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What will you contribute?
Reporting to the Head of Corporate and Syndicate Lending, the Principal Program Manager is responsible for managing all aspects of Large to moderately complex projects for a defined segment of strategic initiatives from project definition and intake to transition to full operational support.
Responsibilities & Deliverables:
Your deliverables as a Principal Program Manager will include, but are not limited to, the following:
Leads the development of all global projects intake process for Corporate and Syndicated Lending including developing scope, schedule and cost
Defines the goals and objectives of specific projects and understands individual team member's roles and responsibilities
Manages the communications to project managers over multiple mid to large scale projects ensuring that they will complete on time and within budget and that the solution aligns with/meets the business objective
Manages the financial goals and objectives of delivery, and provides solutions to meet those objectives.
Manages the interaction to project managers to ensure daily/weekly project team assignments and monitors progress against the work plan to assure that objectives are met within the prescribed time, cost, and quality measures.
Identification and impact analysis of potential product changes and facilitation of change control board and enhancement review committees and Product Delivery Management to approve or disapprove said changes.
Facilitates key financial objectives of Product Management, R&D, Global Services and Partner teams by forecasting requirements; understanding a project budgets; initiating corrective actions
Continual identification, qualification and tracking of risks, defining mitigation and contingency plans, assigning appropriate resources, and constantly communicating status for all delivery projects.
Responsible for identification of resource requirements needed from Product Management and R&D teams and proper communication of those requirements in a timely manner to ensure the project is properly staffed with the skilled resources required.
Responsible for identifying internal and external stakeholders, understanding their communication requirements and fulfilling those requirements.
Responsible for managing the escalation processes with all projects in the portfolio, and assisting with the resolution of all escalations.
Serve as the primary interface to Product Management, R&D, Global Services and Partners to ensure objectives and customer-focused requirements are defined and aligned with company directions.
Keeps up-to-date and educated in skills related to project management, and process management.
Oversight to ensuring the project teams utilizes IT defined tools and standards, processes and procedures
5 years' experience in program and/or process management
15 years' experience leading technical and non-technical resources.
Experience in developing relationships with delivery partners internal and external, especially vendors.
Experience in loan servicing technology implementations.
Experience assisting project management teams with identification of action items, tasks and activities and tracking progress
Experience at defining, implementing and continually improving standards, processes and procedures utilizing industry best practice (PMI, CMMI, etc.)
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to disability please contact us at 800-274-7280.
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