Manager, Finance Project Management

Capital One - McLean, VA4.0

McLean 1 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia
At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

Manager, Finance Project Management

As a Manager, Finance Project Management at Capital One, you will drive strategy and execute on high priority projects for the company. This role is within the centralized Finance Central Delivery & Integration team (FD&I), and responsible for leading program management for the Treasury Accounting team, especially in cases where the work requires cross-functional alignment. Experience in Finance, change management, project delivery, agile, data / systems implementation, and governance are critical to your success. This role specifically will oversee all projects work impacting Treasury Accounting, and will organize the team's priorities and capacity. Experience with these functions, systems, and processes is a plus.

General Responsibilities:
Creation of holistic program roadmap, with delivery timelines and complete dependency view across multiple initiatives & deliverables

Establish ongoing processes to ensure leadership awareness, prioritization, and engagement of delivery roadmap

Partnering with and providing thought leadership to optimize processes and ensure consideration of all dimensions

Leading moderate to large complex projects and programs by providing strategic direction to projects, leadership, peers, and stakeholders.

Designing, developing, and managing delivery plans in a complex, dynamic environment; revising needs to meet changing requirements

Drive projects based on defined priorities; ensure scope of deliverables, timelines and budget are met; identify risks and issues and mitigate and / or escalate as needed

Leveraging problem solving and influencing skills across a wide array of team members & stakeholders to ensure project delivers on intent

Partnering cross-functionally with customers to provide strategic and tactical thought partnership to effectively drive project delivery

Forge relationships and collaborating with leadership and key stakeholders to ensure delivery of commitments

Identify ways to improve and streamline business processes

Exhibit a proven track record of project management, bringing the ability to quickly build structure from scratch to manage work

The person will:
Exhibit outstanding influencing skills to effectively drive project / program efforts - Demonstrate a proven track record of excellent project management, bringing the ability to quickly put structure in place to manage work in a dynamic complex environment.

Engage with leadership in a meaningful way to work through areas of ambiguous ownership, unclear timelines, and constant new churn

Have the ability to operate autonomously in whitespace

Have excellent communication and partnership skills which are essential for interacting and communicating with key stakeholders at all levels across the company to manage, inform and influence outcomes

Be able to leverage his/her own internal sense and logic to provide leadership unbiased opinions on risks/issues and escalations when necessary

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree or Military experience
At least 5 Years of Project Management experience

Preferred Qualifications:
Masters / MBA degree
7+ years of Project Management experience
PMP, Lean, Agile or Six Sigma certification
At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.