Senior Project Manager – Posted September 28, 2022

Ohio Department of Development
Job Title: Senior Project Manager
Position Number: 20077573
Starting Salary: $75,000-90,000 yr. (based on qualifications)
Job Classification/Status: Unclassified, Exempt
Division/Office: Marketing
Location: 77 South High Street, 29th Floor, Columbus, Ohio
Work Hours: Day Hours, M-F
Supervisor: Greg Woods, Chief Marketing Officer

Job Duties:
Manages assigned special projects that cover all phases of project management, with activities & responsibilities resting primarily with the Ohio Department of Development (i.e., ODOD) Marketing Division: Develops detailed project schedules & work plans, monitoring progress & making adjustments as needed; determines & defines project scope & objectives; manages the timeline & execution of special projects, including initiating the project plans, placing orders, tracking production, scheduling installation & overseeing logistics; provides project updates on a consistent basis to the Office of The Governor, ODOD leadership & various stakeholders about strategy, adjustments & progress; manages resources in an effective & efficient manner; works cross-functionally with the department divisions, other State agencies & outside vendors to order or secure needed supplies & products; prepares budgets & timelines based on scope of work & resource requirements; tracks project cost in order to meet budget; organizes & maintains storage & inventory as necessary; manages contracts with vendors & suppliers by assigning tasks & communicating expected deliverables.

Demonstrates commitment to ensuring the Department of Development’s Customer Service Standards in accordance with ORC. 121.91(A)

Qualifications: (A test may be given to determine qualifications)

  1. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience in the areas of marketing, business/public administration, engineering, architecture, design, public policy, political science, city & regional planning or other relevant area.
  2. National Council for Interior Design Qualifications (NCIDQ) a plus.
  3. Minimum of 5 years project management experience required.
  4. Understanding of architectural visualizations, drawings & renderings.
  5. Knowledge of marketing concepts & design plus:
    • ability to take conceptualizations to reality
    • adept at sourcing products & materials
    • ability to manage contractors & suppliers.
  6. Experience in preparing & adhering to budgets & tracking expenditures.
  7. Proficiency in using Microsoft Office 365.

The final candidate selected for this position will be required to undergo a criminal background check & drug screen. Criminal convictions do not necessarily preclude an applicant from consideration for a position. An individual assessment of an applicant’s prior criminal convictions will be made before excluding an applicant from consideration.


Ohio Department of Development, Human Resources Office
77 South High Street, 27th Floor, Columbus, Ohio 43215-6130
[email protected]

The State of Ohio is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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