Job Details

IT Project Manager

New York, NY | Contract

Job ID:

558-007PM

Duration:

Long Term

Experience:

3-5 years

Career Level:

Senior Level

Compensation:

DOE

Industry:

Capital Markets

Job Description

The IT Project Manager will manage a major project within a function or geography or a major workstream within a larger delivery programme.

Accountabilities:

  • Agree and deliver plans for projects / programmes (or contribution in part to a larger project), including activities, resources, costs, roles, responsibilities and quality as defined in the IT Project Management Methodology (ADF).
  • Manage project / programme budgets, forecasts, tasks, schedules, risks, change management, and status to support effective decisions and project reporting to stakeholders and review boards. Coordinate status and delivery of project workstreams. Identify / manage dependencies between projects (intra-program and across portfolio).
  • Assure / develop service transition plans to ensure project delivered solutions are sustainable within a BAU operations environment, including controlled hand-over into operational support.
  • Manage relationships with key business stakeholders to ensure the effective capturing of business requirements and commitment to project/program objectives. Responsible for steering / stakeholder meetings, communication of status, issues, risks.
  • Ensure effective risks & issues management processes are in place and effectively used. Resolve problems and escalate as appropriate.

Education, Qualifications and Experience

  • Technical or Business Degree or relevant proven experience
  • Proven skills and experience managing and controlling project budgets
  • Experience leading and developing project teams with a diverse blend of skills and capabilities
  • Experience in Agile delivery methods, preferably SAFE Agile
  • 24+ months of proven relevant experience as an Associate PM or equivalent role.