Program Mgr Sr IT - RIsk Management

City National   •  

Los Angeles, CA

Industry: Financial Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 268 days ago

This job is no longer available.


  • Establish and drive delivery of program plan objectives, coordinating activities across multiple departments and projects to achieve program goals.
  • Define and establish program and governance structures to support successful delivery and manage program risk
  • Manage large complex programs and projects as needs dictate
  • Reviews and approves project plans for conformance to program strategy, program plan and schedule.
  • Leads and facilitates high-level meetings for program plan requirements and to develop schedules and milestone measurements.
  • Accountable to program stakeholders and senior management for schedule, budget, quality and outcome of all program elements.
  • Communication liaison with key stakeholders, coordinating and holding periodic briefings/status updates.
  • Create strategies for risk mitigation and contingency planning.
  • Provide guidance and leadership to a matrixed Program & Project Team.
  • Adhere to CNB IT Project Management Guidelines and delivery methodologies when applicable
  • Complies fully with all Bank Operational policies and procedures and completes all required training.

Basic Qualifications

  • *Bachelor's Degree
  • *Minimum 14 years in a technical project and/or program management role.
  • *Minimum 8years banking/financial services and/or technology industry experience.

Abilities, Job Skills and Knowledge

  • Must have 10 years of experience managing complex programs/projects involving a large team with multi-department impact.
  • PMP or Master's Degreepreferred.
  • Must have strong business savvy with good diplomacy skills in order to influence and be effective with senior executives.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Exceptional leadership, coaching and negotiation skills.
  • At least five years of experience working at a large complex commercial financial institution.
  • Scheduling and budgeting experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve and exercise solid judgement
  • Must be extremely knowledgeable with bank-wide strategic plans and direction.
  • Must be extremely knowledgeable in all aspects of project methodology, various project management tools and techniques across all program and project activities
  • Knowledge or experience in the implementation and/or support of applications and/or infrastructure environments within a technology organization a plus

Job ID RISK-8342