The Program Manager - PMO manages key Strategic Initiatives of a highly complex nature for GM Financial, overseeing all aspects of project management on assigned projects including, but not limited to, project definition, project plans, conducting meetings, documenting requirements, overseeing development, testing, and implementation. This position applies a detailed knowledge of the business, technology, and systems development life cycle to produce successful projects. This manager will also lead and assist team members who are responsible for successfully implementing business and technology projects, working closely with the team members as they develop their business and project management acumen. This manager will interact with all levels of management and departments across the organization. Additionally, the Program Manager - PMO is part of the IT Services organization and supports project compliance efforts.
OTHER IMPORTANT DUTIES
Complete other related duties and projects, as assigned.
Reports to: AVP – Project Administration Subordinates: Sr. Project Managers, Project Managers, Associate Project Mangers
Ability to plan, execute and improve work processes to ensure achievement of business objectives.
Ability to understand GM Financials business; apply knowledge and critical thinking skills in day-to-day problems and solutions.
Ability to listen and communicate effectively with others both verbally and in writing.
Fast-paced office environment, subject to regular deadlines and stressful situations. Long hours may be required in order to meet departmental goals.