Project Manager - Big 4 Consulting & Presentation Skills

Contractual | 6 Months |
New York, NY, New York, USA
quick apply

Currently, we are looking for talented resources for one of our listed clients. If interested please reply to me with your updated resume or feel free to reach out to me for more details at (949) 565-0301

Title: Project Manager - PMO
Location: New York, NY 10013
Duration: 6 Months
Worksite: NYC - hybrid, onsite 3 days

Job Description:

  • Must have Big 4 consulting level or big banking experience.
  • Must have significant PowerPoint deck creation experience.
  • Need a strong PMO with 3-10 years of experience
  • The role will be part of a core central Program Management Team charged with ensuring the timely execution of deliverables across all workstreams while imparting subject matter expertise and know-how.
  • The candidate must be an individual experienced in project management and with sufficient subject matter expertise to provide meaningful, functional, sustainable solutions.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Support the Program Initiative lead(s) to drive the execution of strategic deliverables
  • Lead or participate in working groups, workshops, and with stakeholders to understand business requirements, define project plans, and manage timelines
  • Impart subject matter expertise by providing guidance, support, and constructive challenge on business initiatives to ensure alignment with program strategy
  • Assist in ensuring that all target state tools, processes, and controls are socialized effectively and are approved at or by the appropriate governance forum or level
  • Manage internal and external dependencies across initiatives, including working closely with Risk Managers, Product Owners, Front Office, Product Control and Technology teams
  • Identify challenges and proactively seek to resolve or escalate risk and issues in a timely and well-articulated manner to the projects by engaging relevant stakeholders and PMs
  • Engage senior stakeholders continuously by escalating and resolving issues as they arise
  • Produce accurate and insightful project update materials and artifacts, tailoring them to various forums and committees
  • Build strong relationships, adopting a joined-up approach, to support the execution of programs
  • Strong & proven track record in strategic project management and delivering complex solutions are essential
  • Has experience in Market Risk or Capital Markets Transformation
  • Significant experience in scoping, developing, and prioritizing plans for strategic initiatives
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; must be articulate and persuasive with the judgment and authority to provide insightful commentary to senior stakeholders
  • A solid understanding of mechanisms to track and communicate performance
  • Ability to drive change to business practices by working effectively across a global organization and understanding different perspectives
  • Tracking and managing of Risk and Issues, including escalating where appropriate
  • Preparing and overseeing project and program-level reporting
  • Management of project governance forums, i.e. Working Groups, and Steering Committees
  • Implementation of the Bank's project standards
  • Demonstrated analytical skills with follow-up and problem solving capability
  • Seasoned Senior PMO - must have experience in major/complex institutions (Tier 1 banks or Top 4 consulting firms)
  • 5+ years of relevant industry experience
  • Experience in managing Market Risk and or Capital Markets related projects
  • Bachelor’s/University degree, Master’s degree preferred
  • Project Management certifications e.g. PMP or equivalent a strong plus

About us:
At our organization, we take our mission and values to heart! We are on a mission to offer more and better jobs all over the world! Our goal is to care for you while you care for our clients and get you paid the highest pay possible. All our associates working with us are expected to embrace our RACE values: R - Results Matter, A- Approachable, C - Care, and E - Emergency i.e. work with a sense of urgency.

For more relevant job opportunities please visit our website: Denken Solutions Careers