Project Manager

  • Competitive
  • Brooklyn, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BNY Mellon
  • 27 Sep 16

Project Manager

For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark: bnymellon.com/careers.

As one of the world's leading investment management organizations and one of the top U.S. wealth managers, BNY Mellon Investment Management combines agility, insight and scale to create and deliver strategies and solutions to address our clients' needs. Encompassing BNY Mellon's investment management firms, wealth management organization and global distribution teams, we draw on deep expertise to collaborate with clients and tailor our best ideas and resources to meet their specific needs. We pride ourselves on providing dedicated service through our network of global professionals who have a deep understanding of local requirements. With our extensive experience in anticipating and responding to the investment and financial needs of the world's governments, pension plan sponsors, corporations, foundations, endowments, advisors, intermediaries, individuals and families, and family offices, BNY Mellon Investment Management is dedicated to helping clients reach their goals.

Description
Summary:
BNY Mellon Investment Management is one of the world's leading investment management organizations and one of the top U.S. wealth managers. Our business encompasses BNY Mellon's affiliated investment management firms, wealth management organization, and global distribution companies.  Our goal is to build and deliver investment and wealth management strategies and solutions to meet our clients' needs.

Drawing on deep expertise, we collaborate with our clients to tailor our best ideas and resources to meet their specific requirements. Through our global network we have developed a significant understanding of local requirements. We pride ourselves on providing dedicated service through our teams.

With extensive experience in anticipating and responding to the investment and financial needs of the world's governments, pension plan sponsors, corporations, foundations, endowments planned giving programs, advisors, intermediaries, individuals and families, and family offices, BNY Mellon Investment Management can help our clients reach their goals.

The Role:
Under the direction of the Director of Project Management, the Project Manager will lead medium- to large-sized projects for Investment Management and Investment Accounting from inception to implementation. The individual in this role will manage and oversee the full development process -- including turnover/migration to production -- and will be responsible for creating detailed project plans and monitoring project results while providing updates on any significant timeline deviations. The Project Manager will coordinate and document all work performed within the project life cycle, and must become familiar with the scope and objectives of each project.

The individual in this role should be an effective oral and written communicator who can lead meetings and deliver presentations to large groups. The individual will be responsible for producing project management documentation (business requirements, gap analysis, project plans, issues lists, management reporting) and should have excellent follow up skills and a high attention to detail.

Responsibilities:

  • Define purpose, tasks, milestones, and budgets, and measure success against them
  • Provide feedback/recommendations based on project definition and business requirements
  • Document and maintain lists of project issues
  • Ensure adherence to project management processes
  • Ensure compliance to quality assurance policies
  • Monitor delivery, and escalate issues and variances in timeline when necessary
  • Lead the post-implementation review process to evaluate project results


Qualifications
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree
  • Minimum 4 years of Project Management experience in the financial services industry focused on managing client expectations and implementing service improvement initiatives
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of the mutual fund industry
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification


BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.


Primary Location: United States-New York-Brooklyn
Internal Jobcode: 08517
Job: Asset Management
Organization: North America Distribution-HR11430
Requisition Number: 1610376