Project Manager - Special Development Initiative - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah 84058


United States
(JPF06414)

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Detailed Job Description

In order to achieve its ambitious goals for the University, the Division relies increasingly upon seamless collaboration across and along multiple departmental areas of expertise and authority. The Project Manager oversees these complex, often fast-moving initiatives that require significant vision and a diverse skill set.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation with a bachelor’s from an accredited institution in a related academic discipline plus two years of professional experience in project management or a combination of education and experience totaling six years. Familiarity with PMI/PMP standards, including the basics of the project management process plus management education, is preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with SharePoint Designer.
Familiarity of PMI/PMP standards, including the basics of the project management process and 23 hours of project management education.

Knowledge

Knowledge of project management best practices.
Knowledge and expertise in use of English grammar, punctuation, and syntax for both written and verbal communications.
Knowledge of business practices, business plan development, budgeting, financial analysis and projection, correspondence, and report generation.
Knowledge of and significant experience with fund raising procedures, techniques, and best practices, as well as legal, compliance, and ethical constraints.
Knowledge and ability to conduct sophisticated research, analyze information, problem-solve, plan strategically, and make reliable projections.

Skills

Office productivity software skills, which must include MS Office programs, SharePoint, online resources, web, social networking, and cloud computing applications.
Strong project management skills with the ability to meet deadlines with high quality results.
Strong technical writing and editing skills.
Exceptional interpersonal communication skills.

Abilities

Ability to work in a team environment within a large organization with diverse constituencies and rapidly shifting priorities and deadlines.
Ability to commit to the highest standards of customer service, professionalism, and ethics.
Ability to think conceptually, globally, and understand the comprehensive operation of an institution of higher education.
Ability to learn subject-specific terminology for use in crafting development communications.
Ability to deal with sensitive information in a discrete and confidential manner.

Pay Range

$38,062 to $42,500

Special Instructions to Applicants

Summary of Duties

In order to achieve its ambitious goals for the University, the Division relies increasingly upon seamless collaboration across and along multiple departmental areas of expertise and authority. The Project Manager oversees these complex, often fast-moving initiatives that require significant vision and a diverse skill set.

Utah Valley University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access Employer.


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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Manager
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
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