17 days old

Senior Project Manager

Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta
Atlanta, Georgia 30309

OUR VISION FOR DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

FHLBank Atlanta contributes to our shareholder’s success through a diverse, inclusive, and engaged culture that enables all individuals to work together to fulfill our purpose.

BASIC PURPOSE: 

Under minimal supervision, responsible for planning, coordinating, monitoring, and implementing large, complex, high risk, high dollar projects that can involve multiple departments and outside vendors.  Activities include schedule maintenance, resource allocation, status reporting, steering committee materials, and minutes, issue and risk tracking, and change request coordination.  Tracks costs and other performance metrics to ensure project goals are met.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 

  • Advanced understanding of project management methodology including the ability to identify and resolve issues, manage risk, develop detailed work plans and specifications, perform resource allocations, accurately manage budgets, and run team meetings.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time.
  • Ensures assigned projects are completed within budgets and schedules while meeting client needs, business objectives, and design guidelines.  Proactively reports variances and executes the appropriate actions when variances occur.
  • Experienced in conducting project reviews, identifying most important problem areas for improvement, and implementing solutions where appropriate.
  • Experienced in turning around troubled projects of any size, including enterprise-wide programs.
  • Ability to resolve conflicts quickly and efficiently within the project team, with vendors, and with other staff competing for resources.
  • Experienced in driving continuous improvement of project management processes, identifying areas of improvement, and successfully applying best practices.
  • Builds and maintains strong working relationships with team members, vendors, and project stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated ability to motivate project team, inspire teamwork, and take a leadership role.
  • Must be able to focus simultaneously on big picture, details, and driving results.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES

  • PMP certification is required.
  • Agile certification (e.g., CSM, A-CSM, or CSP-SM) and experience managing projects in an Agile environment are a plus.
  • Skilled at utilizing project management tools such as Microsoft Project.
  • Experience working with a project portfolio management tool is a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent listening skills.       
  • Works calmly under pressure.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Works independently with minimal input from direct manager.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Requirements

A bachelor’s degree is required

PMP certification is required

Five to seven years’ experience managing large enterprise projects and programs with experience managing complex technology projects or the equivalent combination of education and experience is necessary.

A master’s degree is preferred.

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Posted: 2021-04-23 Expires: 2021-06-07

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