CONTRACT: Delivery Manager IV in Detroit, Michigan
Posted 06/24/21

LONG-TERM CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY FOR A DELIVERY MANAGER in CHARLOTTE OR DETROIT PAYING $58.88-70.05/HR. THIS IS A W-2 EXEMPT POSITION.

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Top 25 U.S. digital financial services company committed to developing award-winning technology and services.
  • Named one of the top three fastest-growing banking brands in the U.S. in 2020.
  • Offers a full suite of products including mortgage lending, personal lending, and a variety of deposit and other banking products (savings, money-market, and checking accounts, certificates of deposit (CDs), and individual retirement accounts (IRAs)), self-directed and investment-advisory services, and capital for equity sponsors and middle-market companies.

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Fast paced, highly collaborative, teamwork-oriented environment
  • Make an immediate impact in this high visibility role
  • Ability to drive change within the organization with a focus on advancement in technology and programs
  • Top-notch leadership committed to developing people
  • 100% remote until after Labor Day, then will transition to a hybrid schedule of 3-4 days on-site in the uptown Charlotte office and 1-2 days remote 
  • 18+ month Contract Opportunity paying $58.88-70.05/HR and benefit eligibility - client has the option to offer a direct hire/FTE position 

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT

The Delivery Manager / Senior Portfolio Project Manager ensures program financials and updates are maintained, working in conjunction with the Scrum Master and Program Manager. This person will also be responsible for overseeing risks & issues resolution within the program. This individual will work on complex initiatives within a
program with multiple subprojects. Responsibilities include all areas of program and portfolio management including project schedule, costs, resource utilization, deliverable quality, and risk/issue resolution. This person must be well versed in Agile, both Kanban and Scrum practices.

  • Deliver solution that accomplishes the business objectives with ontime delivery, budget adherence, and exceptional quality
  • Collaborate with senior management and executive leadership to solidify project objectives and scope
  • Define the project schedule and resourcing needed to cost effectively accomplish project objectives
  • Allocate and direct staff to accomplish project tasks ensuring effective utilization
  • Manage financials closely to achieve the planned project budget. Monitor & updates monthly actuals & future forecasts? develop new/revised estimates as applicable
  • Continuously manage scope and schedule throughout the project lifecycle
  • Define and execute communication cadence to keep both IT and business stakeholders fully informed
  • Identify and manage project risks/issues to closure and provide proper visibility to senior management
  • Support the business in defining plans to ensure organization acceptance of the new solution
  • Support procurement processing of Statements of Work & Purchase Orders. Process all contract related artifacts & invoices
  • Create project governance artifacts for reviews (tollgates/change requests) and ensure adherence to all PMO guidelines & procedures and software development lifecycle methodology
  • Comply with Change Management, Release Management, IT Risk & Compliance processes and standards

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS 

  • Financial forecasting and management is a MUST
  • Ability to work autonomously, solving complex problems in an ambiguous environment
  • Business acumen and understanding of business drivers and issues surrounding a project
  • Extensive breadth of experience delivering complex programs within budget and scope
  • Expert knowledge of software development life cycles and Project Management methodologies and tools, specifically MS Project and Clarity
  • Superior interpersonal skills and conflict resolution skills
  • Problem solving and root cause identification skills
  • Ability to negotiate and build consensus with various stakeholder groups
  • Resource planning and management acumen 
  • Strong issue resolution and risk management skills
  • BS and 7+ years of experience or equivalent
  • MS Office Suite with extensive Project, Excel, and PowerPoint Skills

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  • Employee Type: Contract
  • Location: Detroit, Michigan
  • Category: Information Technology
  • Date Posted: 06/24/21
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