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Project Manager

Yardley, PA

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Description

Project Manager

 

Job Duties:

  • Manage approved and assigned corporate projects; ensure scope of project is clearly defined, documented and understood by project team.
  • Act as liaison between internal organizational groups for small/large scale projects; may work with vendors and external clients to ensure projects are completed to specification, on-time, within budget and with minimum defects, while adhering to the methodologies adopted by the firm.
  • Work across multiple functions, developing strong relationships and partnerships across business units and with senior executives.
  • Effectively apply project management methodology and processes as set forth by the organization and enforce project standards.
  • Create project plans with the project team, identify dependencies, assign resources, and maintain and track throughout the lifecycle of the project.
  • Overseeing the planning and coaching of multiple projects across the organization using Agile delivery methods.
  • Developing comprehensive project schedules, and ensuring tracking mechanisms are in place for all work, task and project assignments.
  • Working collaboratively with partners within the groups, across other business as needed, while identifying inefficiencies in project execution and collaborating with project team to establish and implement process improvements.
  • Understanding business benefit impact and managing stakeholder expectations, while proactively keeping the stakeholders informed about project statuses and issues that may impact progress
  • Leads multiple projects from inception to completion; project planning sessions with internal stakeholders to determine the scope and objectives of each project; works with business stakeholders to establish project performance goals; designs project plan, develops timeline, identifies project milestones, and tracks performance against performance goals and timeline. 
  • Identifies, tracks, and works with others to resolve project issues. 
  • Monitors and communicates project status to project team. 
  • Plans and monitors project budget, conducts research and analysis; provides input into the design and development of project plans and timelines. 
  • Manages project risk; uses quality tools to identify areas of risk; works with others on the team and outside the team to identify alternatives or solutions. 
  • Documents and shares team learnings with other teams; draws on other project team experiences to enhance the success of the project. 
  • Identifies and assigns appropriate resources to accomplish various project tasks; guides and coaches team members through various stages of the project; provides developmental feedback to team members. 

Job Requirements

Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree, in Computer Science, Business Administration or related field preferred
  • 3 + years experience in project management
  • Strong PC skills, including Outlook, Excel, Work, SharePoint, MS Project, PowerPoint and Visio
  • Knowledge of systems development life cycle (SDLC)
  • Experience with technology and/or mortgage/mortgage servicing industry a plus
  • Agile and Scrum experience – certifications a big plus
  • Program, infrastructure project management and/or portfolio management experience a plus
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) and Six Sigma certifications a plus
  • Strong leadership and conflict management skills
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills, with ability to deliver engaging, informative, well-organized presentations
  • Excellent negotiation skills with effective and timely issue resolution and problem solving abilities
  • Highly motivated and results oriented with ability to work effectively with ambiguity
  • Superior organizational, multi-tasking and follow-up skills
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