Current Openings

Strategic Planner

Chester, VIRGINIA | Contract
Post Date: 12/09/20
Job ID: 20-01145
Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Job Title: Strategic Planner
Location: Chester,VA
Type: Contract
Duration: 5 months
Phone Interview Only
*local candidates strongly preferred
*interviews will be conducted via MS Teams or Google Meet.
*candidates will telework now (after coming to office to pick up laptop). Once restrictions are lifted, candidates will be required to work onsite daily M-F 8-5pm, NO exceptions
Job Description:
To supplement current workforce which is allocated to the Modernization Project. IT strategic planning is still in full process. This position is needed to continue those effort and collaborate with the organization ensure agency IT strategic plans are submitted, complete and all business requirements for technology (BRT), Business requirements for existing technology (BRET), Investment business cases (IBC), procurements and projects are all identified, entered and tracked in the current . Current resources are nearly 100% allocated to the modernization project.
Required Skills
  • Extrememly strong communication (written and oral) skills
  • Knowledge of particularly in the area of policy and governance
  • Seasoned IT professional with a solid understanding of the different IT disciplines - applications, infrastructure, IT trends
  • Strong analytical skills and Knowledge of Excel
  • Knowledge of IT Strategic Planning, IT budgets and spend and associated types of analytics necessary for Executive Managers
  • Ability to develop business cases and investment recommendations. Able to collaborate in a team environment and assume a leadership role when needed