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Project Manager - Contract (Remote)

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At Skillsoft, we propel organizations and people to grow together through transformative learning experiences. We believe every team member has the potential to be AMAZING. Join us in our quest to transform learning and help individuals unleash their edge.

We are excited to offer a unique opportunity for a dynamic and results-driven Temporary Project Manager to take the lead on pivotal projects managed by our forward-thinking Transformation Office. At our organization, we believe that every project is an opportunity for transformation, and we're looking for someone who shares that belief.  As a Temporary Project Manager, you'll be at the helm of driving innovation and shaping our organization's future success. If you're ready to take the reins of impactful projects, drive innovation, and be part of a team that values excellence, then please apply now!

Key Responsibilities

  • Spearhead Project Excellence: Take charge in crafting and executing meticulous project plans and timelines that align with our strategic objectives. Your vision will guide us to success.
  • Scope Mastery: Be the guardian of project scope, risks, and issues, ensuring that the journey to achievement is as smooth as possible.
  • Progress Maestro: Keep a watchful eye on project progress and provide comprehensive updates to stakeholders, ensuring that they are always in the know.
  • Document Wizardry: Create and maintain project documentation, including project plans, schedules, and budgets, ensuring that every detail is accounted for.
  • Resource Orchestrator: Coordinate a diverse set of project resources, including team members, contractors, and vendors, ensuring harmony in our project ecosystem.
  • Quality Ambassador: Ensure that project deliverables surpass quality standards and meet the exacting requirements of our clients.
  • Communication Maven: Facilitate engaging project meetings and oversee all aspects of project communication, ensuring that everyone is on the same page.
  • Conflict Resolution Expert: Identify and swiftly resolve project-related conflicts and issues, keeping our projects on course.
  • Methodology Maestro: Enforce project management methodology and best practices to guarantee consistent excellence in project execution.
  • Remote Work Environment: Join our dynamic and dispersed team in a fully remote work environment, embracing our remote culture to collaborate from anywhere and maintain a healthy work-life balance.

Desired Qualifications

  • Knowledge-Infused Bachelor's Degree: Hold a Bachelor's degree in a related field as evidence of your dedication to the craft.
  • PMP Certification: Possessing a PMP certification is a mandatory requirement, showcasing your expertise and commitment to best practices in project management.
  • Proven Project Prowess: Demonstrate 3-5 years of exceptional project management experience, ideally within the dynamic technology industry.
  • Grandmaster of Complexity: Showcase your ability to manage complex projects from initiation to triumphant completion.
  • Leadership Luminary: Shine as a leader with outstanding communication and interpersonal skills that inspire and motivate.
  • Organizational Virtuoso: Highlight your excellent organizational and time-management skills that keep projects running like clockwork.
  • Tech Savvy: Display your proficiency with project management software and tools that empower your efficiency.
  • Collaborative Champion: Showcase your ability to thrive both independently and as an invaluable member of our collaborative team.

Compensation Package

We understand that competitive compensation is crucial to attracting top talent, and we are committed to providing transparency in our offering. The Temporary Project Manager role offers an attractive hourly rate of $60 per hour. Please note that this rate is reflective of the temporary nature of this position, and it does not include annualized compensation or participation in the Company Bonus Program. While this role offers an hourly wage, it provides a unique opportunity to contribute your skills and expertise to impactful projects within our organization. At our company, we are dedicated to maintaining a fair and competitive compensation structure. We reserve the right to make adjustments to salaries, salary ranges, and Pay Plans as needed to ensure our commitment to equitable compensation practices. We believe that this hourly rate reflects the value and expertise we seek in our Temporary Project Manager, and we are excited to offer this opportunity to join our team.




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As a federal contractor, Skillsoft requires all team members working in the United States to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  Additionally, any Skillsoft team member traveling to the United States for business will also need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.


Skillsoft delivers online learning, training, and talent solutions to help organizations unleash their edge. Leveraging immersive, engaging content, Skillsoft enables organizations to unlock the potential in their best assets – their people – and build teams with the skills they need for success. Empowering 36 million learners and counting, Skillsoft democratizes learning through an intelligent learning experience and a customized, learner-centric approach to skills development with resources for Leadership Development, Business Skills, Technology & Development, Digital Transformation, and Compliance.

Skillsoft is partner to thousands of leading global organizations, including many Fortune 500 companies. The company features three award-winning systems that support learning, performance and success: Skillsoft learning content, the Percipio intelligent learning experience platform, which offers measurable impact across the entire employee lifecycle. Learn more at

Thank you for taking the time to learn more about us. 
If this opportunity intrigues you, we would love for you to apply!

NOTE TO EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES: We value the partnerships we have built with our preferred vendors. Skillsoft does not accept unsolicited resumes from employment agencies.  All resumes submitted by employment agencies directly to any Skillsoft employee or hiring manager in any form without a signed Skillsoft Employment Agency Agreement on file and search engagement for that position will be deemed unsolicited in nature.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is subsequently hired as a result of the referral or through other means.

Skillsoft is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer: It is the policy of Skillsoft (US) Corporation to provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability (mental or physical), protected veteran status, genetic information or any other class protected by law.


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Volunteer in local community
Open door policy
OKR operational model
Team based strategic planning
Open office floor plan
Employee resource groups
Employee-led culture committees
Day off for your birthday
Hybrid work model
Flexible work schedule
Remote work program
Mandated unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Diversity employee resource groups
Hiring practices that promote diversity
Diversity recruitment program
Health Insurance + Wellness
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability insurance
Dental insurance
Vision insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Wellness programs
Mental health benefits
Financial & Retirement
401(K) matching
Performance bonus
Charitable contribution matching
Child Care & Parental Leave
Generous parental leave
Family medical leave
Company sponsored family events
Vacation + Time Off
Generous PTO
Paid volunteer time
Paid holidays
Paid sick days
Flexible time off
Floating holidays
Office Perks
Commuter benefits
Company-sponsored outings
Free snacks and drinks
Fitness stipend
Onsite gym
Professional Development
Job training & conferences
Tuition reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
Paid industry certifications
Personal development training

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