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State of Ohio
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6 Months
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12 Sep 2012
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Short Description:


This Program Manager will report to and work closely with the ODE Project Manager responsible for all aspects of the Race to the Top Early Childhood Challenge Grant projects within ODE and in conjunction with partner agencies.


Complete Description:

The Program Manager directs, controls, administers, and regulates an enhancement or development program.  The Program Manager is the individual ultimately responsible to the agency. The Program Manager’s primary responsibility is to drive the entire effort from start to finish. The Program Manager must ensure that the program is completed on schedule and that the final product meets the business, technical, and established quality requirements.


The Program Manager will report to the ODE RttT-ELC Project Manager and will follow all ODE PMO guidelines and policies. The Program Manager's primary responsibility is to help drive the entire effort from start to finish, working closely with the ODE project manager and the Program Managers embedded at partner agencies.


Years of Relevant Experience:

7 to 8 years

Preferred Education:

4 year college degree or equivalent technical study.

Role Description:

All roles specified plus the following:

•Accountable for activities with excess delivery cycles of 8 to 12 months.



PMP Certification



Practical project management experience with budget responsibility

Required 8 Years


Experience developing and monitoring project plans using Microsoft Project

Required 8 Years


Experience monitoring status reviews, peer reviews, program management inspections, and software quality assurance work product and process reviews

Required 8 Years


Experience managing the complete project life-cycle of large scale projects including planning, design, programming, testing, and implementation

Required 8 Years


Experience simultaneously managing multiple projects with or without sub-projects

Required 8 Years


Experienceing identifying and managing project rists and developing risk mitigation strategies, as well as tracking to closure

Required 8 Years


Experience with management of contract requirements and vendor relationships

Required 3 Years


Experience conducting Facilitated Workshops for requirements

Required 3 Years


Experience as a project manager in a state or federal government environment



Experience with Microsoft SharePoint