Assistant Project Manager
Geographic Location: Remote
Description: DynaMundo is a vibrant, research-driven, interdisciplinary network of experts with experience in consulting and modeling. We partner with clients to solve complex organizational problems through a unique combination of engineering-based modeling and participatory group facilitation.
We are searching for a qualified candidate to serve as an Assistant Project Manager to support the implementation and success of our growing portfolio of global projects. You will be working closely with the Operations Director to support the human resources and project management duties associated with each project, such as identifying and assessing project resource and capacity needs, ensuring timelines, workstreams, and deliverables are upheld appropriately, as well as communicating with appropriate project partners and stakeholders. Being a strong consumer of System Dynamics frameworks, methods, and applications is a must, while this position will not require any formal model building tasks.
Formal educational and applied experiences in System Dynamics and/or Systems Thinking
Tangible experience in the project management pipeline – thoroughness in the ability to visualize project design, capacity need, implementation, and success metrics, as well as anticipate potential obstacles and risks, brainstorming how to overcome them
A team player and leader who has had success and enjoys working with others
A strong willingness and patience to develop your own capacity and grow alongside others in a young, remote company environment
Excellent written and oral communication as well as relationship-building skills, with a strong sense of cultural competency
Ability to commit an estimated 3 hours per week, with the occasional maximum of 6 hours per week, on a flexible yet consistent schedule.
The position will start around August/September 2022. Candidates directly available will be prioritized.
Compensation is delivered on a commission basis per project.
Please apply by sending Operations Director, Alan Mozaffari firstname.lastname@example.org, over email the following, with the subject title “Assistant Project Manager Application”:
1) a Resume/CV
2) a brief cover letter about why you explicitly feel appropriate for this position given the above requirements and description.