The Southwest Florida Water Management District (District), a leader in protecting Florida's water resources, is seeking an Enterprise Project Manager (EPM) in support of the Information Technology Bureau (ITB). The EPM is mission critical to the success of the ITB's project implementations, and is responsible for leading all aspects of the development and implementation of projects throughout the District. The EPM provides leadership, mentoring, and coaching to other project managers of projects that impact District software, systems, or processes. This position is uniquely positioned to provide value across all District bureaus and will assist with the gap between the technical world of the ITB and the business world, for both internal and external customers, to best facilitate meeting customer requirements.
The District strives to hire and retain outstanding talent within an individual's desired field to successfully fulfill the District's mission. The District searches for those with extraordinary interpersonal skills, communication skills (both written and verbal), problem-solving skills, and a passion for technical excellence. Based on a combination of education, licenses/certifications, and experience, the ideal candidate will have:
7 or more years of experience as an enterprise level Project Manager, preferably in IT Project Management, managing Information Technology and/or Software Development Projects.
The District prides itself in being a science and technology leader in the management of water resources for its sixteen-county coverage area. The District offers work-life balance, collaborative work environment and competitive benefits; including medical insurance, paid annual and sick leave, Florida Retirement System benefits, just to name a few.
The EPM ensures the success of ITB project implementations through:
Effective planning, managing, monitoring, and implementing projects from concept through requirement gathering, vendor selection, procurement, and providing expected project deliverables.