Project Manager / Finance

The Project Manager must have solid business acumen; clear understanding of the PM best practices -including resource planning, ability to collaborate with multiple internal groups and work with Executive sponsors and stakeholders and ability to implement PMO best practices, processes and methodologies.

Qualifications / Requirements

  •  5+ years as a Project Manager.
  •  PMP certification is highly desired.
  •  Solid understanding of PMBOK, industry project management processes, methodologies and tools including MS Project is a must.
  •  Understanding of resource management/capacity planning concepts, methodologies and techniques.
  •  Knowledge and experience of CPM (Critical Path Method) principles of project scheduling.
  •  Detail oriented.
  •  Strong written and verbal communication skills in both, English and Spanish.
  •  Ability to adequately organize and structure presentations and reports is a plus.
  •  Solid organizational and Time Management skills.
  •  Ability to conduct analysis, document functional/nonfunctional requirements.
  •  Ability to resolve problems with clearly identifies root cause and preset recommendations.
  •  Experience with financial and banking systems would be a plus.
  •  Change and Risk Management experience is desirable.
  •  Ability to work independently and in a highly matrix environment.

Responsibilities

  • Gather customer requirements and document projects vision and objectives.
  • Assist in overseeing, coordinating, and reporting status of the client’s project portfolio.
  •  Assist in the implementation, control and monitoring of the Project Management best practices and client’s Project Management Methodology.
  •  Support all phases of the project life-cycle: Initiation, Planning, Executing and Controlling, and Closing.
  • Support individual projects by providing assistance, advice and guidance regarding project management to assure maximum benefit.
  • Provide quality assurance role ensuring that projects are well managed and adhere to appropriate standards, good practices and governance.
  •  Manage Projects, monitor and control the execution of projects.
  •  Train personnel in the PMO, processes, procedures, and methodology best practices.
  •  Assist in the implementation of resource management/capacity planning process.

Education / Training

BS in Computer Science or related field