Fiserv Engagement Manager - Debit in Jefferson City, Missouri
What does a great Engagement Manager do?
The purpose of the Engagement Manager role is to ensure predictable, consistent, and successful project delivery. The Engagement Manager will plan, coordinate, and monitor larger scale Debit projects with a high degree of complexity and risk. While working under minimal supervision, the Engagement Manager will partner with key business stakeholders to ensure a successful start-up and completion of a project. Projects can span multiple business units or functional areas.
As an Engagement Manager, you can look forward to the following:
Ensure predictable, consistent, and successful project delivery
Provide a complete view of the overall project to all stakeholders
Exhibit proactive behavior by engaging in project planning activities, including but not limited to: Defining the overall scope of the project; Creating and maintaining a consolidated timeline highlighting the major milestones and associated dates for project activities; Identifying and communicating project dependencies and impacts; Putting mechanisms in place to ensure on-going control of the project (E.g., Kick off meeting, overall Project Management Approach, Risk Management, Issues Management, Change Control, etc.);
Define project governance outlining roles and responsibilities and decision rights
Ensure success criteria defined upfront to promote alignment and actively manage to expected project outcomes
Keep all stakeholders (internal & external) engaged in the project, aligned on expected outcomes, and informed about what is occurring throughout project
Proactively communicate the project’s progress on an on-going basis, ensuring transparency throughout project lifecycle. Provide leadership and key stakeholders with the information and venues to make effective, timely decisions
Provides leadership, accountability, and ownership for all aspects of the project life cycle.
Represents the needs of the client in specific product development initiatives that are associated with the project.
Basic Qualifications for Consideration:
• Bachelor degree in business or equivalent work experience required
• Working Experience with Debit processing environment
• 5+ years of previous project management and/or relevant consulting experience
• Highschool Diploma or equivalent required
Preferred Qualifications for Consideration:
• Knowledge of and demonstrated experience in project management processes and methodologies, as well as, project lifecycle
• Experience in banking, financial services, and/or software industries desired
• Experience in driving large scale change efforts
• Experience with matrix management of cross-functional processes and teams
• Proficient with Project Management tools
• Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred, not required
• Frequent travel (5-10 times annually)
• After hours support for project implementations.
• On call as needed.
Role is performed remotely within the United States; not eligible in Colorado.
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