Note: Submission deadline is 12/08/2021
Location: The primary work location for this position will be remote.
Duration: Services are expected to start on 12/20/2021 and end 8/31/2022. Contract may be renewed or extended. The Candidate(s) may be required to work outside the normal business hours on weekends, evenings and holidays, as requested.
Texas Education Agency requires the services of 1 IT Contract Manager 3, hereafter referred to as Candidate(s), who meets the general qualifications of IT Contract Manager 3, Information Technology Contracting and Procurement and the specifications outlined below.
Advise/Assist TEA stakeholders on the development and tracking of DCS financial budget and projections.
Advise/Assist TEA stakeholders on Identification and development of DCS annual and multi-year financial projections.
Advise/Assist TEA stakeholders on tracking monthly invoices and reconciliation with budget and projections.
Advise/Assist TEA stakeholders on monthly meetings with stakeholders to explain and reconcile DCS charges, budget and projections.
Advise/Assist TEA stakeholders on development and explanation of DCS LAR projections and estimates.
Advise/Assist TEA stakeholders with gathering operational data necessary to revise projections and estimates.
Advise/Assist TEA stakeholders TEA stakeholders with overall DCS budget and invoice reconciliation.
Advise/Assist TEA stakeholders TEA stakeholders with overall DCS contract administration aspects.
Note: Candidates with prior expereince working with a State of Texas agency are encouraged to apply
Note: Candidates must meet the minimum requirements below
16 Yrs Required: Knowledge of government regulations, laws and software licensing practices.
16 Yrs Required: Operationally manage a portfolio of customer expenditure on a day-to-day basis in line with the overall strategy.
16 Yrs Required: Deliver efficiencies and service improvements, leading on continuous improvement initiatives.
10 Yrs Required: Experience working as a Contract Manager for IT.
10 Yrs Required: Knowledge of DCS contract practices.
10 Yrs Required: Experience with DCS contract budgeting.
10 Yrs Required: Experience with DCS budget forecasting..
5 Yrs Preferred: Knowledge of TEA IT contracting practices.