Project Manager

    • London, United Kingdom

Our Purpose

We work to connect and power an inclusive, digital economy that benefits everyone, everywhere by making transactions safe, simple, smart and accessible. Using secure data and networks, partnerships and passion, our innovations and solutions help individuals, financial institutions, governments and businesses realize their greatest potential. Our decency quotient, or DQ, drives our culture and everything we do inside and outside of our company. We cultivate a culture of inclusion for all employees that respects their individual strengths, views, and experiences. We believe that our differences enable us to be a better team - one that makes better decisions, drives innovation and delivers better business results.

Job Title

Project Manager

Overview

Manage project management staff using established management processes in collaboration with stakeholders for the purpose of continuously reviewing, updating, and optimizing the set of responsible projects. Monitor compliance with the established departmental goals and objectives.

The role

•Manage Project Management staff responsible for planning, monitoring, executing and implementing projects.
•Assist in departmental budget development, strategic direction, and approval of labor spend. •Provide leadership, direction, and supervision to staff. Ensure personnel have appropriate skills and behaviors, and effectively communicate performance review results, as necessary. •Provide business knowledge and technical support for systems development. Work closely with project members and requesters identifying deliverables and functions throughout a project lifecycle.
•Ensure the project or effort is adequately staffed, trained and managed.
•Manage staff within approved manpower and budget guidelines.
•Provide technical and advisory support for staff to ensure the development and implementation of applications.
•Participate in the definition and development of project requirements and analyze requirements to provide a recommended solution. Ensure a successful delivery, which may include: development and management of overall project plan, schedule & budget adherence, status reporting, escalations, testing, user approval, final corrections, and methodology compliance. Manage relationship with project team throughout GTO, which may include the project requesters. Provide senior management level status reports. Log, track, and resolve project, business or release related issues. Coordinate multiple project efforts.

All About You

•Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of training and experience.
•Advanced degree and PMP preferred.
•Demonstrated expertise in the areas of strategy, planning and project management required. •Knowledge of the payments industry.
•Experience in management consulting, financial services, e-Business and/or related areas.
•Strong analytical/problem solving and planning skills.
•Strong leadership, interpersonal, communication, and negotiation skills required with a solid track record for developing internal and external relationships.
•Strong knowledge of project management processes and techniques.
•Experience with structured methodology and project planning tools.
•Leadership Skills including conflict and resource management, financial management, process improvement orientation, relationship building and organizational and planning skills. • Strong communication skills
•Proficient in PowerPoint, Excel and Word.
•Demonstrate individual and team ethics.
-Some travel may be required.

Due to COVID-19, most of our employees are working from home. We've implemented a virtual hiring process and continue to interview candidates by phone or video and are onboarding new hires remotely. We value the safety of each member of our community because we know we're all in this together.

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.​

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