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Project Manager

Minnesota - Program Manager

Hollstadt Overview

Hollstadt Consulting is a management and technology consulting firm dedicated to placing professionals at engagements where they will excel. When you work with us, you'll work with a refreshingly real company led and staffed by seasoned experts who are also down-to-earth, good people. We're committed to treating you with respect and helping you achieve your career aspirations.

Since 1990, Hollstadt has been a trusted partner to more than 150 domestic and global companies and has successfully completed over 2,000 projects. Our continued growth has created challenging and rewarding opportunities for accomplished IT and Business Consultants. Hollstadt Consulting is an equal opportunity employer including disability/veteran.

Job Description

Title: Project Manager

Anticipated Project Start Date: ASAP

Anticipated Duration: through 12/31/2024

Estimated Hours: Up to 40 hours/week


Location: St. Paul MN, The resource will be required to be on-site on Mondays and Tuesdays and other days as needed.

Mandatory Qualifications:

▪ B.S. or B.A. degree (4 year) (or Associates degree plus an additional 5 years’ experience)

▪ 5+ years experience in a project management role

▪ Experience managing Job Classification and Compensation projects

▪ 5+ years experience with all areas of HR, particularly organizational development, learning and development, and labor relations

▪ Experience in developing training content

▪ Experience in developing Job Classification and Compensation strategies and related tactical plans 

Desired Qualifications:

• Note: Diverse and bilingual candidates are strongly encouraged to apply

• Experience managing projects in state, county, or city governments or the non-profit sector

• PMP certification from PMI, or other project management certification

• Experience with WorkOtte

Skills and Abilities:

▪ Business acumen, Elicitation skills, Relationship-building skills

▪ Practical and pragmatic process-orientation; efficient and effective

▪ Has or can quickly earn trust and credibility with stakeholders and project team through action and transparency.

▪ An “honest broker” – can deliver bad news in good ways

▪ Ability to communicate up-down-and-across.

▪ Influencing skills, Analytical, strategic, creative, and systems thinking

General management skills

▪ Ability to analyze problems, identify and evaluate options, and implement solutions

▪ Ability to determine priorities, plan workload, and meet deadlines

▪ Ability to develop and manage budgets

▪ Knowledge of project management best practices; ability to adapt to the needs of the organization/project

▪ Performs at high levels under pressure, even during organizational chaos

▪ Coachable; open and receptive to continual feedback

▪ Proficient in MS Office suite and collaboration tools 

Benefits + Perks

Comprehensive Benefit Plan

Hollstadt offers a competitive and comprehensive benefit package which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Long Term/Short Term Disability, and Life Insurance. With three different medical plans to choose from, you can enroll in the coverage you need from single to family, or anywhere in between!

Remarketing Process

Hollstadt is based on retention and relationships. We get to know your strengths and career wishes throughout your assignment and then start remarket discussions 6-8 weeks prior to your end date. By being proactive, we are able to keep your down time between assignments as short as possible, unless you choose otherwise.

Professional Development

Hollstadt offers free bi-weekly training courses for our consultants as well as on-demand access to past sessions through our consultant portal. Trainings give our consultants the continuing education they need to excel on their projects.

401k + Matching

One popular benefit is our 401(k) match on the first 4% of your contributions. Hollstadt wants to help you reach your long-term financial goals and understands that planning for your future is critical. Consultants also have access to support from a Financial Advisor.

Bonus Opportunities

We appreciate and reward loyalty. Join Hollstadt, stay for 5 years, and we’ll give you a $5,000 Longevity Award bonus! Additionally, we know great talent knows other great talent. If you are on contract with Hollstadt and refer one of your connections who gets placed, we’ll pay you $1,000!

Ongoing Support & Networking

We have made a significant investment in building a support program for our consultant team - so you never have to feel like you are going it alone. We also have a Consultant Coach program which acts like a 'work buddy' to provide a safe ear for questions or concerns at your client site.