Project Manager - PMO

Location
West Trenton, New Jersey
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
Aug 25, 2022
Closes
Oct 24, 2022
Ref
216753#GIJ-NJM-Insurance.1
Category
Operations
Job Type
Not Specified
Career Level
Not Specified

Overview

There's never been a better time to join NJM! With a nationally ranked reputation for outstanding customer service and a history that spans more than a century, NJM is a leading provider of worker's compensation, automobile and homeowner's insurance in New Jersey. It is an exciting time to join NJM as we are expanding into other states.

Become a member of our team and you'll be part of company who operates for the benefit of its policyholders and is committed to maintaining the highest levels of service. Team members are offered a competitive compensation package and benefits including: a 401k plan, health coverage, a generous paid time off plan, and much more!

The Enterprise Program Management Office (PMO) drives the execution of ll enterprise initiatives, whether they are transformational, enable growth, or optimize operations. In addition, the PMO governs NJM's Strategic Planning process and prioritization of NJM's Business Technology Solutions, and leads the planning and delivery of approved technology solutions in collaboration with IT. Given the transformation that NJM is going through, the PMO is an exciting place to be!

NJM is in the process of adopting an Agile approach to software delivery and we are searching for a Project Manager who will need to be very comfortable around technology, be inquisitive, have a problem-solving mindset, and will be willing to adapt approach to successfully execute projects.

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There's never been a better time to join NJM! With a nationally ranked reputation for outstanding customer service and a history that spans more than a century, NJM is a leading provider of worker's compensation, automobile and homeowner's insurance in New Jersey. It is an exciting time to join NJM as we are expanding into other states.

Become a member of our team and you'll be part of company who operates for the benefit of its policyholders and is committed to maintaining the highest levels of service. Team members are offered a competitive compensation package and benefits including: a 401k plan, health coverage, a generous paid time off plan, and much more!

The Enterprise Program Management Office (PMO) drives the execution of ll enterprise initiatives, whether they are transformational, enable growth, or optimize operations. In addition, the PMO governs NJM's Strategic Planning process and prioritization of NJM's Business Technology Solutions, and leads the planning and delivery of approved technology solutions in collaboration with IT. Given the transformation that NJM is going through, the PMO is an exciting place to be!

NJM is in the process of adopting an Agile approach to software delivery and we are searching for a Project Manager who will need to be very comfortable around technology, be inquisitive, have a problem-solving mindset, and will be willing to adapt approach to successfully execute projects.

Responsibilities

  • Lead the planning and delivery of projects in an iterative model while collaborating with team members
  • Independently manage one or more assignments from startup to closeout while beginning to manage simple to moderately complex and inter-dependent projects
  • Utilize metrics towards planning, measuring, and reporting progress, and altering course, when required.
  • Focus on what is being delivered rather than just the mechanics of delivery; demonstrate knowledge of key business processes by engaging in and contributing to business process discussions rather than only technology delivery discussions
  • With guidance from Portfolio Leadership, managing change without an adverse impact on team or personal productivity
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  • Lead the planning and delivery of projects in an iterative model while collaborating with team members
  • Independently manage one or more assignments from startup to closeout while beginning to manage simple to moderately complex and inter-dependent projects
  • Utilize metrics towards planning, measuring, and reporting progress, and altering course, when required.
  • Focus on what is being delivered rather than just the mechanics of delivery; demonstrate knowledge of key business processes by engaging in and contributing to business process discussions rather than only technology delivery discussions
  • With guidance from Portfolio Leadership, managing change without an adverse impact on team or personal productivity

Requirements

  • Minimum 4-year degree or equivalent; technical and/or business background preferred
  • Minimum 3-year work experience in a project leadership role/team setting; willingness to continue working in a team setting
  • Ability to adapt and perform in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment; need to be able to think on their feet
  • Competency with the core areas of technical project management, with proven success managing small to medium - software or business development projects; (PMP, Scrum master, Agile, SAFe experience and managing data related projects is a big plus)
  • Basic understanding of tooling such as Jira, Planview, etc. Very proficient in MS Office (Excel, MS Word) and essential to be able to learn and utilize tooling.
  • Highly motivated to keep learning new ideas in project management, technology, insurance, etc.
  • Excellent and effective verbal and written communication skills (verbal, written, presentation) and facilitation skills
  • Experience and understanding of P&C insurance a big plus

The Salary Range for this role is $94,500 - 130,000. Compensation is commensurate with experience and credentials

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  • Minimum 4-year degree or equivalent; technical and/or business background preferred
  • Minimum 3-year work experience in a project leadership role/team setting; willingness to continue working in a team setting
  • Ability to adapt and perform in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment; need to be able to think on their feet
  • Competency with the core areas of technical project management, with proven success managing small to medium - software or business development projects; (PMP, Scrum master, Agile, SAFe experience and managing data related projects is a big plus)
  • Basic understanding of tooling such as Jira, Planview, etc. Very proficient in MS Office (Excel, MS Word) and essential to be able to learn and utilize tooling.
  • Highly motivated to keep learning new ideas in project management, technology, insurance, etc.
  • Excellent and effective verbal and written communication skills (verbal, written, presentation) and facilitation skills
  • Experience and understanding of P&C insurance a big plus

The Salary Range for this role is $94,500 - 130,000. Compensation is commensurate with experience and credentials

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