Bank of America Program Manager (Counterparty Credit Risk- Business Side) in Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:

As Risk Project Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring completion of project activities supporting key corporate change initiatives. Due to the highly complex and sensitive nature of the work and the number of stakeholders involved, effective identification and remediation of integration issues are critical to the success of the role. Using your strong communication and influencing skills, you will converse with Senior Line of Business leaders across the Enterprise.

As Program Manager your main responsibilities will involve:

· Serving as a primary contact to senior department managers for critical change initiatives

· Communicating, influencing and negotiating to obtain or leverage necessary resources

· Creating a clear, coherent approach to guide effective program/initiative setup, execution, and control

· Ensuring clearly defined responsibilities and accountabilities for key program/project roles

· Integrating knowledge of end-to-end business process into program planning and decision making

· Developing, maintaining, and reporting on an overall integrated delivery plan

· Participate in strategic and horizontal activities as directed by management

· Encouraging the identification, escalation and timely mitigation of work stream and program risks

· Performing reviews of work streams and supporting technology activities

Required Skills:

· Min. Degree qualification in a relevant discipline

· 5+ years’ experience working in project/change management in a banking/finance environment

· Previous credit risk projects / regulatory projects background

· Strong business partnering skills with individuals across the organization

· Desire to work in a fast-paced environment

· Strong communication skills, both verbal and written

· Ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines

· Ability to work independently

· Management of strict deadlines

Desired Skills:

· Project Manager certification preferred

· Experience with DAIC and Agile methodologies

Posting Date : 08/16/2017

Location : US-IL-Chicago, US-NC-Charlotte

Travel : Yes, 10% of the time

Full / Part-time : Full time

Hours Per Week : 40

Shift : 1st shift

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