IT Project Manager , Vice President

Mufg Charlotte , NC 28201

Posted 3 months ago

Discover your opportunity with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), the 5th largest financial group in the world (as ranked by S&P Global, April 2018) with total assets of over $2.9 trillion (106.2 (JPY) as of March 30, 2018) and 150,000 colleagues in more than 50 countries. In the U.S., we're 13,000 strong, working together to positively impact every customer, organization, and community we serve. We achieve this by delivering on our values, putting people first, fostering long-term relationships built on honesty and mutual understanding, and inspiring the best in each other. This is all part of our inclusive, high-performing culture supported by Total Rewards that include our cash balance pension plan. Join a team that's working to fulfill its vision to be the world's most trusted financial group.

IT Project Manager, Vice President

Job Summary

We are seeking financial IT Application Execution Project Management professionals for our EPMO (Enterprise Project Management Office) team, as we embark on a multi-year strategic initiative to provide a consistent project management process and framework for the bank. As we obtain larger and more complex projects, this oversight will ensure we are consistent in implementation, lead resources appropriately, and are transparent in our reporting. In this highly critical and visible role, you will apply your many years of experience to successfully lead large and complex programs. The role is to effectively handle/lead multiple projects within the specified time frame and budget per EPMO Policies and Procedures, including use of our Project Life Cycle, and project management tools/methodology.

Responsibilities

  • Work to complete complex (high visibility/risk) projects. Coordinates project team members to ensure completion of the defined project(s).

  • Partner with Sr. Technology and Business Leads/Sponsors, to develop strategic roadmaps to deliver large/complex technology projects.

  • Drive project completion successfully by achieving all landmarks within each project, and the final implementation meeting the business requirements within the approved budget and timeline.

Communication/Leadership:

  • Interpersonal Skills

  • Strong Leadership skills

  • Presentation Skills (makes complex issues accessible to business audience, clear, concise, and audience appropriate)

  • Detail oriented

  • Capacity to seek new projects and technologies

  • Focused approach to business and people management processes

  • Client happiness focused- Prompt and effective communications and follow-up

Project Execution:

  • Project Scheduling expert

  • Well versed in the application of a formalized/rigorous project management methodology

  • Meticulous project Status Reporting, Issue/Resolution Tracking, Risk Management

  • Effective Test and Conversion Management

  • Reliable forecast estimates to actuals; minimal surprises

  • Analytical capability to identify issues and risks

  • Ability to execute and solve problems

  • Projects completed on time, within budget and with satisfactory quality

  • Financial Services business and technology understanding

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

  • 10 years application project management experience in Financial Services

  • Independently and successfully ran at least three large scale and complex projects, from start to end (i.e. covering all Life Cycle Phases) with a duration of at least 2 years

  • 4 year Bachelor's Degree required

  • Completion of PMP or other PM certification (preferred)

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

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.

A conviction is not an absolute bar to employment. Factors such as the age of the offense, evidence of rehabilitation, seriousness of violation, and job relatedness are considered in all employment decisions. Additionally, it's the bank's policy to only inquire into a candidate's criminal history after an offer has been made. Federal law prohibits banks from employing individuals who have been convicted of, or received a pretrial diversion for, certain offenses.


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