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Data Project Manager

  • Location: Jersey City, 07310
  • Salary: $73 - $78 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

Grow your career as a Data Project Manager with an innovative global bank. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week.

  • Partner with existing data analysts to support formal monthly governance forums with asset classes including creation of materials and meeting minutes/action items.
  • Oversight of deliverables that are distributed across multiple technology teams.
  • Work with various technology leads to ensure the gaps in capabilities are converted into prioritized Book of Work items.
  • Partner with business & technology leads globally to deliver end-to-end solution.
  • Provide regular written and verbal updates to senior management.
  • Perform business analysis and publish clear definition of the scope of work.
  • Ensure adherence to and develop best practices supporting Clients Program and Project Management Standards.
  • Conduct data analysis for tracking of standards adoption and creation of scorecard metrics.
  • Document methodologies for metrics in a clear and detailed manner.
  • Create and maintain issue logs, meeting minutes, meeting schedules, reports to stakeholders.

  • 10+ years of experience in financial or technology sector.
  • 10+ years of program management and project management experience.
  • Prefer project/program management experience in external client facing roles and significant experience across the full project lifecycle.
  • Proven delivery record of multiple programs and projects involving process change and technology enhancements.
  • Proven stakeholder management skills.
  • Ability to handle complex programs/projects independently.
  • Excellent analytical and process-based skills, i.e., process flow diagrams, business modelling, and functional design.
  • Data and results-oriented with an excellent attention to detail.
  • End to end program management skills with ability to manage multiple project concurrently.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), as well as strong relationship building skills. Ability to summarize the expectations, decisions and actions resulting from key conversations and publishing them to larger group of stakeholders in a manner that can be easily understood.
  • Able to put together senior management presentation material.
  • Knowledge of MS Office, Visio and Project.

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.

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.