Origin Consulting, LLC

Project Manager


Job Title: Project Manager
Date Posted: 01/31/2019
FLSA Status: Exempt


The Project Manager will ensure that all aspects of the project are planned and executed in a manner that will lead to meeting the implementation goals within the established time frame and budget and to a high degree of customer satisfaction. The Project Manager is also responsible for project profitability and to ensure that consultants assigned to their projects maintain an expected level of billable utilization.


  • Work with all stakeholders towards continual improvement of the Origin project management practice

  • Take responsibility and drive initiatives for improvement

  • Develop and deliver executive level status reports to the customer

  • Lead and motivate a project team towards accomplishing their work effectively

  • Work closely with the client(s) to ensure successful completion of the implementation

  • Develop and execute the project plan, project schedule, and monitor progress

  • Keep the Account Managers and peers updated on client status, proactively identifying and resolving, or escalating as appropriate, issues that might impact project success or client satisfaction

  • Consistently manage client expectations and ensure delivery of highest quality service

  • Approval or routing of project level expenses

  • Participate in performance reviews as required

  • Provide timely and accurate input for resource and revenue forecasting activities

  • Participate in monthly revenue target reviews

  • Ensure the technical and application consulting team members are appropriately tasked for successful execution of the established project plan

  • Conduct post implementation reviews to identify and measure results

  • Capture and apply lessons learned for continuous process improvement

  • Manage difficult or emotional customer situations; responds promptly to customer needs; solicits customer feedback to improve service

  • Prioritize and plan work activities of team members; sets goals and objectives and develop realistic action plans


  • Knowledge and experience with CIS applications

  • Minimum of 3 years of direct Project Management experience, with a focus on software delivery

  • Experience with the management of risk, change, issues, time, scope, resources, budget and quality

  • In depth understanding of all major activities for a business system implementation such as analysis, design, development, deployment

  • Experience utilizing a formal project management methodology

  • Proven leadership skills and the ability to motivate a team

  • Highly motivated and driven to improve project management processes and operational efficiency


  • Experience with projects in the Utilities sector and understanding of standard utility business processes 

  • Experience with the Oracle Utilities Solution Suite 

  • Experience with Agile methodology  


  • Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Project, Visio


  • PMP Certification preferred


  • Must be able to travel up to 75% of the time or as required