Global Exchange Project Manager, Assistant Vice President
Princeton , New Jersey
November 16, 2017
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Job Description
Job Description
SSGX is seeking a highly qualified Senior Project Manager to assume a leadership role in our Professional Services Team. The selected individual would assume responsibility for project schedule, budget and risk issues as well as supervision and mentoring of staff.
  • Own the creation of detailed project plans,
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals, governance and deliverables
  • Lead client engagement, as primary point of client contact, during the life of the project
  • Ensure clients achieve an understanding of expectations, accountability and joint agreement of plan
  • Define resource requirements and ensure sufficient resources are available, secure resources as needed and perform capacity planning within and across projects
  • Manage across organizations (internal and external)
  • Drive the execution of the plan, including all tasks, deliverables and milestones
  • Ensure completion of milestones, deliverables and overall plan on time and budget
  • Manage scope and change request process
  • Actively manage the plan to identify and manage risk before issue evolution
  • Own resolution and escalation of risks and issues
  • Communicate status, progress, risks, expectations, time lines, milestones and other key project metrics to clients, team members and internal management
  • Manage multiple client projects simultaneously
  • Initiate and participate in SSGX business improvement efforts, including process improvements and standardization projects.
  • Identify new opportunities, Contribute to revenue and sales targets

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Organized and thorough with granular attention to detail
  • Discipline in persistent drive of execution
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills
  • Excellent ability to work in a team environment, secure team and stakeholder buy-in, and motivate team to accomplish goals and objectives
  • Possesses sufficient subject matter knowledge to identify opportunities for change in current practice
  • Masters (preferred) or Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Finance or Accounting.
  • Proven project management experience in either financial sector or software implementation environment.
  • PMI or PMP certification (preferred)

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Location: Princeton-NJ-USA

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