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Professional Service Project Manager

  • Location: Alpharetta
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 10 February 2022

​​​​​​​Job Description:

Key areas include

  • Financial performance management solutions for budgeting and planning, financial accounting, and funds transfer pricing and profitability

  • Financial risk management solutions for credit, market and liquidity risk as well as asset/liability management

  • Financial crime risk management solutions for fraud and money laundering detection and mitigation

  • Financial control solutions for reconciliation, exception management and account certification

  • Solutions for ACH, treasury management, check capture, case management and resolution, float management, and enterprise content management (ECM)

  • Consulting services through the Payments Performance Management team

Position Summary (Purpose of job):

  • The purpose of the Project Managers job is to ensure predictable, consistent, and successful project delivery. The Project Manager will plan, coordinate, and monitor larger scale scope and budget projects with a high degree of complexity and risk. The Project Manager will partner with key business stakeholders to ensure a successful start-up and completion of a project. Projects can span multiple business units or functional areas. The Project Manager is expected to work under minimal supervision with oversight provided by the Manager of Professional services (FRMS business unit).

Primary Responsibilities

  • Ensure predictable, consistent, and successful project delivery

  • Provide a holistic view of the overall project to the organization and all stakeholders

  • Exhibit proactive behaviour by engaging in project planning activities.

  • Define project governance, outlining roles, responsibilities, decision rights and clearly defined escalation path

  • Ensure success criteria defined upfront to promote alignment and actively manage to expected project outcomes

  • Proactively communicate the projects progress on an on-going basis, ensuring transparency throughout project lifecycle. Provide leadership and key stakeholders with the information and venues to make effective, timely decisions

  • 7. Facilitate alignment and approach for all related business areas to meet One Objective.

Minimum Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in business or equivalent work experience

  • 2-3 years of previous project management and/or relevant consulting experience

  • Knowledge of, and demonstrated experience in, project management processes and methodologies, as well as, project lifecycles

  • Experience in driving large scope projects with many moving parts and interdependencies

  • Experience in large scale change efforts and change management

  • Experience with matrix management of cross-functional processes and teams

  • Experience with Microsoft Project

  • Able to travel 15-30% of the time

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred, not required

  • Experience in banking, financial services, and/or software industries desired

  • Expertise with Project Management tools and processes 

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