Project Manager

POSTED: August 27, 2020
BUSINESS: Purdue Federal Credit Union
POSITION TYPE: Full-time 
START DATE: Immediate Availability

Position Summary:

The Project Manager is responsible for the full project management life cycle and the implementation of highly complex, large-scale, strategic IT and business initiatives. The Project Manager will work with other department leaders and staff to define, and deliver projects. The Project Manager is responsible to plan, organize, and integrate cross-functional projects that are significant in scope and impact. They coordinate the work of other IT professionals and credit union staff to deliver results on time and within budget. The Project Manager manages key projects. The Project Manager’s responsibilities include the coordination and completion of projects on time within budget and within scope. Oversee all aspects of projects. Set deadlines, assign responsibilities and monitor and summarize progress of project.

*Employees are expected to adhere to all rules and regulations applicable to this position, including but not limited to all policies and procedures pertaining to the Bank Secrecy Act.

Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Functions):

· Manage complex projects with cross-functional teams across business units; not solely IT projects.

· Identifies and secures necessary personnel and financial resources, determining tasks that must be completed, assigning the tasks, delegating authority, and motivating team members to work together on the project.

· Responsible for managing project scope, quality, and timeline to achieve business goals.

· Responsible for budget creation and day-to-day management of project budget.

· Oversee and track all aspects of project management/delivery, including project progress, communications, requirements, risks, issues, and delivery of projects to the satisfaction of the stakeholders.

· Utilize project management methodologies, systems and tools.

· Lead project team meetings.

· Provide feedback regarding employee performance on a project team to the functional manager.

· Recommend new processes where needed to improve quality, cost or delivery.

· Builds and maintains productive relationships with personnel from all levels involved during the project.

Knowledge, Skill, and Ability Requirements:

· Bachelor’s Degree required, or related area of study and/or equivalent combination of education and experience required.

· Minimum 5 years’ experience in a Project Management role.

· Proven track record of managing enterprise projects.

· Ability to lead project teams of various sizes and see them through to completion.

· Project Management Professional (PMP) certification desired.

· Experience in the use of structured project management methods and tools.

· Ability to think critically and find solutions.

· Strong presentation and written communication skills.

· Ability to communicate, verbally and in writing, in a professional manner when dealing with employees, members, vendors and company contacts

· Ability to follow the core values of honesty, integrity, mutual respect, pride and ownership

Work Environment/Physical Demands:

· This job operates in a clerical office setting. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phone, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines

· This position requires manual dexterity, the ability to lift files and open filing cabinets

This position requires sitting, bending, stooping or standing as necessary

Benefits:

Purdue Federal offers competitive wages including an advancement program, excellent benefits, training and development opportunities, and employee appreciation.

It is the policy of Purdue Federal Credit Union not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, sexual preference, ancestry, student status, veteran status or arrest and conviction records or any other protected class not directly relevant to employment.

Application Instructions:

For further details or if you are interested in joining one of the “Best Places to Work in Indiana” where Honesty, Integrity, Mutual Respect, and Pride & Ownership are the core values, please complete our online application: https://purduefedcareers.silkroad.com/

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