Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.
Coordinates, plans, supports, and executes enterprise-wide IT projects. Provides support for project plan development and monitoring budgets and scope. Manages the Project Management Life Cycle from beginning to end and communicates frequently with stakeholders and project teams to ensure stakeholder and project team buy-in. Applies industry-accepted methodologies (i.e., Project Management Institute [PMI]) to ensure adherence to project management standards and requirements and to provide stakeholders with continual reports on project progress and performance. Supports project management subject matter experts in the Project Management Office (PMO) with developing solutions to issues and creating efficiencies.
Responsible for the administration of PPM Pro, our enterprise project management system, including maintaining project fields, reports, security, and licensing. Serves as the primary contact for user support. Maintains project training documentation and provides training and mentoring to users. Identifies enhancements and manages the backlog. Maintains the vendor relationship, product roadmap, and the upgrade schedule. Owns and maintains documentation on PMO processes and recommends enhancements as needed. Performs related responsibilities as required. Experience using a PPM Application, preferably in an administrator role. Jira and SharePoint experience a plus.
NOTE: This role will be granted the opportunity to work from home temporarily during the COVID-19 pandemic, with intent to return to an Emory University location in the future. Emory reserves the right to change this status with notice to employee.