10 days old
2017-11-092017-12-07

IT Project Manager - Lead

Overland Park, KS 66210
  • Job Code
    586909
  • Payrate
    $55 To $69

Location - ANY - CLT/NJ/NY/DEN preferred


IT Project Manager - Lead


Competencies:


COMMUNIC Communication skills - Expert - 10yrs


CRTV THK Creative thinking - Expert - 10yrs


DOMAIN Financial Services Domain Expr - Expert - 10yrs


MS OUTLK Microsoft Outlook - Expert - 10yrs


QUALIFICATIONS:


Required Skills:


10 years of project and/or program management experience


10 years within the Financial Services and IT industry required


PMP certification suggested


10 years working in SDLC and Agile project development environments


Expert in MS Office suite including MS Project, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc.


Clarity Project Management experience


10 years 403(b) & 401k Recordkeeping knowledge


Previous TIAA Project Management Experience suggested


Scope: Lead Project Manager for a highly visible IT Project. This role will provide project management across an IT Strategic initiative directly aligning to Institutional IT for a single outcome. The Project Manager is accountable to senior leadership for project schedule, budget, analysis and quality. The candidate acts as the single point for project communications to executive sponsors and program steering committee, including escalation as needed. Previous project management experiences a plus.


Description: Lead Project Manager for a highly visible IT Project. This role will provide project management across an IT Strategic initiative directly aligning to Institutional IT for a single outcome. The Project Manager is accountable to senior leadership for project schedule, budget, analysis and quality. The candidate acts as the single point for project communications to executive sponsors and program steering committee, including escalation as needed. Previous project management and knowledge of IT Applications experiences a plus. Also responsible for:


- Schedule Management: Creates project plans and high level schedule, providing the basis for the individual project plans; Identifies dependencies, milestones, and critical paths; Manages project according to plan.


- Cost Management: Monitors and manages project costs; Develops project budgets to account for variances and ensure accuracy; review and assess budgets with senior management.


- Communication Management: Manages stakeholder and project team communications; Reviews project performance and status reports; Consolidates reports into overall project-level reports.


- Risk & Issue Management: Identifies project level risks and issues; Escalates risks and issues to Steering Committee as needed; provides recommendations for issue resolution; Updates and manages Project Risk and Issue Log;


- Implementation and Transition Management: Monitors and controls implementation and transition activities to meet business requirements; Identifies lessons learned from the project and its projects.


- Dependencies and Integration: Identifies and analyzes staffing/resource plans; training programs; manages dependencies and interdependencies between IT and Business Units; Integrates project plans across projects; Creates Program Management Plan.


- Benefits Management: Working with stakeholders throughout the project, develops and tracks project benefits realization; Reviews benefits achieved at each project close with stakeholders.

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