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Project Manager

  • Location: Charlotte, 28282
  • Salary: 37.54
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 10 months 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: Project Manager
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina, 28282
Term: 18 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Will coordinate the execution of 3-5 Risk Assessable Units (RAU)
  • Scheduling and facilitating RAU planning and kick off calls, facilitate "stand up" calls 3x week, maintain % complete, dates and status in the task plan, submit RAU status weekly, participate in the working sessions that are used to complete the RAU deliverables and sign-offs, support program level status routines, maintain a SharePoint calendar and update and maintain the participant roster for each RAU
  • Accountable for direct and independent management of primarily low risk projects and occasionally moderate risk projects and/or participates as a member of larger effort(s) to independently manage sub-program component(s) under the purview of a program/project leader.
  • Identifies and determines the need for business SMEs, sponsors, stakeholders and project roles, and identifies associated responsibilities, alone or in conjunction with peers, direct manager, project team or program lead.
  • Responsible for leading the team to achieve project objectives in accordance with related policies.
  • Identifies and captures project dependencies and interdependencies and manages them throughout the lifecycle.
  • Guides the project with full authority and accountability to ensure alignment of actions/ artifacts with project policy and methodology and ensures appropriate business deliverables are produced, maintained and milestones are met.
  • Responsible for setting, tracking, and managing project financials (budget, forecast, actuals, variance).
  • Develops business-related tasks for project plan and tracks progress.
  • Provides regular business status reports to ensure management has adequate information to make decisions throughout the life of the project.
  • Communicates frequently to the project team, sponsor, program leader and stakeholders while maintaining a cooperative, motivated, and successful team.
  • Provides an aggregate view of the implementation to include; risks associated the project, impacts to customers, processes or systems within a close timeframe.
  • Incorporates regular and appropriate consultation with business and other stakeholders to validate project trajectory and project performance.
  • Escalates project risks as appropriate including, identifying, assessing, and managing project risks, engaging project team members and risk managers, and ensuring completion and ongoing risk analysis and risk management plan.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 4+ years of experience in one or a combination of the following: project management, project delivery, project methodologies, digital product/program management, strategic planning or implementation


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

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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.

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For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

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