KPMG Associate Director, Digital Transformation Program Manager in Saint Louis, Missouri
Business Title: Associate Director, Digital Transformation Program Manager
Requisition Number: 53018 - 46
Function: Business Support Services
Area of Interest: Information Technology
City: Saint Louis
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KPMG is currently seeking an Associate Director, Digital Desk Transformation Program to join our Digital Nexus technology organization.
Provide overall leadership for the Digital Desk Transformation program including the following work streams: KPI and metric management, including goal/plan definition; participate in gathering and refining Business Requirements, process redesign related to Digital Desk program and overall end-to-end support of business requirements and systems implementation coordination, management Committee reporting; ensure agent training plans are in place and lead internal customers and teams in the development and maintenance of project and/or program artifacts
Function as a project or program manager with overall responsibility for the successful planning, tracking and execution of multiple, simultaneous, and medium to large complex projects
Develop, track and manage project forecasts and costs; request budget allocations and reallocations; ensure project and or program is within budget
Ensure mitigating strategies or contingencies are appropriately applied to anticipated risks and issues and act as point of escalation on projects
Develop and execute organizational change management plans to ensure project management adoption of new systems and processes
Incorporate industry best practices, conduct internal and external benchmarking and implement standards, key measures and metrics
Minimum of eight years of IT Program/Project Management experience including both waterfall and agile lifecycle project management, software development and infrastructure deployment methodologies according to industry best practices
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university
Solid experience in the management of large, complex IT projects and programs, multi-phase, multi-track, high-risk projects with up to 30 project team members concurrently; be able to lead a geographically dispersed team and oversee multiple scrum teams; Agile Coaching skills preferred
Experience should include project management, IT initiative implementation, facilitation of decision-making events, business case development, budget and resource management; PMP certified preferred; experience supporting a Help Desk and the various channels of engagement to include phone, chat, email and mobile experiences as well as with customer facing help desk metrics and data visualization; prior involvement with ServiceNow strongly preferred
Ability to gain the confidence and respect of functional leadership, business sponsors; well versed in technology, requirements definition, and implementation; creative thinker with ability to identify innovative business solutions; proficiency in tracking/monitoring and forecasting budgets with the ability to define KPIs and measure program effectiveness
Must be able to set goals and participate in strategic initiatives for a team; ability to foster the development of high-performance teams and interface with all levels of the organization; ability to participate in development of resource plans and structures and influence organizational priorities
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