Mount Sinai Careers
PROJECT MANAGER I - Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health
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Project Manager will assist the Director of Research Training and Careers in
developing and coordinating professional development programing. They will
oversee all operational aspects for specific projects including the grant
funded Postdoctoral Research Training Program in Environmental Health. They will
create and execute project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet
changing needs and requirements. Identify resources and assign individual
responsibilities. Effectively applies project methodology and enforces
standards while ensuring quality assurance procedures. A Project by definition
must have a timeline with a beginning and end date and differs from a business
Roles & Responsibilities:
- Plans, directs and coordinates activities of designated project(s) to ensure that goals or objectives of the project are accomplished within prescribed time frame and funding parameters. Alters plans and makes recommendations for future project phases or future projects, based on lessons learned from the project
- Develops a budget for the project and is responsible for the allocation of resources. Monitor, verify and reconcile budget expenditures
- Reviews project proposal or plan to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing project(s)
- Ensures all staffing requirements and allotment of available resources to various phases of project met
- May contribute to the performance evaluation of the employees associated with the project scope and may evaluate vendors and consultants and their effectiveness and ability to deliver as promised
- Establishes work plan and staffing for each phase of project, and arranges for recruitment or assignment of project personnel
- Confers with staff to outline work plan and to assign duties, responsibilities, and scope of authority
- Directs and coordinates activities of project personnel to ensure project progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget, including consultants and other outside vendors
- Reviews status reports prepared by project personnel and modifies schedules or plans as required
- Prepares project reports for management, client, or others. Confers with project personnel to provide technical advice and to resolve problems
- Will oversee the participating members of the project to ensure communication is timely and accurate, and that the project needs are met, including documentation for the project
- Performs other related duties
- Bachelor’s degree required; Master's Degree preferred
- 5 years of relevant experience; project management experience preferably in the fields of epidemiology, environmental health, engineering, toxicology or biostatistics
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Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
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