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Program Manager
Ref No.: 17-10595
Location: Torrance, California
Immediate need for a Program Manager with experience in the Banking & Finance Industry. This is a 06 months contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Torrance, CA. Please review the job description below:


Job ID: 17-10595
 
 
Key Responsibilities:

 
  • Design and manage the program plan.
  • Provide insights to project leadership on risks and opportunities.
  • Ensure accurate reporting of status and progress.
  • Manage the overall schedule for the Core Receivables program and architect the overall structure of the plan.
  • Work with the individual project teams to update the schedule.
  • Work with leadership to set KPIs.
  • Provide weekly status update on milestones and KPIs.
  • Design/improve executive status reports.
  • Determine critical path and help identify risks & opportunities.
  • Follow-up with each accountable Core Receivables workstream to ensure that deliverables remain on schedule.
  • Identify and assess risks due to changes in scope (business decisions/changes), resources, or timeline.
  • Ensure efficient utilization of junior/support resource(s).
  • Adapt project management best practices to fit program needs.

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
 
  • At least 10 years of program management experience
  • Experience managing the testing/QA phase of a project.
  • Expert with MS Excel, Project, and PowerPoint.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Experience managing a team.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Proactive and self-managing.
  • Experience working with executive level audiences.
  • Able to drive results while maintaining a collaborative and respectful environment.
  • 15+ years of relevant work experience (in similar field and/or industry).
  • Certified program management training.
  • Consulting experience.
  • Automotive finance experience.
  • MBA
  • PMP

Our client is a leading Banking & Finance Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.