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Hillsborough County Government

Project Manager IV (#PM4GENX) GENX
$35.88-$56.95 Hourly / $6,219.20-$9,871.33 Monthly / $74,630.40-$118,456.00 Yearly


Manages multi-component projects of significant size. These projects are characterized as having a project value in excess of $50 million and crosses multiple business units, departments or agencies. The projects managed have a high degree of political sensitivity and visibility and have a high level of impact and risk at the Agency or County level.    


Graduation from an accredited four year degree granting college or university; and

Six years of project/program management experience directly related to the position duties.

Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that would reasonably be expected to provide the job-related competencies noted below.


  • Customer Commitment - Proactively seeks to understand the needs of our customers and provide the highest standards of service.
  • Dedication to Professionalism and Integrity - Demonstrates and promotes fair, honest, professional and ethical behaviors that establishes trust throughout the organization and with the public we serve.
  • Organizational Excellence - Takes ownership for excellence through one's personal effectiveness and dedication to the continuous improvement of our operations.
  • Success through Teamwork - Collaborates and builds partnerships through trust and the open exchange of diverse ideas and perspectives to achieve organizational goals.


  • Skill in project leadership and management and the practical application of principles, tools and techniques.
  • Ability to formulate effective project strategies, determine project objectives and set priorities.
  • Ability to lead, motivate and supervise project teams.
  • Ability to persuade others to accept recommendations, cooperate and negotiate to find mutually acceptable solutions.
  • Knowledge of budget development and principles.
  • Ability to negotiate and resolve contract disputes.
  • Knowledge of the principles, methods and tools used for risk management and mitigation including assessment of failures and their consequences.


Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on the particular agency/division/department to which they are assigned, individual employees may perform all or any of the duties described below.
  • Performs project management work by providing project direction, planning and leadership to implement complex multi-component projects.
  • Defines project goals, quality standards and timelines.
  • Plans and directs all project activities throughout the project's lifecycle and implementation.
  • Determines funding requirements, prepares budget documents, monitors status of allocated funds and controls expenses.
  • Determines project staffing needs and acts to ensure appropriate staffing to complete project objectives.
  • Leads project teams and facilitates the communication and interaction among functional representatives.
  • Establishes communication and coordination plan across business units, departments and agencies.
  • May provide oversight for projects managed by others and may lead lower level project managers and staff in the accomplishment of project activities.
  • May serve on a variety of committees, task forces and teams as the departmental and/or County representative.
  • Develops project management methodologies and project management tools to enhance project effectiveness.
  • Prepares executive dashboards and presents milestones and progress reports to Senior Management and/or Executive Team.
  • Interacts with governmental branches and regulatory agencies as required to ensure that projects comply with all applicable legal requirements and regulations.
  • Determine how project results will be measured and completes a post project evaluation.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

CLASS: PM4GENX; EST: 9/7/2005; REV: 10/21/2013;