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Project Manager - Functional
Ref No.: 18-08067
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Position: Project Manager - Functional
Location: Charlotte, NC
Duration: 12+ months contract


Job Description: 
  • Responsible for leading project teams and managing all activities in a project life-cycle (initiation planning, executing/controlling, and closing) associated with high visibility projects that are long-term, across one or more lines of business and carry a substantial impact to the relevant businesses.
  • Interacts with senior leadership and major stakeholders to establish strategic plans and objectives for programs or projects.
  • Consults with business partners to clarify and define complex project requirements, budgets and business cases, including statements of work.
  • Creates and delivers presentations on program or project goals and plans, including progress reports.
  • Responsible for end-to-end program or project management, demonstrating ownership of the entire process from beginning to end.
  • Develops and implements program and project level processes, procedures and performance metrics.
  • May be responsible for sourcing, negotiating and managing outside vendors.
  • Typically manages a family or series of projects associated with a specific business strategy to obtain benefits and controls.
  • Ensures program/project-related risks are managed according to the Project Management Policy.
  • Leads project staff, including training and providing input to performance evaluations.
  • May directly manage 1 or 2 project staff team members.
Required Skills:
  • 7-10 years project management experience
  • Prior banking project experience, preferable Wholesale Banking
  • Demonstrated ability to independently manage a project from beginning to end.
  • Great judgement exercised when dealing with resources at all levels along with excellent communication skills.
  • Competency with MS Project, Excel and PowerPoint and good knowledge of the use of SharePoint.