Job Details

IT Portfolio Manager

New York, NY | Contract

Job ID:



Long Term


3-5 years

Career Level:

Senior Level




Investment Management

Job Description

Job Responsibilities

  • Managing a large portfolio of projects/programs and overseeing a decentralized team.
  • Defining, understanding, and monitoring the performance of projects
  • Managing SDLC activities, specializing in budgeting, forecasting, project control, communication, scheduling, compliance CMMI, ITIL, best practices, risk analysis and mitigation
  • Working with project/program teams to identify and document issues, create action items, organize and conduct meetings, resolve problems and maintain clear, consistent communications among stakeholders
  • Developing, updating and managing reports and measures for projects and programs
  • Developing, adjusting and/or redesigning business processes requirements
  • Establishing and maintaining overall project quality standards

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Experience in an IT Project Management Office
  • Experience in managing software development projects
  • Proven knowledge of project management office operations gained through education, experience and skill certification to include risk, performance, and change management
  • Experience in Agile Scrum and traditional Waterfall project frameworks
  • Strong experience in MS Project, MS Office and SharePoint
  • Requires a minimum of 8-10 years of consulting experience managing mission-critical program


  • Bachelor’s degree (Master’s degree preferred)
  • PMP certification is preferred but not required