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Senior Program Director
Ref No.: 17-04068
Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
Position Type:Full Time
Pay Rate : $ 180,000.00 - 195,000.00 /Year
Leading Brokerage Firm is looking for Senior Program Manager who shares our passion for technology, innovation, and excellence. Our main goal is to transform people's lives by changing the way the world invests. As a Program Manager you will plan, budget, oversee, and document all aspects of our projects across a Portfolio Management platform. You will work closely with Program Managers of consuming products to align on product delivery. The ideal candidate will be an excellent leader and will have experience working with technology and business partners to produce results in a timely manner. The candidate will work collaboratively with all participants in software development projects to maintain all aspects of the overall software development lifecycle and ensure the on-time, quality delivery of software product releases. 
What you'll do:
  • Formulate, organize and monitor inter-connected projects
  • Decide on suitable strategies and objectives
  • Coordinate cross-project activities
  • Prepare and communicate platform wide project roadmaps
  • Develop and control deadlines, budgets and activities
  • Meet financial objectives by forecasting requirements
  • Preparing an annual budget, analyzing variances, initiate corrective actions
  • Apply change, risk and resource management
  • Assess program performance and aim to maximize ROI
  • Resolve projects' higher scope issues
  • Prepare reports and communicate across multiple levels of leadership
  • Facilitate key team and stakeholder meetings
What you have:
  • Proven experience as a Program Manager or other Project Manager position
  • Formal training in project management practices
  • Thorough understanding of project/program management techniques and methods
  • Excellent Knowledge of performance evaluation and change management principles
  • Outstanding leadership and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent problem-solving ability
  • BS or MS in computer science or related technical field
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office; working knowledge of program/project management software (MS Project etc.) is preferred 
What you'll get:
  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
  • Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts
  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program
  • Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions
  • Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships
  • Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life
Third Party Applications Not Accepted