Project Management Officer (PMO)

Morgan Stanley - New York, NY (30+ days ago)3.9

Technology Technology works as a strategic partner with Morgan Stanley business units and the world's leading technology companies to redefine how we do business in ever more global, complex, and dynamic financial markets. Morgan Stanley's sizeable investment in technology results in quantitative trading systems, cutting-edge modelling and simulation software, comprehensive risk and security systems, and robust client-relationship capabilities, plus the worldwide infrastructure that forms the backbone of these systems and tools. Our insights, our applications and infrastructure give a competitive edge to clients' businesses?and to our own.Job DescriptionSeeking an exceptional Project Management professional with 7+ years of experience of project management in a technology environment to join the End user computing/RAD team in providing facilitation, documentation, planning and reporting expertise for solutions spanning across finance. This role will involve coordinating with technology managers, business analysts, developers and end users. The main responsibilities are ensuring EUC team delivery, project plans are regularly updated (based on meetings with the relevant team leads) and ongoing engagements/pipeline of future work is closely tracked. The ideal candidate is proactive, diligent, and thrives in an environment of change. This role also includes responsibilities producing reporting on the EUC program?s progress.
Required Skills*Ability to manage multiple activities to aggressive deadlines *Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills*Knowledge and experience of Project Management techniques / methodologies *Ability to interact and empathize with development teams, demonstrating the ability to act as a value add partner for those teams *Must be comfortable working with senior level managers across a global organization *Strong Microsoft Project skills *Microsoft Office proficiency in Excel (Pivot Tables, Vlookups), Powerpoint *Strong commitment to high quality standards*Experience of working in fast moving and demanding environment*Excellent time management skills, ability to efficiently prioritize and multitask, and work under pressure to meet deadlines and team objectives*Experience with investment banking, and application development projects Desired Skills* PMP Certification is a nice to have* Experience with managing Agile projects would be an advantage