Project Manager (Non IT) (977014)
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Wilmington, DE 19801
Project Manager (Non IT)
6 Month Contract
Apex Systems is partnering with one of the world’s largest custodian bank to help find a Project Manger to join their team. They are seeking a qualified Project Manager who will lead and manage various key programs/projects/initiatives for the business group; ensure that projects are completed on time, on budget and within scope.
Coordinate technology, business, operation and other internal/external resources from initiation through implementation
Manage project. related vendors and contractors to ensure effective and cost-efficient utilization;
Work with the business leadership team to identify, prioritize and plan the implementation of key strategic projects critical for the success and growth of the businesses
Actively facilitate senior management discussions on project progress including project timing, budget tracking, issue resolution and risk mitigation. The primary responsibilities include:
Plan, organize, and implement project activities throughout its life cycle
Provide direction, control and management of projects, including monitoring the critical path, implementation of appropriate corrective actions and proper escalation
Provide overall project communication to stakeholders and management of stakeholder expectations
including, preparation of presentations for the various project and business leads
Facilitate communication between the business lines, operations, technical areas
Prepare various project artifacts such as project plans, status reports, and business requirements
Manage agendas and meeting recaps/minutes to ensure all project tasks and goals are being accomplished as expected
Develop and maintain strong working relationships with key personnel in each functional area
Partner with business team members in the research and resolution of system and process problems.
7+ years progressive experience in the Financial Services industry
Strong program and project planning, organizational and follow up skills
Strong knowledge of financial services operations, information delivery, change leadership/management, strategic planning, and project management life cycle or system development life cycle
Demonstrated strong collaborative partnership skills with internal and external teams
Ability to multi-task and maintain composure
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), Problem solving and Analytical skills
Computer skills (Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Project, Visio, PowerPoint). Bachelor’s Degree
Masters, PMP or CFA preferred.
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