MUFG Union Bank IT Project Manager - Vice President in Jersey City, New Jersey

Job Summary:**

The Project Manager within the EPMO uses project management techniques to co-ordinate project effort towards the successful completion of the project(s). The Project Manager’s role is to effectively manage a project within a specified time frame per EPMO Policies and Procedures, including use of the PLC, and the Bank’s project methodology. Successful completion implies that interim milestones are met and that the final deliverable(s) meets the business requirements and is within the allocated budget.

Responsibilities:**

The Project Manager supervises the activities of the assigned resources from business; IT and vendor/consultants (if applicable) in order to ensure the project goals are being met. In particular, the Project Manager

  • Provides articulate and accurate reporting to the Project Sponsor, Steering Committee, Business Users, Audit and IT; creates presentations appropriate for audience

  • Creates and maintains the project Work Break Down Structure

  • Oversees/conducts all project activities and supervises/creates and archives all project documentation

  • Tracks all testing and issues and identifies those for escalation

  • Identify, mitigate, and reports project risks

  • Manages Stakeholders and Customers

  • Negotiates business and IT resources for project allocation

  • Negotiates vendor proposals and manages vendor relationships

  • Manages project budget to ensure maximum allotments are not exceeded

  • Adheres to the PLC

95% Project Management

5% Provide PMO related services (i.e., MS Project Server, PLC participation, weekly meeting).

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7 years Project Management experience with a Financial Services Institution or Professional Management Consulting Firm. Interpersonal skills must be excellent. In addition, must have extensive experience with:

  • Business Analysis, RFI/RFP, Gap Analysis

  • Project Scheduling, Maintenance

  • Use of a formalized SDLC project management methodology

  • Status Reporting, Issue/Resolution Tracking, Risk Management

  • Management of Project Team, consultants, and vendors

  • Test and Conversion Management

  • Budget Management

  • Financial Services Understanding & Experience

  • Expertise in Microsoft Project/PM Tools and MS Office Suite

Education:

4 year college degree or equivalent**

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experience of our workforce to create opportunities for our colleagues and our business. We do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of any protected category

Job: *Systems / Technology

Title: IT Project Manager - Vice President

Location: NEW JERSEY-Jersey City

Requisition ID: 10011396-WD