MUFG Union Bank Program Manager-Director in Jersey City, New Jersey
A Program Manager oversees several related projects, including the Master Project Plan, Budget and Resources. Each project will have an assigned Project Manager, who will report up to the Program Manager for the duration of that project.
The Program Manager will oversee their PMP Pool team within PMO, specifically by utilizing program management techniques to oversee the efforts of the individual Projects within the Program towards the successful completion of the projects.
Recommend composition of project teams and monitor resource utilization
Mentor Project Managers
Accountable for cost, schedule, quality and scope
Coordinate with business counter-parts
Resolve or appropriately escalate any outstanding issues among the project teams that cannot be resolved within the teams
Ensure Program Management techniques are complied with
The Program Manager is required to collaborate with Head Office (Tokyo, Japan) counterparts and participate in weekly conference calls, which typically occur early evening hours. (Note, Japanese language skills are not required).
40% Provide direction/guidance to project managers and project teams
40% Create/Maintain Master Project WBS, Budget and Resources Schedules
20% Communicate status
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/knowledge of a project methodology
Status Reporting, Issue/Resolution Tracking
Management of Project Team, consultants, and vendors
Test and Conversion Planning,
Creation of Budget Proposal, cost/benefit analysis.
Systems and technical terminology
4 year college degree or equivalent**
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Job: *Project Mgmt
Title: Program Manager-Director
Location: NEW JERSEY-Jersey City
Requisition ID: 10011392-WD