Public Sector Project Manager

Park City, Utah, United States Full-time

Banjo is looking for a Public Sector Project Manager to join our team in Utah!

Most companies have a mission statement. Banjo has a mission—to save lives and reduce human suffering by ethically using A.I. to get everyone live, validated information, so they can make better decisions, faster.

Banjo is the world’s first Live-Time Intelligence platform that gives decision-makers the ability to KNOW INFORMATION NOW, to understand what is happening live, anywhere. With Banjo you will know more, so you can do more. Imagine how our world will change when decision-makers know exactly what is happening, where it is happening, the moment it happens.

As a Public Sector Project Manager, you will be responsible for championing Banjo’s technology into the public sector on local, state and federal levels. You will work closely with internal and external teams managing government accounts. While prior government experience isn’t required, you will need to learn the ins and outs of working with the government on local, state and federal levels.

You will be responsible for the successful implementation of system deployments and client engagement. You will work closely with business and engineering counterparts as well as leadership to plan the identification, pursuit, and execution of projects. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Oversee all project activities and act as the primary point of contact for stakeholders, clients, and internal management
  • Develop and manage project schedules, deliverables, budgets, and related communications
  • Define and document project objectives, requirements, implementation, and onboarding plans
  • Manage client engagement and relationship both pre and post implementations, driving client satisfaction and adoption
  • Own and drive team accountability for on-time, quality outcomes
  • Manage project communications and status updates, driving top/down alignment at all times
  • Oversee user group forums for both UAT, training and roadmap planning
  • Track and manage project cost estimates and actuals, driving resolution when needed on potential adjustments

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

  • 5+ years Project Management experience
  • Experienced self-starter with highly effective time management and organization skills
  • Seasoned professional in listening, problem resolution and negotiation skills
  • Effective and personable demonstrating passion, objectivity and poise under pressure
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, providing visibility to project efforts and managing expectations where needed
  • Ability to proactively drive results amongst multiple stakeholders
  • Collaborative work style, prioritizing outcomes and results over process
  • Experience in a client-facing position and proven aptitude as it relates to managing client relationships
  • Proven ability to handle fast-changing demands in a dynamic environment to meet cost, schedule and client requirements
  • Strong working knowledge of G-Suite
  • Proven wing to wing project management experience
  • Experience with project management software such as Jira or similar

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES OF THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a high degree of empathy and emotional intelligence
  • Articulate individual, possessing solid verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven success delivering results individually and as part of a team in a fast-paced, demanding, high growth environment
  • Continuous improvement mentality with an ability to evaluate processes, seek out and implement internal or external best practices
  • A ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Great collaborator who is highly effective in a team-based environment
  • Creative problem solver with a demonstrated ability to ‘think outside the box’ when confronting challenges
  • Effective time management, organization and prioritizing skills; Ability to manage and prioritize multiple deliverables and to meet deadlines
  • High attention to detail, able to complete tasks quickly
  • Possesses an innate sense of urgency to deliver for the business while also effectively working collaboratively as part of a team

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The term "qualified individual with a disability" means an individual with a disability who, with or without reasonable accommodation, can perform the essential functions of the position. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to communicate professionally in person, over the telephone, through email and other electronic means, move about the office, handle various types of media and equipment, and visually or otherwise identify, observe and assess. The employee is occasionally required to lift up to 10 pounds and is required to travel unless otherwise specified in the job description.

NOTICE

At Banjo, we value inclusion and embrace diversity. Banjo is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. Banjo prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual identity, gender identity, marital status, veteran status, nationality, citizenship, age, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, or any other unlawful consideration. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative and level of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.

Candidates must pass a background check and drug test to be considered for this position.