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ABS Careers Senior Project Manager in Arlington, Virginia

Senior Project Manager


Senior Project Manager

ABS Group is currently searching for enthusiastic, highly motivated leaders with strong organizational skills to join our FEMA Risk Products team.

As Senior Project Manager, you will focus on collaborating with project managers, project teams, and clients to deliver high quality risk products within budget and schedule. You excel at driving multiple teams toward project completion, creating efficient communication channels to ensure success, and implementing creative solutions to complex problems. The Senior Project Manager will work under the direction and supervision of the Program Manager. Successful candidates will have demonstrated experience in project management, client relationship management, and team development. If you thrive in a data-driven world to produce risk products that help our clients solve some of the most challenging issues in today’s environment and beyond, we look forward to meeting you!


Candidates will possess, at a minimum:

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • 7 years of relevant work experience managing complex and high-value projects with multiple teams in a client-facing role;

  • Strong organizational skills and excellent attention to detail;

  • Management experience to include direct oversight of one or more staff, conducting performance reviews and experience training new team members.

  • Proven track-record of cultivating relationships with clients and leadership;

  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast pace environment;

  • Excellent communication skills as this position is client facing;

  • Strong MS Office capabilities

  • A self-starter with a passion for teamwork with minimum direction and oversight

Highly successful candidates will possess one or more of the followwing:

  • An advanced degree in engineering, public policy, risk management, or business administration (MBA) from a competitive program

  • A Project Management Professional (PMP) certificate

  • A Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM) certificate

  • Familiarity with GIS (geographical information systems) and ability to communicate on large and complex datasets

  • Proven experience with Microsoft Project or other project management tools;

  • Experience with FEMA and RiskMAP

  • Experience with natural hazard risks

  • Familiarity with FEMA’s Hazus software

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Company: ABS Consulting

Job: Operations

Primary Location: United States of America-Virginia-Arlington

Work Locations: Arlington, VA CS 1525 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 625 1525 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 625 Arlington

Organization: SRC-US-Govt Off Site DHS

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 1900159