MSKs Development Operations team is seeking a passionate, strategic, organized, and highly motivated Project Manager to join its growing team. The Project Manager will analyze, initiate, and drive projects through to successful completion, provide status updates, and make recommendations to Senior Leadership in Development .
We are: The Development Operations team is responsible for the technical infrastructure and business operations that support the Development Department . We aim to increase MSKs fundraising potential through the creation of innovative technology and process solutions.
As assigned, initiates, plans, develops and conducts project methodologies to facilitate departmental initiatives and fulfill programmatic needs.
First point of contact for projects and assignments
Participates in the development/timeline and facilitates business and action plans to progress departmental initiatives
Develops and sustains project work flows and timelines
Leads ongoing projects and monitors issues and progress
Works closely with leadership and Development staff to plan and implement software development
Serves as a thought partner in the development of solutions and new initiatives
Serves as primary liaison for appropriate contacts both within the institution and with vendor partners
Engages in the direction of the project, recommends, and directs new and modified action plans
Understands external regulations as well as MSK policies and procedures and is able to interpret their implications for the project
Implements standard operating procedures for project management across the Development organization
Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions
A good decision-maker, with shown success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward
Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information
Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances
Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals
Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals
An effective communicator, capable of resolving how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding
Resilient in recovering from setbacks and skilled at finding detours around obstacles
Able to operate effectively, even when things are not clear or the way forward is not obvious
Adept at learning quickly, applying insights from past efforts to new situations
A Bachelors degree or at least 8 years of relevant experience in lieu of a Bachelor's degree
4-7 years of Project Management related experience
A Masters Degree in Business Administration or related field
Experience with Blackbaud CRM or other CRM systems
Experience with Jira and Confluence
IT project management experience
Internal Number: 2020-42293
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