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Senior Project Manager

at Compassion & Choices

Posted: 2/1/2019
Job Reference #: 17945
Keywords: manager

Job Description

  • Job ID
    Location Name
    Colorado Springs - GMC
    Business Analysis
  • Overview

    This senior project manager plans, monitors and manages major internal projects, often for global venues, from initiation through completion. The project manager also secures required resources, and uses formal processes and tools to manage resources, budgets, risks and changes. He or she manages complex projects to ensure on-time completion according to specifications and within budgeted costs. At this career level, the incumbent generally large, complex projects for multiple regions or countries, and often coaches and oversees the work of other project managers and related staff.

    Essential Job Functions

    • Maintains a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Is a consistent witness for Jesus Christ, maintains a courteous, Christ-like attitude in dealing with people within and outside of Compassion, and faithfully upholds Compassion’s ministry in prayer.

    • Acts as an advocate for children – raising the awareness of the needs, neglect, nurture, and potential of children in poverty and challenging and enabling those within one’s influence to greater involvement and effectiveness on behalf of children.

    • The primary purpose of this senior professional includes using discretion and judgement to lead project planning, resourcing, staffing, supply and subcontract management on extensive, multi-phase projects.

    • This senior incumbent effectively uses structured project governance systems for monitoring and tracking deliverables and resolving complex issues, ensuring delivery of major projects to the plan and budget.

    • The project manager applies high level professional project management skills to plan, monitor and manage major, complex projects with a high number of extremely skilled experts, from initiation through completion. This includes developing assignments, timetables and responsibilities for team members for the duration of the project.

    • The incumbent ensures critical progress reporting, troubleshooting and people management. This generally includes, recruiting or screening, organizing, motivating, and directing team members, and ensuring that materials and equipment resources are delivered on time.

    • The project manager monitors performance and recommends schedule changes, cost adjustments or resource additions.

    • This senior incumbent ensures project results meet the highest requirements regarding technical quality, reliability, schedule and cost.

    • The incumbent coaches and provides expertise, and may oversee the work of other professionals and support staff in the project management discipline.


  • Has a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.

  • Culture
  • Accountable for supporting, upholding, and engaging in Compassion's core "Cultural Behaviors" in all internal and external communication and relationships.

  • Education
  • Bachelor's Degree Accounting, Finance, Management Information Systems, Business Administration, or related discipline

  • Work Experience
  • Ten years Professional experience working in project management or a similar field.

  • Licenses and Certifications
  • Project Management Professional Certificate granted by the Project Management Institute.

  • *** Equivalent education, training and/or certification may be substituted for experience and education shown above ***

    Working Environment: Office – Standard Office Environment

    Physical Demands: Sitting, standing, and/or walking for up to 8 hours per day

    Travel Requirements: May be required to travel up to 10% of normal schedule


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