Project Manager - remote

Illuminate Education - Remote - Full time

Position Overview

The Illuminate Project Manager is responsible for overseeing a variety of cross functional projects from beginning to end. Responsibilities include developing a project charter, communication plan, documenting milestones and tasks, and tracking the status of the project over time. This role will facilitate ensuring the scope, schedule, risks/issues, monitoring, and closing of projects is effective and efficient. The project manager role is part of the Operations team within the Illuminate PMO.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with project teams to plan and implement projects.
  • Monitor and report on project progress and assess the results of project.
  • Ensure that tasks are being completed and progressing against timeline.
  • Oversee multiple projects from beginning to end.
  • Ensure that all project deliverables are completed.
  • Participate in defining project scope, goals, timelines, and deliverables.
  • Support task definition and required resource allocation.
  • Providing partnership, facilitation, and support to the project team.
  • Identify and facilitate removal of risks/issues the teams face.
  • Implement and manage change when necessary to meet project goals.
  • Organize cross-team communications.

Required Experience & Qualifications

  • Project management discipline expertise / practice.
  • Excellent time and task management.
  • Thrives in a collaborative environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Extremely detail-oriented and sees the big picture.
  • Results driven, but flexible.
  • Ability to facilitate conversations, including challenging contexts.

Preferred Experience & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • PMP Certification a big plus, not required.
  • Experience with technical projects, EdTech experience a plus.
  • Experience using Atlassian products (Confluence & Jira) a plus.

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Project Management

Experience Level

Mid Level

Illuminate Education

Illuminate Education is a market-leading Software as a Service (SaaS) student assessment and reporting platform used by K-12 administrators and educators to measure, analyze, and subsequently improve classroom and school-wide learning.
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