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Posted: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 9:16 AM

Job Description
In this role you will support Bonneville Power Administrations (BPAs) Transmission Strategy and Business Management (TAS) organization. The primary focus of this role is to provide high:level project management services in support of Transmission strategic initiatives led by BPA Transmission Services Strategy and Business Management (TAS) organization. This position will provide support to BPA Management in defining and implementing strategic initiatives in for business transformation efforts. This project manager will interact with key managerial stakeholders and executives in the development of an overall strategy and roadmap to improve and streamline the core business processes used to deliver on the Transmission business model.
:Provide project management expertise and support and facilitate BPA manager:assigned TAS Business Transformation strategic initiative projects, from beginning to end, providing expert guidance on the PMI:based project management methodology, best practices, and internal skill development as requested by and with guidance from the BPA manager, team lead or other personnel with the authority to do so, including:
:Identify and request necessary subject matter experts needed during the project.
:Forecast and recommend / request appropriate project resources to fulfill project needs; recommended resource requests must be submitted to, coordinated with and provided by appropriate BPA Performance Managers.
:Collaborate with business units and BPA Performance Managers to resolve resource allocation issues.
:Schedule and facilitate project team meetings.
:Recommend an overall roadmap of efforts required to achieve program initiatives and project objectives (see Note above).
:Provide recommendations regarding project expectations, approach, roadmaps, work plans, deliverables and goals.
:Draft project plans, resource strategies and funding estimates required to advance each assigned project / defined effort.
:Monitor progress of assigned projects to track timelines, milestones, deadlines, standards and targets, alerting appropriate BPA manager / personnel of any obstacles / potential delays to project timelines, targets or success; provide corrective action recommendations.
:Provide background information, technical input, options and recommendations for project decisions as requested by BPA manager / personnel; work with appropriate parties to facilitate resolution of conflicting team positions.
:Draft a final project report, including project lessons:learned, for appropriate BPA management review and approval / acceptance.
:Gather business requirements and needs analysis from various stakeholder perspectives.
:Perform gap analysis from the as is to the to be state.
:Take a pro:active stance on project risk management by:
:Anticipating and identifying potential areas of risk and obtaining guidance from appropriate BPA manager or Contracting Officer.
:Tracking, monitoring and facilitating resolution of issues and risks identified within the projects, as well as compliance related
dependencies.Maintaining issue, risk, and/or action logs.
:Developing, drafting and recommending contingency plans to minimize / eliminate risks on an ongoing basis for review and approval / acceptance by appropriate BPA manager / personnel.
:Communicate regularly with executive sponsors, key stakeholders, strategic partners, and BPA managers independently and in team meetings.
:Support and facilitate the following deliverables:
:Scope Definition and Management
:Process and System Design requirements
:Communication and project management best practice gap analysis
:Coordinate and assist BPA management with transitions of identified project resources as needed.
:Assist with the identification of organizational alignment and culture change required to advance improvement efforts; draft and prepare revised processes and roles to approval of appropriate BPA personnel.
:Facilitate the


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