MUFG Union Bank Program Manager - Director in Jersey City, New Jersey

Job Summary:**

A Program Manager oversees several related projects, including the Master Project Plan, Budget and Resources. Each project will have an assigned Project Manager, who will report up to the Program Manager for the duration of that project.


The Program Manager will oversee their PMP Pool team within PMO, specifically by utilizing program management techniques to oversee the efforts of the individual Projects within the Program towards the successful completion of the projects.

  • Recommend composition of project teams and monitor resource utilization

  • Mentor Project Managers

  • Accountable for cost, schedule, quality and scope

  • Coordinate with business counter-parts

  • Resolve or appropriately escalate any outstanding issues among the project teams that cannot be resolved within the teams

  • Ensure Program Management techniques are complied with

The Program Manager is required to collaborate with Head Office (Tokyo, Japan) counterparts and participate in weekly conference calls, which typically occur early evening hours. (Note, Japanese language skills are not required).

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40% Provide direction/guidance to project managers and project teams

40% Create/Maintain Master Project WBS, Budget and Resources Schedules

20% Communicate status

7 years Project Management experience with a Financial Services Institution or Professional Management Consulting Firm. Interpersonal skills must be excellent. In addition, must have extensive experience with:

  • Business Analysis, RFI/RFP, Gap Analysis

  • Project Scheduling, Maintenance

  • Use/knowledge of a project methodology

  • Status Reporting, Issue/Resolution Tracking

  • Management of Project Team, consultants, and vendors

  • Test and Conversion Planning,

  • Creation of Budget Proposal, cost/benefit analysis.

  • Systems and technical terminology


4 year college degree or equivalent**

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experience of our workforce to create opportunities for our colleagues and our business. We do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of any protected category

Job: *Project Mgmt

Title: Program Manager - Director

Location: NEW JERSEY-Jersey City

Requisition ID: 10010461-WD