Senior Program Manager in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/7/2019

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    New York, NY
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Job Description

Are you a seasoned Program Manager with broad financial services experience in a global setting? Are you looking for your next great opportunity with an industry-leading organization? If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our leading client in NYC!

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. 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 Senior Program Manager:

  • Plan, oversee, and manage complex programs of one or more project teams
  • Coordinate and assign project tasks
  • Serve as the key point of contact for the customer
  • Manage stakeholder relationships, communications, and expectations
  • Ensure project work and scope are clearly defined
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for project issues and risks
  • Manage changes to the project scope
  • Oversee project and program budgets
  • Prepare regular financial reports for senior governance meetings

Requirements of the Senior Program Manager:

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • At least 10 years of experience in program/project management in a global, matrix environment
  • Strong experience in the financial industry required, including risk management and trading systems
  • PMI CAPM, PMP, and/or ITIL certification required or commitment to acquire 
  • Extensive experience delivering large, multi-year projects/programs
  • Working knowledge of programming, database and system design, internet/extranet/intranet, client/server architecture
  • Strong influencing and consensus building skills
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills, verbal and written

Keywords: Senior Program Manager, PMI, PMP, ITIL, Leadership, Budget Oversight, Financial Reporting, Financial Services

Job ID: 330063

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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