Sr. Project Group Manager

 

At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country's most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions. U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.

 

U.S. Bank is seeking an effective Project Group Manager with proven resource and IT project management experience to contribute toward the success of our technology initiatives. Directly supervises and manages all levels of program and project management/coordinator staff. May also manage projects of varied complexity levels by effectively utilizing a project management methodology and associated tools. Manages assigned resource pool and related budget to achieve project management office objectives. Ensures that direct report staff is trained, compliant, and knowledgeable about required policies and procedures. Assesses staff competencies and provides development and growth opportunities. Plans and coordinates education and training for project managers. May or may not have an organizational structure requiring supervisors within department. Utilizing approved project methodology and tools, will manage projects from initial concept through final implementation. Interfaces with all areas impacted by the project including executives, business lines, vendors, and internal technology resources. Monitors effectiveness and recommends improvements of project management methodology and tools. Implements enhancements and upgrades to project management process and tools. May assist business area to prioritize top initiatives and transition concepts into projects/programs. Advocates for business area's projects/programs. Manages staff of up to 20 employees; including recommendations for hires, transfers, terminations, salary adjustments, performance standards, and reviews. Plans, develops, and controls moderate departmental budget.

 

Successful applicants will exemplify US Bank's ethical principles of uncompromising integrity, respect for others, accountability for decisions and actions, and good citizenship.

 

Leaders at U.S. Bank consistently demonstrate integrity and ethics, maturity and resilience, and inspire trust and confidence among their teams. Our leaders are strong communicators who promote collaborative relationships, influence others, and value the diversity of backgrounds and ideas among their employees.

 

Qualifications

 

 

Basic Qualifications

 

-Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
-PMI Project Management Professional credential
-At least 10 years experience with tools and techniques for planning, organizing, monitoring and controlling IT projects.

 

Preferred Skills/Experience

 

Extensive experience in:
-System development life cycle
-Project planning and organization

 

Subject matter expert in:
-IT project management

 

Job

Project Management / Analysis

Primary Location

United States

Shift

1st - Daytime

Travel

Yes, 15 % of the Time

Average Hours Per Week

40