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Business Execution Consultant

  • Location: Pittsburgh, 15222
  • Salary: $46.53 - $52.43 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 days ago

Outstanding long-term contract opportunity! A well-known Financial Services Company is looking for a Business Execution Consultant in Pittsburgh, PA, (Hybrid).

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.

Contract Duration: 18 Months

Required Skills & Experience

  • 2+ years of Business Operations or Leadership experience, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, military experience, or education.
  • 5+ years business project management experience specifically focused on projects involving payments.
  • Hands on project manager with the ability to independently manage/lead product-related project deliverables and meet delivery deadlines.
  • Proactive, independent self-starter, who can work in collaboration with the product and cross functional teams and partners.
  • Knowledge of JIRA / Confluence application for Agile development.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to clearly communicate ideas to diverse business and technical audiences.
  • Proficiency with MS Office software products including MS Project, Power Point, Word, Excel, Visio, SharePoint.
  • Experience navigating heavily matrixed organizations, including multiple business lines.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Participate in a variety of assigned and ongoing business operations to ensure success in meeting business goals and objectives.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement by conducting root cause testing of all compliance and business metrics.
  • Determine areas of strength or Business Execution opportunity within defined scope of work.
  • Review and research strategies and action plans to establish effective processes while meeting performance metrics and policy expectations.
  • Utilize independent judgment to guide moderate risk deliverables.
  • Present recommendations to develop, implement, and monitor strategic approaches, effectiveness of support function, and business performance improvement opportunities for managing risks of the business.
  • Exercise independent judgment and provide guidance in diverse support functions and operations for a single business group within a line of business.
  • Collaborate and consult with leaders and executive management.
  • Provide work direction to less experienced Strategy and Execution staff.
  • Responsible for coordinating product deliverables across cross-functional project teams (Product, Technology, Operations, and other key business partners) and managing product-related activities in a project life cycle (e.g., initiation, Agile user story development, market readiness and delivery), with a strong focus on project management and business requirements development for payment products, specifically wire services for corporates and correspondent banking services.
  • Interact with product leads and key global business partners to execute strategic plans and objectives.
  • Prepare, execute, and maintain product project plan, coordinating with other stakeholders and partners as needed to align key project tasks dependencies.
  • Track and report status of project tasks, deliverables, and milestones.
  • Schedule and lead project meetings as needed, publishing agendas, notes, and minutes.
  • Listed as remote, preferably hybrid to either Pittsburgh or one of our hubs.