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Project Management Industry Overview


The best projects managers are like axels -- they smoothly link management, clients and staff to keep projects rolling. To be successful in a project management job, you’ll need people skills, business acumen and technical competence.

Project management job opportunities are found in many different industries at all types of organizations that need short-term programs and projects directed. Jobs in project management include those for technology project managers, construction project managers, engineering project managers, financial services project managers, telecom project managers and multimedia project managers.

Project Management Job Market


Slow economic growth, shifting global market priorities and a push for innovation will increase the need for project management, creating program management and portfolio management jobs, according to a survey from the Project Management Institute (PMI).

PMI also predicts an increase in agile and extreme project management work.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) says project management jobs in IT and construction will grow about as fast as the average for all jobs. For IT project managers, cloud computing will reduce jobs, while a recent trend to move offshored jobs back to low-cost US locations will increase jobs in coming years, the BLS says.

Over the next decade, Baby Boomer construction project managers will retire in substantial numbers, creating room for younger project manager job seekers, the BLS reports. With the real estate market having reached bottom in a number of markets, home builders are breaking ground on new developments, so construction employment overall should improve in 2013.

Project Management Salaries


The best-paying project management careers are those that require advanced technical knowledge and that are located in high-cost areas. PMI says the average project manager salary in the US was $105,000 in 2011.

Those who earn the Project Management Professional (PMP) credential made an average of 16 percent more (approximately $14,500) than noncredentialed project managers in 2011, PMI says.

The median IT project manager salary was $115,780 and the median construction project manager salary was $83,860 in 2010, according to the BLS.
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Job ID EPM-00006376 Emerson Company Process Systems & Solutions Country United States State/Province Texas City Houston Publish Start Date Jan 16 2014 Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Job Description Emerson Process Management is a leading supplier of process management products and solutions, including control valves, regulators, transmitters, analyzers, and automation and safety syste...
Job ID ENP-00003815 Emerson Company Avocent Country United States State/Province Ohio City Columbus Publish Start Date May 12 2014 Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Job Description Responsible for the monitoring components of the Data Center Infrastructure Management Platform. The DCIM Monitoring Product Manager will be responsible for managing a team focused on delivering effective data...
Job ID EPM-00008148 Emerson Company Valve Automation Country United States State/Province Texas City Houston Publish Start Date Jun 16 2014 Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Job Description The Project Manager will be responsible for the smooth execution of CRPC projects. She/he manages the constraints of cost, time, scope and quality of a project.This individual strives to maintain the ...
Job ID EPM-00005588 Emerson Company Process Systems & Solutions Country United States State/Province California City Fairfield Publish Start Date Oct 15 2013 Job Level Supervisor / Manager Job Description Provides project leadership to large groups of highly qualified professional personnel engaged in complex work. Accountable for maintaining a solid customer relationship, and for ensuring...
Position Description: Infinity Insurance is seeking an analyst to provide insights and intelligence for our direct-to-consumer sales team. This is a unique opportunity for an individual to work as an analyst and be able to see the results of the work first hand. As part of Infinity's Customer Insights team of analysts, the employee will work closely with management and Infinity's team of sales ag...
Auto req ID: 2507BR Job Posting Title: Drug Supply & Logistics Specialist Person Type: Regular Posting Category: Supply Chain Management Location: Rensselaer Job Summary and Essential Functions: Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for th...
Description Conifer Patient Communications At Conifer Patient Communications, we offer the strength and stability of Tenet Healthcare, a Fortune 500 company, with the ingenuity and energy of a healthcare independent. We are a healthcare solutions company born from the healthcare industry. We take care of hospital business, so hospitals can focus on caring for patients. Ready to be part of our so...
Description This role is accountable to assess each organization, their abilities and challenges in order to assist them in meeting PMI expectations. Primary role will be to drive results and sustainability of Tenets Performance Excellence (PE) in one of Tenets Operational Regions. This person will, in conjunction with the hospital leaders, track outcomes, monitor progress and manage a book of bu...
Auto req ID: 1999BR Job Posting Title: Project Manager External Manufacturing-Remote Mid-West Region Person Type: Regular Posting Category: Supply Chain Management Location: Rensselaer Job Summary and Essential Functions: Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and com...
Description As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health Solutions is a leading healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our revenue cycle management , patient com...
Company: Yoh Project Manager needed for a contract opportunity with Yoh's client located in Voorhees, NJ. Top Skills You Should Possess: - MS Dynamics, PowerPoint, Excel - PMP Certification - Budget Management and PMO Processes What You'll Be Doing: - Responsible for assisting the project management of all activities related to AWE's current MS Dynamics Implementation, known internally as P...
Minimum Requirements: Formal Education: -University Education within Engineering, Commerce or equivalent -Project Management Certification and/or Professional Engineering Certification preferred Professional Designation: -Project Management Certification and/or Professional Engineering Certification preferred Experience: -10 + years’ Experience in Construction Industry (e.g. heavy construct...
AVI-SPL designs, installs and supports technological solutions that help organizations of all types collaborate and communicate effectively -- from video control centers to hospital paging systems to conference rooms equipped for real-time video communications. Headquartered in the U.S., we have a global reach through our alliance with partners around the world. With each project, our goal is maki...
Description: As a Program Director in the Enterprise Project Management Office (EPMO), you will be engaged in leading a broad range of Information System projects within the Healthcare domain. These exciting Projects will encompass a broad range of corporate services systems with enterprise programs that may run across multiple business lines and the full array of UnitedHealth Group (UHG) systems...
This position is located in our MD, Bethesda facility Serves as a top level technical or functional anti-submarine / undersea warfare expert, often working on multiple projects for the Signature Trainer Support program. 1. Serves as a top level technical or functional expert supporting one or more clients and unlimited user groups. 2. Performs highly specialized technical tasks associated with ...
Company Information: Founded in 1866, Reynolds and Reynolds provides document and software solutions to the automotive industry (www.reyrey.com). We offer solutions for each area of the dealership including parts, service, accounting, and sales. Reynolds employs more than 4,300 associates worldwide. Position Description: As a Junior Project Manager, you will be responsible for conducting market ...
The Job Window, an interactive candidate resource that specializes in connecting up and coming talent to entry level opportunities all across North America, is excited to announce that one of its premiere promotional & experiential marketing clients is looking for an Event Marketing Manager (Entry Level Management Trainee) to join their on-site retail event marketing team! As a leader in experime...
This position is located in our MO, Kansas City facility Provides technical, administrative, and operational leadership to assigned projects and tasks. At this level, the position is typically responsible for managing multiple projects and tasks and supervising more than 25 employees both exempt and non-exempt and including two or more subordinate supervisors and managers. Technical difficulty/c...
Our client is actively seeking a Technical Project Manager that will require Agile experience as a Scrum Master. Ideally, to be considered for this role, the prospective candidate should have recent, prior hands on development experience, but the role is not a development role. Rather, it'd be hugely beneficial that the chosen candidate possesses hands on experience with SDLC. Minimally, we're se...
Description: You're looking to be inspired. We're looking to make a difference. At UnitedHealth Group, we're on a mission to help people live healthier lives and we're looking for ways to drive innovation. As a Senior Business Project Manager, you'll work to not only challenge the status quo, but change it. If your heart starts pounding when you realize the impact projects will have on people, yo...

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