Job Order #31554

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Posted Date: 2/5/2013
Job Category: Project/Program Mgr
Position Title: Senior Strategic Program Manager
Salary Range: $40.00 - $45.00
Location: Richmond, Virginia, USA
Desired Skills:
Description: Senior Strategic Program Manager
Richmond, VA
The Senior Strategic Program Manager leads the planning, management, and implementation of assigned Programs / Projects for the Mortgage Line of Business - specifically the Sales Originations & Mortgage Fulfillment segment of the business - reporting to a Project Portfolio Manager.
Work Experience/Knowledge Preferred
* 5+ years Project / Program Management Experience
* 5+ years Financial Services Experience required
* Mortgage Experience a plus
* Sales or Processing / Logistics experience a plus
* Experience implementing large/complex initiatives across a matrix organization
Senior Strategic Program Manager Duties and Responsibilities
·         Leads the overall implementation of a business and/or technology Program / Project and leads teammates to achievement of a common goal and gains the respect and trust of teammates
·         Initiates Programs / Projects including clarification of scope, organizational structure, roles and responsibilities and milestone plan
·         Plans Programs / Projects including resourcing, budgeting, communications, work breakdown structure and KPIs
·         Executes Programs / Projects to achieve objectives and benefits including management of resources, budget, schedule, issues and risks
·         Installs an appropriate risk management plan for the Program / Project
·         Works closely with, and provides direction to, the EIS technology lead that will directly manage the technology components of the Program / Project
·         Utilizes program and project management processes that meet or exceed 's Global Project Management Standards (GPS), regulatory requirements and other required standards
·         Maintains strong knowledge of the financial services industry and leverages partnerships to ensure that initiatives position  competitively
·         Manages, in a matrix structure, a team of internal or outsourced Project Management resources responsible for initiative implementation
Senior Strategic Program Manager Requirements / Qualifications
·         Demonstrated superior understanding of business and technology organization, resources, priorities, needs and policies
·         Demonstrated expertise in planning
·         Demonstrated leadership in the implementation of complex Programs and Projects
·         Ability to make or recommend complex strategic decisions and prioritize competing initiatives
·         Ability to effectively influence team members and other stakeholders
·         Ability to effectively conduct difficult negotiations
·         Ability to effectively resolve conflicts
·         Demonstrated finance skills in budgeting, forecasting and variance analysis
·         PMP and/or PgMP preferred
·         Yellow, Green, and/or Black belt recommended
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