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Senior Program Manager

  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia, 30005
  • Salary: 56.5
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Global FinTech firm seeking a Senior Program Manager to manage a visible and exciting program in the Product Operations group.  This is a 100% REMOTE opportunity working from the comfort of your home office!

This role will be responsible for both the planning and execution of the rollout of a next generation customer centric payment solution.  These are complex product led projects that can span one or a number of geographical regions and distinct internal business units. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop program plan incorporating milestones and dependencies from cross functional project teams
  • Develop and rollout governance framework
  • Develop and rollout financial management  (budget) framework and resource allocation
  • Risk and Issues management
  • Work with the Product team to define the optimal strategy for both new product rollouts (internal and external) and the ongoing commercialization of existing products within a solution portfolio. 
  • Complete thorough stakeholder analysis and communication plan
  • Plan and execute launches with key partners across the business (product, marketing, sales, finance,operations etc.)
  • Project/Program Management
    • Deliver to timelines, quality level, budget, while addressing issues and risks.
    • Use KPIs to demonstrate progress and ensure that projects are realizing benefits. You will be responsible for the budget, benefits realization, and change control of your projects.
    • Create, socialize and signoff business cases with executive stakeholders. Accountable to manage significant cost and benefits targets.
  • Provide status reporting regarding project milestones, success criteria results, metrics, deliverables, dependencies, risks and issues, communicating across leadership and to various audiences, including project team, sponsors, CIO and key stakeholders.
The right candidate will have a good mix of the following:
  • Bachelor’s degree from college or university
  • 8+ years of project management experience.
  • 8+ years of experience working with business stakeholders within a cross-functional matrix environment.
  • Demonstrate decisiveness in resolving business problems, making decisions or driving the decision making process and identifying priorities.
  • Proven ability to complete analysis that drive business decisions.
  • Ability to oversee multiple projects and initiatives concurrently.
  • Senior level presentation and communication skills.
  • Able to communicate efficiently and effectively with global teams.
  • Self-motivated with a proven track record of delivering success while operating within a team environment.
  • PMP or similar preferred
  • Experience with SDLC including Agile and Waterfall 

We are seeking somebody who has been successful in the planning & delivery of large & complex projects in fast-paced business environments.  Must have good Change Management, excellent communication and presentation skills and professional poise. 

This is a long term contract with a well known and stable organization in heavy growth mode with some of the most exciting and innovative projects in the US and globally!  Please send your resume and LinkedIn profile to begin discussions!