SessionM: Senior Manager, Project Management
SessionM Headquarters
2 Seaport Lane,
Boston, MA 02210

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SessionM, a Mastercard Company, is seeking a Senior Manager, Project Management with a proven track record in managing the implementation of complex, multi-vendor projects. This individual will lead the project management team and work closely with the Senior Director of Project Management, VP of Delivery, the customer success team, engineering and product to ensure that deliverables across the entire project are meeting the clients schedule and expectations


Responsibilities

  • Initiate, schedule, forecast, coordinate, manage and deliver all activities related to client projects
  • Ensure that project managers follow established standards and best practices
  • Create and maintain project schedules, working closely with client project sponsors and external partners to ensure project plans are integrated and key dependencies are identified
  • Act as an escalation lead on his/her portfolio of projects
  • Coordinate inter-project and inter-team dependencies and risks and leading risk management
  • Demonstrate leadership by working with the Client, Integration Engineers and Product Managers to prioritize and refine User Stories, assist with client integration efforts, and help secure resources
  • Drive and hold teams accountable for change management
  • Facilitate project post-mortems with all key partners and identify key areas for process improvements
  • Some travel required

Qualifications

  • 2+ years managing project teams, additionally 5+ years managing enterprise level integrations and implementations
  • Degree in technology, business or a related field or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Significant knowledge of platform and/or SaaS system implementations and SDLC best practices
  • Exceptional project management skills with ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects in cross-functional environment.
  • Ability to communicate needs and schedules to business stakeholders and technology teams, as well as ensure plans are in place/standards are adhered to
  • Position will require a level of confidence to hold the line with either clients or with internal teams to provide the highest level of advocacy for the project.
  • Excellent communications skills, attention to details and confidence to take command and control of project delivery from initiation to production
  • Strong interpersonal and proactive problem-solving skills
  • Thrives in complex, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent presentation, written and verbal skills
  • Ability to prioritize and make tough decisions

What you can expect from us

  • A unique, supportive, and flexible work environment
  • Challenges related to working in a fast-paced, growing environment
  • Confidence to take risks when we see potential
  • A management team that empowers people
  • Competitive compensation based on experience level
  • Healthcare HMO & PPO
  • 401k
  • Flexible Spending and Transit Reimbursement Accounts


Full-time