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  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Whippany


Project Manager - 90228149
Primary Location:US-New Jersey-Whippany
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:20 Mar 2019 - Ongoing
Project Manager- VP
Whippany, NJ
The Bolt 2.0 project is being mobilized to drive an ambitious hiring program for Barclays Technology organization. The overall scope of the project is 1200 talented permanent hires globally across Cards and Payments, Markets and Corporate Tech in 2019 of which 500 will be recruited in the US. The program is key to support the delivery against Technology’s resource strategy, including further growing our permanent population and the built-out of our new hiring campus in Whippany.

What will you be doing?
•To project manage the US regional execution plan for Bolt 2.0 for BI CTB Technology, achieving 500 permanent hires in 2019.
•Proactively lead and manage the US regional work streams and regional delivery, underpinned with appropriate project lifecycle controls and structures.
•Establish processes to identify and mitigate all project issues and risks including appropriate escalation and contingency management.
•Provide accurate and relevant status reporting of project delivery within the program.
•Fully understand and communicate the tangible business deliverables/ milestones and take end to end accountability.
•Key team player as part of a project team that will drive the hiring initiatives and keep all on task to deliver.

What we’re looking for:
•Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent years of working experience. 
•5+ years in project management and change.
•4+ years of experience in Change Management framework and associated governance.    
•5+ years working experience in planning of end to end project lifecycle.
•4+ years of experience in delivery / implementation in a number of significant, large and high profile strategic initiatives.
Skills that will help you in the role:
•Strong stakeholder management with a focus on delivering solutions that improve our business and client experience.
•Strong analytical skills with demonstrable understanding of the business, technology and people projects
•Direct line management of project teams and can mobilize highly effective virtual teams to deliver against common goals

Where will you be working?
At Barclays, we are proud to be redefining the future of finance and here at Whippany we are defining the future of the workplace and the future of the way we work and live. We are creating a unique community, one of four strategic tech-enabled hubs that will redefine opportunity for everyone who works here. Whatever you do at Whippany, you’ll have every chance to build a world-class career in this world-class environment.
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Our Values
Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Our values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our colleagues. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

Our Diversity
We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our vision and goals.  It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.

Our Benefits
Our customers are unique. The same goes for our colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances. These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. We are proud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. If you have a need for flexibility, then please discuss this with us.

About the company

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.

We have over 325 years of history and expertise in banking. From our beginnings in Lombard Street, London through to the launch of the world’s first ATM and innovative mobile phone payments services, find out more about our achievements to date.

Barclays is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC and its subsidiaries. Barclays Bank PLC is registered in England and is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registered in England. Registered No. 1026167. Registered office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP.

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