Sr. Project Manager (Banking)

The Sr. 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.

Our client is a mid-size private bank in Miami.

Qualifications / Requirements

  • 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
  • Ability to work independently and in a highly matrix environment

Responsibilities

  • Gather requirements and document projects vision and objectives
  • Assist in overseeing, coordinating, and reporting status of the Bank’s project portfolio
  • Assist in the implementation, control and monitoring of the Project Management best practices and company’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
  • PMP certification is highly desired

Background

  • 5+ years as a Project Manager
  • Experience with financial and banking systems would be a plus
  • Change and Risk Management experience is desirable