Goldman Sachs & Co. Operations - Consumer and Wealth Management Division (CWMD) Operations - Change Delivery - Project Manager – Vice President - Dallas in Dallas, Texas
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB
Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to provide banking, securities, and asset management services to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and controls to preserve and enhance the firm's assets and its reputation. For every new product launched and every trade executed, it is Operations that develops and manages the processes and controls that enable business flow.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
The Operations division partners with all areas of the firm to deliver banking, sales and trading and asset management capabilities to clients around the world. Alongside this vital service delivery role, Operations provides essential risk management and control, preserving and enhancing the firm’s assets and its reputation. Operations span all product lines and markets.
CWMD Operations partners within the CWMD Division and across the firm to deliver comprehensive capabilities, solutions and operational excellence in support of the Firm’s global consumer and private wealth management businesses.
Private Wealth Mgmt. (PWM) Change Management team is responsible for managing global change initiatives for the Division and is responsible for delivering comprehensive program and project management services to solve complex business problems. Typical projects span a range of areas including business expansion, digitization, automation, risk & control, and regulatory compliance.
Are you a dynamic and driven program/project manager eager to be challenged in a fast-paced environment?
Does the idea of working to deliver strategically important projects in a highly collaborative environment motivate you?
If so, PWM Change Management is seeking to hire high caliber program and project managers like you for our team!
Lead complex and high-priority projects, and manage sponsors and stakeholders with competing priorities, resourcing levels and time constraints across all typical project phases:
Project initiation and scoping, including definition of plans, setting and managing realistic expectations for successful delivery with project stakeholders
Business analysis and requirements definition
Testing and implementation, in particular user acceptance testing
Ongoing project management and quality assurance throughout the project
Build and manage relationships with key project stakeholders
Assess and streamline processes in order to mitigate risk or control issues and generate efficiencies
Provide hand on support and advice to management / project teams on project management tools and methodologies
Experience / Skills / Qualifications
6 years of professional experience - required
4 years of project management experience - required
Be a motivated, energetic team player
Have a proven track record of scoping and driving delivery of projects and achieving results independently on time and to budget including:
Strong analytical skills and project management technical skills
Project scope definition
Project issues, challenges, risks definition
Development of high quality deliverables
Great organization skills - ability to handle multiple tasks, prioritize accordingly and make decisions as required
Attention to detail and ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure and to provide practical solutions
Ability to work in project teams to help formulate the implications of a specific solution across the process, e.g. costs, risk, potential for re-use of services developed, etc.
Demonstrated ability to work across products, regions and functions, preferably in the financial services industry
Demonstrate excellent people management skills and ability to influence key stakeholders outside their direct control
Be highly collaborative, team-oriented and a strong consensus builder
Demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills both written and oral
Be a strategic thinker, able to lead project working groups, possessing strong facilitation and data gathering skills, and able to provide creative & innovative solutions
Strong business analysis and planning skills
Demonstrate confidence in interaction with senior stakeholders
Demonstrate understanding of business processes and procedures and an ability to learn quickly – knowledge of processes related to Operations or the Financial Services industry would be an advantage
Previous experience ideally from financial services and / or management consulting
Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, SharePoint & JIRA
Ideal candidate would possess one or more professional project management certifications e.g. PMP, PMI-ACP, Certified SAFe® 4 Scrum Master (SSM), SAFe® 4 Agilist
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ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
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Job ID 2021-72166
Schedule Type Full Time
Level Vice President
Business UnitPWM Ops Client Service & Comms
Employment Type Employee