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Sr. Project Manager  

Job Description:
Sr. Project Manager - Develop and manage all aspects relating to a major project or a subset of the department's projects and/or functional areas. Lead role as the Senior Project Manager coordinating and developing plans, directing activities of a project from the initiation phase through to close out. Provides input into the development and implementation of policies, standards and procedures in business operations functions for projects. Responsible for assuring a high level of quality in the delivered product while satisfying the business and operational requirements. The Sr. Project Manager may take on additional infrastructure projects to manage independently or assist in other large scale projects during or between project assignments. As a project manager will be responsible for maintenance and improvements to the overall project management life cycle.

The successful Senior Project Manager will be responsible for:
Managing the detailed Project Plan and project milestones, prepare overall schedule.
Coordinating all meetings to discuss project activities and to assure that all members are informed about project events and activities.
Identifying and resolving all issues impacting project deliverables.
Coordinating with the clients to assess the ongoing progress of the project.
Coordinating with the external agency to ensure that the client testing/rollout schedule is consistent with the agency's directives and schedule.
Exercising authority to make decisions to resolve disputes or set priorities.
Escalating issues to the appropriate level on a timely basis.
Maintaining all aspects of the project utilizing technical toolkit regarding MS Project Server and MS SharePoint.
Following Project Management disciplines in the PMI 9 knowledge areas: Scope Management, Schedule Management, Cost Management, Issue Management, Risk Management, Quality Management, Human Resource Management, Communication Management and Contract Management.
Reporting on progress periodically to upper management and the Fixed Income community.
Ensuring that approved methods, processes and tools are consistently used.
Accountable for meeting project schedule and results.
Managing the project's scope, hours estimate and change control.
Generating and maintaining key project documents; work-plans, status report issues, resolution logs and change control documents.
Mentoring new team members on project execution.
Experience working in a PMO environment
Program Experience desirable

Qualifications Required:
(Experience, Skills, Academic)
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience and education, 5 + years experience in a project leader/management position preferred, 3 - 5 years Brokerage Service Experience, Knowledge of MS Project Server and SharePoint,
PMP Certification, 20% Travel

Education: Bachelors (highly preferred)

LocationJersey City, New Jersey
CountryUnited States of America
Posted Date05/26/2011 10:45:56
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