effective decision-making process including the various types of decision approaches in the project context.

Provides direction on projects from inception through completion and provides technical and managerial assistance on all aspects of project management to comply with the technical requirements of the contract for the customer.

Depict the basic concepts and techniques of oral communication, express concepts, feelings, and factual information by speaking clearly and understandably; using appropriate words, grammar, and mannerisms.

Work with scope management processes and interacting with other project management processes.

Special emphasis on the cost, time, risk and quality knowledge areas.

Key work with networking across the organization to enable collaborative action and can identify the basic characteristics of good working relationships and explain the need for maintaining positive working relationships with associates.

Will manage the contract staff and oversee the work and development of all deliverables/projects.

Performs a variety of tasks, leads and directs the work of contract personnel.

Required Skills Requires a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited academic institution with a concentration in Program Management and 3-5 years of relevant work experience required.

This position supports a U.S. Government contract whose terms require Serco to staff it only with U.S. Citizens.

The position you are being considered for in on a U.S. Government contract Requires you to have a clearance or the rating of ‘eligible for Secret’. At this time we will not be able to take anyone without one or higher.

Position requires a minimum five years of experience in the field or in a related area.

Excellent business correspondence skills required; such as memos or e-mail and can describe good examples of business or technical writing.

Travel may be required.

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE Professional (PMP) certification is preferred. Similar accredited Project Management certifications may be substituted for the PMI PMP Certification.

Master’s Degree preferred.

Secret Clearance preferred.

Employment Type Part time

Career Level Mid Career

Job ID 52501672

Company Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc, one of the world’s leading and most admired service companies. Serco serves Federal, state and local governments, along with the Canadian government and commercial customers. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently, while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Reston, VA, Serco has approximately 10,000 employees with an annual revenue of $1 billion and is part of a $6 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. Serco recognizes that our employees are our most valuable asset. Our successes directly relate to our employees. At Serco, we listen, respect and support our employees and through continuous training, development and information-sharing, we advance talent internally, enhancing career growth and progression which enables not only our employees to excel but enables our customers to excel as well. Our employees personally can make a difference. It is not just a job at Serco; at Serco, we offer career opportunities. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco's people share a passion for delivering ethical service, innovation, and a commitment to results. Our focus on Bringing Service to Life is more than a tagline, it’s the way we get things done, the way we talk with each other, and the way we interact and respect each other. We succeed by encouraging and generating new ideas. We trust our people to deliver. We are passionate about building innovative and successful Serco businesses. Our most powerful tool in improving performance is to instill a stimulating culture where people feel they can personally make a difference. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).

Functional Area Strategy & Transformation

Department Our services in the Defense business unit support all branches of the U.S. military and the intelligence community. Our teams provide a variety of support services related to the maintenance and life cycle sustainment of US Navy, US Coast Guard and Customs and Border Patrol fielded C5I systems. We are focused on the design, systems engineering, project management, procurement, installation, training, testing, and field maintenance of these systems. We also provide personnel services to military personnel, military families, and civilians working for the military. Our capabilities address a wide range of managed services, as well as the complete military lifecycle which includes recruitment, to active duty through retirement. And for the Intel community we have over 300 cleared professionals who serve a variety of Intelligence Community and Department of Defense customers who stand on the front lines of defense for our nation. The unit employee’s specialists focused on acquisition and program management, systems engineering, cyber security, signals and intelligence analysis, financial management, human capital, and information technology.

  • Serco is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is availableand the supplemental poster is. If you need more information or require special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact Serco HR Service Desk at 866-628-6458 or 703-939-6006. You may also e-mail us at.© 2017 Serco Inc.All Rights Reserved.1818 Library Street, Suite 1000, Reston VA 20190