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Project Manager with HHS / child welfare / ccwis / sacwis experienced required

Saturday, November 14, 2020
Organization Unit: 
State & Local Government
Job Type: 

Job Position: Project Manager with HHS / child welfare / ccwis / sacwis experienced required

Location: Baton Rouge, LA, USA

Duration: Long Term

KEY: Experience in Health & Human Services (Child Welfare)


• Provides onsite management of the Project and is the chief liaison for DCFS and the PMO during the Project
• Is authorized to make day-to-day Project decisions
• Is available and responsive to State requests for consultation and assistance
• Provides timely and informed responses to operational and administrative inquiries that arise
• Is responsible for facilitating the Project by using the project management processes, organizing the Project, and managing the team work activities consistent with the approved work plan
• Develops and maintains thorough project planning documentation that includes, but is not limited to, a project plan and schedule
• Manages Contractor staff assigned to all DDI activities
• Plays an active role in day-to-day management of the Account so as to be knowledgeable and aware of all issues, concerns and requirements
• Meets with DCFS staff or such other person DCFS may designate on a regular basis to provide oral and written status reports and other information as required
• Provides expert guidance ensuring that policies, business rules, and requirements as defined by DCFS are correctly implemented in the Future System
• Advises DCFS regarding best practices and recommends modifications to business processes, which improve the overall operations
• Manages the relationships with subcontractors and partner vendors
• Provides ongoing reporting of operation against the requirements of this Contract
• Ensures all activities are coordinated and follow
the processes outlined in this RFP (e.g. enhancement development)

Expected Qualifications

• Five (5) years of experience leading the implementation of enterprise solutions on similar technologies
• Previously managed child welfare information system projects that have included both DDI and operations
• Five (5) years of experience implementing solutions of similar functional scope
• Minimum of fifteen (15) years of relevant experience in professional services, client support or project management
• Project Management Professional (PMP) certification