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Program Manager (PMP Certified)

  • Location: Tampa, FL, 33610
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 9 days ago

Terrific 12+ month contract opportunity in Tampa, FL for a Program/Project Manager with active PMP Certification. Will define, design, implement (and manage ongoing production of) Program and Project tracking and reporting capabilities to support the PMO and application delivery teams in their adherence to corporate program and project governance. Will interpret and disseminate project information, process ownership, process improvement, and establish best practices and processes in the PMO. Will oversee the development of a suite of proactive reporting, visualization and communication, leveraging the data within multiple complex enterprise project management tools, to advise the PMO and senior technology managers of the overall health of their initiatives and identify areas that require remediation. KPI’s will also be defined and agreed upon with KPI monitoring implemented to monitor adherence to governance milestones.
Responsibilities include:
  • Manage PMO portfolio of projects performing analysis of projects and help design end-state strategy to ongoing improvement initiatives and create efficient global business standards and operational efficiencies.
  • Interface and build strong rapport with designated Project Managers.
  • Execute status meetings with Project Managers, partner with Project Managers, Project stakeholders and drive initiatives to completion.
  • Prepare and produce project status, Issue/Risk and RAG reports for senior management.
  • Preparation of weekly and monthly operational metrics reports including cost savings status and forecasts.
  • Participate in project governance and provide detailed metrics on project quality control measures.
  • Coordinate project meetings and working sessions with project stakeholders.
  • Conduct project related status/performance analysis.
  • Track project progress against time and quality expectations.
  • Deploy appropriate methods and tools to drive implementation.
  • 7 - 10 years of Program or Project management experience.
  • Active PMP Certification required.
  • 3+ years financial services experience in Enterprise Risk or Finance.
  • Software release management experience. Strongly prefer experience within a PMO or technology delivery function.
  • Strong skills in project management/planning, presentations and communication.
  • Highly proficient skills in MS Project, PowerPoint and Excel (including Pivot tables).
  • Experience with SDLC methodologies, including Waterfall, Agile, etc.
  • Prefer consulting experience.
  • Six Sigma/Black Belt certification is a plus.
  • Experience organizing, analyzing and visualizing enterprise data to enable data-driven decision making and actions.
  • Prefer a Bachelor’s degree.
If this is a good fit, apply now!