Principal Project Management (1176) in Irving, TX at Mr. Cooper

Date Posted: 11/11/2017

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Project Manager Summary:Nationstar Mortgage is seeking an energetic, highly motivated, self –starter who thrives in a dynamic fast paced environment for the role of Project Manager II non IT. PM will have the primary ongoing responsibility of several small to medium projects or one to two large projects at any given time. Projects may require working directly with Sales, Processing, Underwriting, Closing, Funding, Post Closing, Compliance, Legal, Credit Risk departments as well as other lines of business within the mortgage originations space.The Project Manager will manage projects from original concept through final implementation, managing stakeholder relationships throughout. The Project Manager is accountable for assembling the project team, assigning and managing individual responsibilities, identifying appropriate resources needed and developing project plan and timeline to ensure timely completion of the project. He or She will proactively evaluate the current process, system, policies, procedures, testing, and other items related to the project. Identify risks and issues that could challenge project delivery or quality and will ensure those risks and issues are either mitigated or resolved.The PM also develops a partnership with lines of business and is responsible for ensuring the results of project adheres to Nationstar’s overall goal of great customer service and employee experiences.Responsibilities: Accountability to drive projects to success as defined by the project executive sponsor and key stakeholders. Work effectively with lines of business, from end users to senior management Define project scope, identify business case, obtain initial IT estimates, present to senior Mgmt. for approval with cost benefit analysis. Assembling project team, assigning & tracking individual responsibilities, identifying appropriate resources needed and developing the project plan and schedule to ensure timely completion of the project with acceptable project outcomes Managing the triple constraint to ensure timely completion of the project - On time, within budget while maintaining scope Manages multiple projects of varying size, as assigned; manages dependencies between projects whether owned by candidate or managed by another PM Communicates with key executive sponsors and stakeholders on issues that impact scope, budget, or time related to the projects managed. Manages the prioritization and change management processes while providing valuable problem solving skills to identifying ways to resolve issues to keep the project on track Proactively identifies and plans for ways to overcome project risks that jeopardize successful project delivery Escalates, as necessary, project issues, risks and decisions Provides project leadership and fosters a collaborative work environment where project team members feel that they have a voice Completion of all project documentation; Charter, CBA, Project Plans, etc. Documents and receives sponsor and-or key stakeholder approval for key documents and quality gates Identifies measurable success; Drives post project success follow-ups, including FLOD testing results, and other measurable results. Contributes to continuous improvement and evolution of project methods and processes to address emergent requirements Essential Job Functions Demonstrated leadership skills Ability to influence without direct authority Ability to build relationships Strong customer focus Driven by results Ability to manage multiple priorities Excellent written and oral communication skills Excellent organizational, analytical and planning skills Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment Ability to plan and facilitate meetings Ability to identify and manage risks and issues Excellent presentation skills Strategic, conceptual and analytical thinking and decision making skills Negotiating skills within a context of political sensitivity and conflicting interests Ability to communicate highly technical information in a manner that the business friendly manner Experience with Microsoft Suite of Products - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Visio, Project Required Education/Experience Project and resource management experience. Minimum 3 years Mortgage industry experience. Minimum 3 years. Preferred Skills PMP certification or equivalent Graduation from a 4-year college or university with major course work in a discipline related to the requirements of the position is preferred. We will consider the equivalent combination of job experience & education that demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of this job.

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United States of America

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Mr. Cooper

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