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PMO Project Manager

  • Location: New York, 14068
  • Salary: $60 - $64 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 5 months ago

Grow your career as a PMO Project Manager with an innovative global bank in Getzville, NY. 12+ month contract with possibility to extend. Will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week.

•    Project coordination and analysis for several PMO competence areas across program/project portfolio.
•    Assist technology leads and project managers in managing a large portfolio of programs and projects.
•    Enforce a culture of SDLC best practices across the technology group.
•    Serve as liaison between multiple domain areas within the business unit to synthesize information for communications/presentations.
•    Maintain existing departmental and Project Office policies and procedures.
•    Continue to update and improve project methodologies, provide mentoring and training to other PM’s and act as an SME.
•    Support team members in the planning, directing and coordination of day-to-day activities of running a program or portfolio of programs.
•    Liaise with a range of teams from Technology Central Business Office, Technology Leads, Program Managers and Management Office team, providing insightful financial and business analysis and developing senior management reports, to define and track key operational/program metrics and to help drive business decisions to achieve goals.
•    Proactively follow escalation and change control processes, when necessary.
•    Utilize proficient Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills to provide effective reporting and documentation including dashboards and scorecards.

•    Bachelor’s degree.
•    5+ years of experience in Project Management in a PMO environment.
•    Experience in Technology, Banking or Consultancy industry. 
•    Must have strong knowledge of SDLC methodologies (traditional, Agile & hybrid).
•    Experience with documentation preparation & review.
•    Proficiency in MS Office, particularly Excel and PowerPoint.
•    Strong listening, presentation, communication, and influencing skills. Articulates with confidence to senior management.
•    Strong attention to detail in supporting management reporting with clear and concise data analysis and presentation.
•    Prefer PMP or similar project management certification.

About our client
Our client stands as one of the world’s most renowned global banks and 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.