texascomputer | Associate Project Management Consultant in Houston, TX

Associate Project Management Consultant

  • EPMA
  • Houston, TX 77246
  • Full-Time
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Description

We are looking for intelligent and dynamic consultants, who are self-starters and have a strong client focus with excellent interpersonal skills. You will be interacting with middle and senior managers in our client organizations, and supporting our team leads in identifying project management challenges, and then implementing appropriate project portfolio and project management solutions through to their successful completion.

Requirements & Qualifications

  • Bachelor s degree in a technical discipline, such as Engineering, Information Systems, or Business Administration
  • 2-5 years of experience in Project Management, specifically in Scheduling and Resource Management, including establishing project plans and charters, regularly monitoring and tracking project progress, and ensuring appropriate communications and updates with project stakeholders
  • 2-5 years of strong MS Project experience, and applying this experience in developing, analyzing and managing resource-loaded schedules with fully developed inter-dependency logic and critical path analysis
  • Experience in a Process Industry, such as Oil & Gas, Chemicals, Food and Beverage, or Pharmaceuticals
  • Proven analytical problem solver, with the ability to streamline processes and integrate/analyze data from various sources, using business sense and technical skills to develop practical project management solutions for Clients
  • Experienced in designing, implementing, and executing effective project management processes, tools, and methods
  • Experience in other aspects of project management, including estimating, cost, scope and risk management, as the foundation for a well-rounded project management skill set
  • Excellent verbal and written skills necessary to effectively communicate complex issues
  • Ability to maintain composure and adapt in a dynamic, fast-paced, customer-focused work environment characterized by rapid change, minimal lead times, and multiple competing priorities
  • Ability to effectively manage and execute multiple tasks and projects
  • PMP Certification
  • Change Management Experience
  • Project management experience spanning multiple industries

BENEFITS & PERKS

Paid time off, Health benefits and more, speak with your recruiter or HR to learn more.

HOW YOU'LL GROW AT EPMA

We believe in the investment of our people. Strong client results and company growth is a direct result of our focus on personal growth for every single employee. With regular reviews and measurable development plans, we help you focus on the skills and knowledge you need to succeed. From on-the-job learning to professional development programs, we help you to grow throughout your career and ready you for the opportunities that lie ahead.

EPMA'S CULTURE

Passion, Integrity, Value and Reputation are EPMA's 4 pillars that are at the forefront of everything we do. We take pride in investing in the development of our people, because they are part of the EPMA family and DNA. Call us old fashioned, but we believe in life long careers at EPMA, and we take pride in preparing our future leaders and innovators. You will find a fun, exciting and rewarding career at EPMA.

APPLICANT TIPS

Hiring is one of the most strategic functions in any company, and we believe in taking time in the selection process to ensure the right fit for both EPMA and for the individual. Once you have chosen to apply, there will be several selection phases consisting of interviews, a personality profile assessment, case study and a presentation. During the initial interviews, you will be asked questions about EPMA, and how you add value to the business we are in. We highly recommend you learn about EPMA, PPM and the role you are applying for.

ABOUT EPMA

Since 2010, EPMA has quickly earned credibility as a trusted leader in Project and Portfolio Management Services to help regional domestic business to Global 50 companies deliver projects with greater efficiency and success. Our ability to attract the most talented people and empower them to make a difference for our clients is part of what makes EPMA one of the Top Companies to work for in Texas, and one of the Best and Brightest companies to work for in the nation. We are also on the Inc. 5000 list as one of the fastest growing, privately held companies in America today.

Learn more by visiting us at www. EPMAinc. com



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