MUFG Union Bank Central Project Management Office Process Manager, Vice President in Monterey Park, California

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Job Responsibilities:

The primary responsibilities of this role will include:

  • Managing the Enterprise Project Life-Cycle (EPLC) policy and procedures:

  • Maintain the project management methodology processes (waterfall model) and procedure in the bank

  • Participate in the creation of Agile methodology which will co-exist with the current waterfall model

  • Provide user support for Enterprise Project Life-Cycle (EPLC) and guide project managements with the right information at all times

  • Ensure continuous improvement of the project methodology and apply any new relevant standards as applicable

  • Engage key stakeholders and communicate changes and progress, built commitment and overcome resistance

  • Provide a monthly report of new, on-hold, cancelled and closed projects and ensure that the latest status is communicated to the Project Portfolio Management Tools team

  • Ensure that all project managers, IT Leads and Business Leads are trained:

  • Work with the Central Project Management Office training manager to ensure all training documents are up to date with the latest EPLC processes and procedures

  • Maintain the EPLC (EPLC) library and ensure that it houses all the latest templates, training documents, samples of the deliverables

  • Other responsibilities include:

  • Perform the quarterly SOX audits within the due dates

  • Manage the line staff (2 resources)

  • Other ad-hoc assignments as required by Senior Management


  • Bachelor’s degree. Master’s degree in project management preferred

  • PMP Certification desired

  • 5-7 years of portfolio and program experience and experience in financial industry

  • Experience managing PMO analysts

  • Experience defining governance/project management frameworks, and measuring adherence

  • Excellent leadership skills, including the ability to develop and motivate high-performing global teams

  • Proficient in defining stakeholder communication requirements, consensus building and developing and delivering communication plans

  • Demonstrated ability to identify, manage and mitigate risks

  • Experience in successfully working within a matrix organization structure

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.

Why Work for MUFG Corporation?

• We are a financially strong and stable bank.

• We value workplace diversity.

• We are committed to the training and development of our employees.

• Innovative vacation benefits

• We offer a matching 401k, a Retirement Plan, a variety of Flexible Health Benefits.

Job: *Systems / Technology

Title: Central Project Management Office Process Manager, Vice President

Location: CALIFORNIA-Monterey Park

Requisition ID: 10008108-WD