Back to Job Search

Program Management Lead

  • Location: Tampa, 33610-9122
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 months ago

Grow your career as a Program Management Lead with an innovative global bank in Tampa, FL. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will start working remotely until offices reopen, then will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Support planning, directing and coordination of day-to-day activities of running a program or portfolio of programs.
  • Apply in-depth understanding of how areas collectively integrate within the subfunction as well as coordinate and contribute to the objectives of the entire function and requires basic commercial awareness.
  • Assess creation and signoff of program plan and charter, benefits management plan, stakeholder management plan, acceptance plan, and central program issue log.
  • Oversee program plans meet business needs as described in the program initiation documents.
  • Ensure all stakeholders are identified and included in scope definition activities and understand the program schedule and key milestones.
  • Work with Program Sponsor to ensure business case cost benefit analysis is in line with business objectives.
  • Ensure all areas of the program are appropriately staffed.
  • Monitor program commitment from those assigning resources.
  • Escalate program risks to the Program Director, or Program Sponsor, when appropriate.
  • Create the program risk management plan.
  • Work with procurement team to create, administer, track, and eventually close program contracts.
  • Make recommendations for training and development needs for assigned personnel.
  • Evaluate subordinates' performance and make recommendations for pay increases, promotions, terminations, and other personnel actions.
  • Direct area supported through responsibility for delivery of end results and shared responsibility for budget management. Accountable for resource planning.
  • Ensure essential procedures are followed and contribute to defining standards.
  • Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding the company, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency.
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s/University degree or equivalent experience, potentially Master’s degree.
  • 6-10 years of experience.
  • Requires experience in JIRA, preferably with Certified Scrum Master or equivalent certification.
  • Negotiation skills with external parties.
 
About our client
 
Our client stands as one of the worlds most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

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 including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at 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.