Project Manager - Wholesale Lending/Loans

Contractual | 12 Months |
New York, NY, New York, USA
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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) 889-0336

Title: Project Manager - Wholesale Lending/Loans
Location: NYC, NY (Hybrid - 3 Days Onsite)
Duration: 12 Months

Job Description:

  • The Institutional Credit Management (ICM) team is a critical component of the Client’s First Line of Defence for wholesale lending and counterparty credit risk.
  • ICM partners with businesses Client-wide to ensure we have best-in-class risk and control capabilities. ICM also plays a key role in the Client's Transformation efforts by helping to drive a Client-wide focus on wholesale credit risk management.
  • Through ongoing investment in processes, controls, systems, and governance, ICM continues to further embed consistency and best practices across Clients, driving closer alignment between our business and regulatory goals.
  • The Lending Transformation Program (LTP) is a key initiative within ICM.
  • The goal is to transform the end-to-end wholesale lending process which will consolidate all remediation efforts for loan product processing and establish a consistent target operating model with a focus on improved front-to-back processes, controls, and enhanced technology to achieve best-in-class processing capabilities to support our client franchise.
  • ICM Lending Transformation is looking for a skilled and dynamic Project Manager as part of the regulatory reporting and data remediation program.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Understand underlying data and regulatory reporting issues and existing solutions
  • Drive design sessions to enhance processes, controls, and data to meet regulatory and internal reporting requirements
  • Develop project plans and drive execution
  • Support implementation of interim controls, working with front-to-back stakeholders
  • Develop and oversee the execution of detailed project plans across numerous stakeholder groups
  • Ensure timely project tracking, status reporting, and escalation, in line with Client’s Project Management Standards
  • Establish and deliver project governance including the preparation of material
  • Develop and maintain RAID logs and execution trackers and general issue management, with appropriate escalation
  • Partner with 2nd Line (Risk and Finance) and 3rd Line Internal Audit to ensure delivery design and execution to the highest standard
  • Oversee program communication including internal stakeholders and regulatory updates/communication
  • Establish strong relationships with stakeholders across Client at all levels, businesses, and locations
  • Appropriately assess risks when making business decisions, using sound ethical judgment, while complying with both Client policy and applicable laws, rules, and regulations

Qualifications and Competencies:

  • 8+ years experience in project management, ideally in wholesale lending Loan Transaction Management / Operations
  • Experience in regulatory reporting would be ideal
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; must be articulate and persuasive
  • Should demonstrate a commitment to quality and attention to detail
  • Ability to drive change and effectively manage projects and stakeholders
  • Strong organizational leadership and influencing skills
  • Proactive, 'no surprises', approach in communicating issues/requests
  • Capable of prioritizing and multi-tasking in a dynamic environment
  • Strong business analysis, problem-solving, and analytical skills
  • Keen sense of urgency and eagerness for ownership
  • Works well under pressure and tight deadlines
  • Proficiency in Excel and other data tools
  • Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred

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.

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