Job Details

Program Manager

Atlanta, GA | Full time

Job ID:

401-011PM

Duration:

Long Term

Experience:

5-7 years

Career Level:

Senior Level

Compensation:

$55 to $65 Per Hour

Industry:

Banking

Job Description

Position Overview

The Program Manager will organize and coordinate the strategic and technical aspects of projects related to finance applications and the overall finance business line. They will coordinate a team of technical and business resources to ensure projects are completed on time and are delivered in support of business objectives. We are looking for a leader, who can plan the overall program activities and can communicate effectively at all levels. While it is a part of the IT team, this is a business-facing role. Responsibilities include working with the Finance team at Wintrust Corporate to identify priorities and then coordinate cross-functional teams to deliver technical solutions.

Key Accountability Items

  • Manage relationships with key business stakeholders and ensure excellent communication between Business and Technical teams

  • Work with the Business and Technical teams to define, test and implement business solutions

  • Coordinate project delivery, including estimation, planning, scheduling, scope management, developing the business case, communications, etc.

  • Formulate, organize and monitor inter-connected and cross-functional projects, define and execute on delivery and implementation plans

  • Work with business leaders to understand business line objectives and help identify and evaluate initiatives that support the strategic direction of the organization

  • Work with internal operations teams to ensure effective and efficient program delivery

  • Other duties as assigned including but not limited to creating and delivering executive reporting and dashboards, and monitoring program change, risks, budget, and performance.

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Business, Information Systems or Computer Science

  • 7+ years of related experience

  • Thorough understanding of project/program management techniques and methods preferably within a banking or financial services organization

  • Outstanding leadership and organizational skills

  • Understating of accounting concepts and/or experience in corporate finance environment a plus