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Senior Risk and Control Project Manager

  • Location: Tampa, 33610
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 11 months ago

Take your career in an upward direction with a long-term contract at an innovative global bank as a Senior Risk and Control Project Manager in Tampa, FL, Irving, TX or New York, NY.
  • Enable successful delivery of infrastructure projects by working with the team through the entire project lifecycle.
  • Lead daily operation of the projects by planning the projects, working with multiple technology streams for delivery, driving work through project teams and communicating regularly with shareholders.
  • Ensure that projects are aligned with the project structure as per guidelines issued by the central team, implementing improvement practices, when possible, to maximize client happiness and financial saves.
  • Highlight risks, anticipate change requirements, and advance issues in a timely manner.
  • Provide regular updates to all concerned partners with regards to project health, financial tracking, action items, and support requirements.
Stakeholder Management and People Responsibilities
  • Act as a liaison between various businesses providing direction and support on goals and key initiatives.
  • Champion the dynamic relationship between the reporting groups and other key individuals to cultivate partnerships and collaboration to drive extraordinary results.
  • Directly impact the business by ensuring the quality of work provided by self and others. Impact own team and closely related work teams by providing mentoring and training to junior members of the team.
  • Actively strive towards self-development by creating and following development plans based on discussions with management.
  • Experience in working effectively with virtual and remote teams, and able to work independently, multi-task, and take ownership of various parts of a project or initiative.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
  • 5+ years of risk management experience.
  • Understand Line of Defense Audit Concepts.
  • 5+ years of project management experience.
  • 2+ years of Agile.
  • Process management and re-engineering experience is preferred.
  • Proficient with MS PowerPoint, Excel, Access, Project, or other analytical tools associated with project management.
  • Project Management: Extensive experience leading a portfolio of projects, programs and initiatives across multiple lines of business. Prioritize activity/resources based on corporate strategy.
  • Processes/Procedures: Ensure processes and procedures are in place for self and others to use. Seek ways to improve existing processes, making adjustments or recommending reengineering improvements.
  • Customer and Industry Knowledge: Consistently apply a business driver and marketplace focus when prioritizing actions.
  • Commercial and Financial Acumen: Identify and monitor key indicators to gauge performance and identify trends, and make decisions considering the bottom line.
  • Risk Management: Examine and define factors that could adversely affect task completion, delivery or achievement of customer satisfaction. Evaluate controls to help mitigate negative outcomes through prevention, detection and correction. Identify the risks of negative outcomes, including inadvertent error or fraud. Ensure ongoing compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Team (People) Leadership: Experience in leading virtual teams ensuring all members stay connected, motivated and productive through the establishment of common purpose, goals, roles and structure. Provides resources/support to remove obstacles to team accomplishments.
  • Experience working with stakeholders and senior technologists preferably in a comparable technology or financial institutions organization.
  • Attentive to detail and has confidence with project tracking, reports, metrics and presentations.
About our client
Our client stands as one of the world’s most global banks and a 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. From analysts to architects, developers to data scientists, our client’s employees operate as one team where each voice is heard, and each perspective is appreciated.

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 To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.

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.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.