MUFG Union Bank Project Portfolio Manager-Director in Jersey City, New Jersey
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/ Job Summary: /
Portfolio Manager is responsible for a Portfolio of projects, including the Master Project Plan, Budget and Resources. Each project within the Portfolio will have an assigned Project Manager, who will report up to the Portfolio Manager for the duration of that project
/ Responsibilities: /
The Portfolio Manager also has line management responsibility for the staff under them.
The Portfolio Manager will oversee a portfolio of projects within EPMO, specifically by utilizing program management techniques to oversee the efforts of the individual Projects within the Portfolio towards the successful completion of the projects.
Coordinate with business counter-parts
Recommend composition of project teams and monitor resource utilization
Mentor Project Managers
Accountable for cost, schedule, quality and scope
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 Portfolio 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)
/ Job Duties: /
40% Provide direction/guidance to project managers and project teams
40% 1stline accountability of project progress
20% Communicate status
/ Qualifications: /
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 committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experiences of our workforce to create opportunities for our people and our business. Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veterans
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified .
Job: *Systems / Technology
Title: Project Portfolio Manager-Director
Location: NEW JERSEY-Jersey City
Requisition ID: 10010350-WD
Other Locations: NEW YORK-New York