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Project Lead

Dallas County Community College District

Job Title: Project Lead
Job Location: Dallas , TX
United States
Status: Full-Time
Job Category: Other Administrative Positions
Application Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Date Posted: 2017-11-26
Industry: Academic/Education

Job Description

Project Lead
Dallas County Community College District

Job no: 496231
Work type: Full-time
Location: District Service Center
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday (8:00-5:00)

Working Title

Project Lead

Job Title Code


Salary Level


Salary Range (Full-Time)

$5,416.67 mo. - $6,229.17 mo. (dependent on experience and other considerations)



Position Type


Position Summary

Overall responsibility for delivering assigned project based on agreed targets and objects, on time and on budget.   

Job Requirements

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Ability to plan project, manage the creation and execution of various deliverables, and work with all project related resources including but not limited to establishing and managing effective partnerships with project partners and key stakeholders, quality and cohesion of training, networking and project output, reporting of financial and operational progress.  Responsible for actively participating in change management activities and promoting key aspects of the project’s vision to all business constituents.  Responsible for day-to-day management and execution of end-to-end project(s) deliverables in accordance with identified operating model to ensure quality and consistency.  Determine and document guidelines and/or process flows related to data management.  Must have strong interpersonal, analytical and problems solving skills and be able to converse with team members, stakeholders, vendors, etc., with diverse backgrounds.  Lead and ensure the delivery of project tasks with technical and functional partners; hold team members accountable based on identified roles and responsibilities during project execution.  Ability to prioritize, multi-task, work independently and/or with a team(s) to plan, organize, schedule and coordinate project tasks and activities.  Must have excellent time management, planning and organizational skills and be able to adapt to changing work environments, work priorities and organizational needs to meet objectives.  Must be able to provide clear and concise communication effectively, both orally and in writing to all levels of organization.  Provide/manage documentation oversight for assigned project(s) including development of policies, procedures and training documentation, as necessary. 

Physical Requirements

Normal physical job functions performed within a standard office environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to individuals with physical challenges to perform the essential duties and responsibilities.


Preferred Skills

Excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills including the ability to work across the organization and interact, collaborate, influence, and negotiate effectively with all levels of management and peers.
• Excellent consultative, listening, communications, and analytical skills.
• Solid oral and written communication skills as well as excellent presentation skills with ability to conduct presentations comfortably to varied audiences.
• Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy and data quality.
• Desire and ability to work in fast paced, cycle driven, collaborative environment.
• Flexibility to adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity, and rapid change.
• Team player and able to work on own initiative.
• Experienced user of MS Office toolset (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and PPM tools Innotas


Minimum Knowledge and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or higher plus 3 to 5 years of related experience.  Official transcripts required. *** Will be subject to a criminal background check.  Some positions may be subject to a fingerprint check. ***

Information and Application Process Instructions

To Apply Visit:http://opportunities.dcccd.edu/cw/en-us/listing/

The seven independently accredited colleges of the Dallas County Community College District are part of an equal opportunity system that provides education and employment opportunities without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

Dallas County Community College District complies with the Americans with Disabilities and Veterans Act. If you require special accommodations in order to apply for a position, please contact Cynthia Brown, District Human Resources Office, at 214-378-1501.

When inquiring or applying for this position, please also reference AcademicCareers.com

Applicants with dual-career considerations can find university jobs such as professor jobs, dean jobs, chair / department head jobs, and other faculty jobs and employment opportunities within the Dallas County Community College District and at other institutions of higher education in the region on www.AcademicCareers.com

To obtain more information or to submit your resume you can contact Human Resources Department as shown below. If you apply for this position, please say you saw it first on www.AcademicCareers.com. Thank you.

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