Project Manager

MassMutual   •  

Springfield, MA

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 154 days ago

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•Accountable to business sponsor(s) and management to drive delivery of quality solutions tied to clearly understood business problem(s) and benefit(s)
•Deliver project/program/portfolio objectives on-time, with quality, within scope and budget
•Develop, manage, monitor and report on all project/program tasks, activities, expectations, controls and deliverables; and/or provide management and oversight for a business or IT portfolio
•Understand, apply, promote and contribute to Agile delivery methodologies, standards and tools
•Demonstrate proven capability to be disciplined and flexible at the same time
•Provide input into and/or influence business strategies and direction that determine and shape projects
•Supply accurate project estimates and tightly manage project budget, approved funding, forecasts and actuals
•Secure and maintain project resources and actively manage resource plan; direct other project managers
•Remain focused on big picture and prioritize competing responsibilities
•Understand, apply, promote and contribute to MassMutual delivery methodologies, standards and tools
•Provide solutions and continuous improvement opportunities to efficiently solve problems and provide critical thinking skills
•Gain recognition as a trusted advisor / leader with customers and stakeholders at all levels of the organization across business and IT
•Listen and effectively communicate with clarity, precision and transparency
•Naturally lead and command authority; influence and inspire across a matrixed organization (i.e. without control or positional authority)
•Hold self and project team accountable for outcome
•Remove barriers to enable project team to complete objectives no matter how difficult; drive and influence decisions
•Proactively coach and mentor team members within your organization and across the enterprise
•Effectively negotiate priorities and solutions
•Manage vendor relationships
•Drive lessons learned and knowledge retention for future use


•5 years’ of project management experience
•2 years’ of Agile project delivery experience
•Significant technical or insurance/retirement services background
•Experience with managing vendor delivery and relationships
•Ability to travel
•Authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship now or in the future


•8 years of project management experience
•5 years of Agile delivery experience
•1 years’ of program management experience
•Bachelors’ degree and/or PMP Certification
•Insurance industry experience, especially product knowledge, preferred
•Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
•Comfortable working in ambiguity, capable of establishing and growing functions and teams from the ground up
•An action-oriented, driven, entrepreneurial mindset