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Business Initiative Consultant

  • Location: Charlotte, 28203
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Work with the brightest minds at one of the largest financial institutions in the world. This is long-term contract opportunity that includes a competitive benefit package!

Our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that is not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: Business Initiative Consultan
Location: Charlotte, NC,  Winston Salem, NC,  Jacksonville, NC and Minneapolis, MN
Term: 6 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

Responsible for coordinating product deliverables across cross-functional project teams (Product, Technology, Operations and other key business partners) and managing product-related activities in a project life-cycle (e.g., initiation, Agile user story development, market readiness and delivery), with a strong focus on project management and business requirements development for customer-facing products and services. On a day-to-day basis, this person will:

  • Interact with product leads, key global business partners and PMOs to execute strategic plans and objectives
  • Coordinate across a broadly dispersed global team
  • Prepare, execute and maintain product project plan, coordinating with other stakeholders and partners as needed to align key project tasks dependencies
  • Plan, coordinate, and collaborate on market readiness activities such as development of internal and customer-facing documentation and training together with product leads and partners
  • Track and report status of project tasks, deliverables and milestones
  • Ensures program/project-related risks, impacts and issues are managed according to policy, and are documented and communicated as appropriate
  • Schedules and leads project meetings as needed, publishing agendas, notes and minutes 
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • 5+ years business project management experience specifically focused on projects involving customer facing products and services
  • Hands on project manager with the ability to independently manage/lead product-related project deliverables and meeting delivery deadlines
  • Proactive, independent self-starter, who can work in collaboration with the product and cross functional teams and partners
  • Flexibility with working hours (early & late meetings on occasion due to International scope of efforts)
  • Applied knowledge of Agile development methodology and associated project deliverables for Product
  • Knowledge of JIRA / Confluence application for Agile development
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to clearly communicate ideas to diverse business and technical audiences
  • Proficiency with MS Office software products including MS Project, Power Point, Word, Excel, Visio, SharePoint
  • Experience navigating heavily matrixed organizations, including multiple business lines

Desired Skills / Experience

  • Banking experience, prior Wells Fargo experience a plus
  • Strong wholesale treasury management background and experience
  • Experience with international products and/or payment systems

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA) by emailing MATRIX_HR@MatrixRes.com. To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.