Project Manager in Jersey City, NJ at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/19/2020

Job Snapshot

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    Contract to Hire
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Job Description

Are you a skilled Project Manager with a background in change management within the finance industry?

Are you interested in applying your expertise with an industry-leading organization?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our financial services client in Jersey City.

This is a contract to hire opportunity. Applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis and convert to FTE following contract duration. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Project Manager:
  • Translate business strategy into actionable plans and drive cross-functional project delivery
  • Coordinate with stakeholders enterprise-wide to identify and track milestones, risks, and dependencies
  • Manage and support communications with senior stakeholders to ensure transparency 
Requirements of the Project Manager:
  • Bachelor's degree in an analytical discipline; Master's preferred
  • At least 12 years of relevant experience driving change projects in a significant finance/capital markets business
  • Excellent conflict resolution skills in a fast-paced high-pressure environment
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, including interactions with senior management
  • Ability to drive issue resolution and escalate as appropriate 
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks across time zones
Keywords: Project Manager, PM, Financial Services, Change Management

Job ID: 337785

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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