Posting Summary: The Managerial Reporting Project (MRP) at the University of Virginia (http://managerialreporting.virginia.edu/) entails the university-wide rollout of multiple enterprise wide applications and a robust data environment in support of improved internal reporting capabilities. Our project team uses a hybrid Agile approach to software and reporting development, a stakeholder-focused and incremental approach to delivering value early and often. The existing team comprises individuals responsible for data warehouse and governance, business intelligence technologies, human change management and project management. We now seek to hire a dynamic person to support the change management efforts to enable the full adoption of UBI reporting http://ubi.virginia.edu/. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated project management expertise within the context of an initiative that includes a technology solution(s).
This position will report directly to the Decision Support Systems Lead. The position will have significant exposure to the Director Managerial Reporting Project and other MRP team members focused primarily on supporting the users transition.
**This is a restricted-term position projected for the duration of the University's Managerial Reporting Project**
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Required Minimum Level of Education: *Degree or Equivalent Experience Required
Required Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Required Specific Experience: Experience in project management of a large scale project
Preferred Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Preferred Specific Experience: - Experience in a higher education environment - Experience in project management for a Business Intelligence project - Experience in change management
Preferred License or Certification: PMP, Agile
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: - Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively across functions - Ability to coach/lead team members through an informal management structure - Strong ability to adapt to new technologies and processes - Able to think with "stakeholder" service in mind - Strong communication skills, verbal, written, informal and formal
Required Computer Applications: - MS office, collaboration tools, Issue Tracking etc.
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.