Commonwealth Financial Network Senior Project Manager in Waltham, Massachusetts
Do you have a track record of successfully completing a portfolio of business and technology projects? Bring your project management expertise to our Project Management Office (PMO) team and support the delivery of programs and projects to successfully meet the goals of the organization and your business partners. Working with a project sponsor and/or product owner, you will be responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control, and completion of specific projects, ensuring consistency with the company’s strategy, commitments, and goals.
Working with senior leadership to establish a new portfolio of programs and projects
Partnering with business stakeholders, when needed, to conduct business process analysis and develop and document business cases, process flows, and requirements
Building consensus with senior cross-department stakeholders and presenting status to executives
Facilitating the definition of scope, milestones, goals, and deliverables
Developing project plans at the task, milestone, and resource level
Collaborating with project sponsors or product owners to break the project into proper phases and clearly identify deliverables for each phase
Tracking project against plan—anticipating events that may require a contingency plan, recommending corrective action, and ensuring that stakeholders are kept informed
Providing management, direction, and support to the project teams
Monitoring project costs and managing to budget
Concurrently managing multiple projects and/or a large program
10+ years of project/program management experience
Financial services industry experience
Business analysis experience
Familiarity with Scrum
Experience working independently, as well as in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
Strong, clear communication skills (written, verbal, and presentation)
Ability to run and facilitate meetings with executives
Persuasive, adaptable, encouraging, and motivating
Ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands, and timelines using analytical and problem-solving skills
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Picture Yourself Here
Imagine keeping company with big thinkers and even bigger doers who share a common purpose to make a profound difference. Figure in an experience-it-to-believe-it culture, massive growth potential, and benefits galore, and you get the full impression.
We are committed to providing a supportive, equitable environment where you can bring your full, authentic self to your work every day and truly thrive in meaningful ways—personally and professionally. At Commonwealth, everyone plays a part in our success story. And in building a more diverse and inclusive workplace, we are broadening our perspectives and capabilities. Together, our potential is limitless. We invite you to join us on the path to a brighter future!
Commonwealth Financial Network, Member FINRA/SIPC, a Registered Investment Adviser, provides a suite of business solutions that empowers more than 2,000 independent financial advisors nationwide. J.D. Power ranks Commonwealth “#1 in Independent Advisor Satisfaction Among Financial Investment Firms, Seven Times in a Row.” Privately held since 1979, the firm has headquarters in Waltham, Massachusetts, and San Diego, California.
Turning our advisors into raving fans starts by doing the same for our employees. We foster an environment of excellence, growth, rewards, and fun in equal measure, so our employees genuinely enjoy coming to work. Our refreshing workplace culture has earned us 43 Best Place to Work awards—and counting.
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