IT Project Manager

Grant Thornton 10/24/2019 6:37:57 AM
JOB ID: 045110 Specialty:
Washington, District of Columbia




Grant Thornton is seeking a Senior Associate to join its Enterprise Technology Services service line and take an active role in engagement execution, project management and key business development activities.

Grant Thornton Public Sector helps executives and managers at all levels of government maximize their performance and efficiency in the face of ever tightening budgets and increased demand for services. We give clients creative, cost-effective solutions that enhance their acquisition, financial, human capital, information technology, data analytics, and performance management. For more information, visit

At Grant Thornton, our professional staff applies traditional, cutting-edge approaches and methods to a variety of analyses. As part of our team, the Senior Associate will utilize various methodologies and models to execute client projects.

Support the client as a Project Manager.
Supports the client program and the Office of Information and Technology (OI&T) Information Technology Operations (ITOPS) with technical and project management responsibilities.
Provides risk management, budget support, meeting facilitation, and resource coordination. Interfaces with business, system owners, development teams, agencies, and joint efforts.
Collaborate with ITOPS engineering subject matter experts (SMEs), specifically as it relates to ITOPS engineering and OEHRM SMEs.
Manage Project Actions (e.g., Cost, Schedule, and Risk).
Support Microsoft (MS) SharePoint and other Knowledge Management tools.
Provide executive-level project status reporting, including MS PowerPoint and dashboarding.
Assist the government Project Manager in management of multiple projects. Coordinates across organization pillars and work efforts.
Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization).
Assist with business development activities, such as proposals, capture, account teams, whitepapers, conferences, and/or other thought leadership materials.


Minimum 10 years of experience. An additional 8 years of relevant experience may be substituted for degree requirements.
Experience in related disciplines including network engineering, systems architecture, information security and disaster recovery
Experience managing IT service and support organizations
BS in engineering, Computer Science, Systems, Business or related discipline
Knowledge and experience in VA systems, including ServiceNow preferred
Experience managing a scrum environment preferred
PMP certification preferred
Ability to obtain and maintain certain job-related certifications if no job-related advanced degrees.
U.S. citizenship may be required. Ability to work in the United States indefinitely required.
Travel may be required.
Ability to work overtime required on occasion.
Ability to sit in an office environment for long periods of time.
Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.
Ability to communicate clearly in writing and verbally.
Ability to obtain and maintain firm independence and abide by firm ethics requirements.
Meet or exceed continuing professional education (CPE) requirements.

Grant Thornton LLP is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International, one of the six global accounting, tax and business advisory organizations. Grant Thornton’s Public Sector, based in Alexandria, VA, is a global management consulting business with the mission of providing responsive and innovative financial, performance management and systems solutions to governments and international organizations. Visit Grant Thornton’s Public Sector at

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Requisition ID: 045110

Washington, DC
Washington, District of Columbia