Lewis James Professional

Project Manager – Wire

Lewis James Professional is a woman-owned staff augmentation, project consulting and direct hire search and placement firm. We are currently seeking a Project Manager – Wire for a contract opportunity with a financial services client.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the planning and implementation of projects.
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables.
  • Define project tasks and resource requirements.
  • Develop full scale project plans.
  • Assemble and coordinate project staff.
  • Manage project budget.
  • Manage project resource allocation.
  • Plan and schedule project timelines.
  • Track project deliverables using appropriate tools.
  • Provide direction and support to project team.
  • Constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders.
  • Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions.
  • Implement and manage project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs.
  • Project evaluations and assessment of results.

Qualifications:

  • Certification in project management or equivalent.
  • Strong understanding of Waterfall and its implications within the industry.
  • Experience in commercial and consumer lending.
  • 5+ years’ experience within the financial services industry with hands on experience handing systems conversions.
  • Knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of project management.
  • Knowledge of project management techniques and tools.
  • Direct work experience in project management capacity.
  • Proficient in project management software.
  • Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions.
  • Customer Service – Responds promptly to customer needs.
  • Oral Communication – Listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions.
  • Adaptability – Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
  • Dependability – Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions.
  • Judgment – Exhibits sound and accurate judgment.
  • Professionalism – Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position.
  • Quality – Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality.

For immediate consideration, please click “Apply” and use Job Code BHJOB11837_2730. You may also send a copy of your resume to: resumes@lewisjamesprofessional.com and enter only the following job code in the subject line: BHJOB11837_2730. Lewis James Professional is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V