ACT is a nonprofit organization helping people achieve educational and workplace success. Our programs are designed to boost lifelong learning in schools and workplaces around the world. Whether it's guiding students along their learning paths, enabling companies to develop their workforce, fostering parent, teacher, and counselor understanding of student progress, guiding job seekers toward career success, or informing policymakers about education and workforce issues. ACT is passionate about making a difference in all we do.
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Position objective: This position will advance ACT’s research activities primarily by providing project management support for selected research projects and initiative leadership and management of discrete interdepartmental or interdivisional research initiatives.
The Project Manager is responsible for accomplishing project objectives by planning and evaluating project activities on small projects or pieces of larger projects. The Project Manager may also assist other project management staff with their projects. This includes completing the project schedule, cost budgeting, scope planning, managing project issues and risk, as well as resource and quality management. This position performs primary work responsibilities with minimal guidance.
Typical work-related activities include:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Starting salary commensurate with qualifications. Excellent benefits and work environment.