Director, IT Project Management

Palos Hills, Illinois
Minimum Starting Rate: $85,720.00
Aug 31, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Technology, Other Technology Jobs
Institution Type
Community College


IT Project Manager reports directly to the CIO. The role of the position is to plan, execute, and finalize projects according to deadlines and within budget. This includes acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members and third-party consultants in order to deliver projects according to Strategic Technology plan. The Project Manager will also be responsible for evaluating and recommending work process to introduce efficiencies.


Bachelor’s degree or higher in Management Information Systems, Business Administration or related field required; eight to ten years project management experience in an Information Technology environment; experience in using project management tools, managing large IT projects, and experience with major ERP implementation and upgrades. Ellucian Colleague preferred; PMPCertification and ITIL Certification preferred.


The Director, IT Project Management will direct and manage project development from beginning to end; define project charter, scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with senior management and stakeholders; develop full-scale project plans and associated communication documents; draft and submit budget proposals, and recommend subsequent budget changes where necessary; identify and manage project expectations with team members and other stakeholders; plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools; develop best practices and tools for project execution and management; plus other duties as assigned.


8:00 am to 5:15 pm

Minimum Starting Rate:  $85,720.00

Review of Applications Begins:  09/14/2017

Special Instructions to Applicants:

To ensure consideration, please apply prior to the review date.  Please apply on-line to: