Senior Program Manager, AVP Senior Program Manager, AVP …

State Street Corporation
in Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 29 Mar 20
State Street Corporation
in Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 29 Mar 20
State Street Corporation
Senior Program Manager, AVP
About State Street

What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.

Senior Program Manager has the opportunity to directly contribute to State Street Global Footprint Strategy and other strategic initiatives by supporting our business units and corporate groups in working towards a digital enterprise. The role is to support program governance, collaborate across the organization, drive end-to-end proactive management of program initiatives

  • Leverage PM best practices to promote program governance policies ensuring accountability and alignment of activities to the global footprint strategy
  • Provide PMO guidance to business units and corporate groups to ensure proactive portfolio/program/project management and drive progress
  • Lead the planning and management of complex strategic footprint projects/programs
  • Develop and maintain end to end plans to manage timeline and resources
  • Communicate project/program progress through reporting and presentations designed for an array of program stakeholders, including executive management
  • Coordinate and manage project/program risks and issues resolution
  • Build relationships and collaborate across the organization to drive business value
  • Define, gather, consolidate, and analyze metrics to measure progress, including but not limited to, implementation milestones and financial targets
  • Participate and support team development through training and coaching and encourage experiential and other learning opportunities
  • Responsible for supporting and maintaining PMO internal controls aligned with Corporate Audit and Business Control Executive guidelines
  • Perform other duties as required

What we value
  • Min. 7 years job related/industry experience in financial services or consulting is required
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required
  • Prince2, PMP or other industry recognizable certificate strongly preferred
  • Exceptional analytical, verbal and written communication skill required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, Project, Visio, and Word required
  • Experience with a Project Portfolio Management tool(s) and Tableau beneficial but not required
  • Financial Industry expertise in front, middle and back office, and/or corporate divisions are a plus

Core soft skills
  • Fluent English is a must
  • Ability to achieve broadly communicated objectives with a minimal amount of supervision
  • Ability to make decisions independently and to assume higher-level leadership responsibilities in critical situations
  • Proven problem-solving, decision-making, and financial skills
  • Evidence of strong communication and negotiation skills
  • Strong presentation and facilitation skills including experience in face to face presentations to senior management
  • Strong relationship management skills
  • Strong organizational skills

We offer
  • Employee savings plan;
  • Premium life insurance package;
  • VIP medical package;
  • International operating environment;
  • Language classes;
  • Soft skills trainings;
  • Technical workshops;
  • Development sessions with a mentor;
  • Diversity of opportunities across a range of challenging and highly complex activities;
  • Technical or leadership career pathway.

Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.

Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.

State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
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Company Overview

From technology and product innovation to corporate responsibility and community development, we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people - strengthening markets, building communities and creating opportunities for growth.

We owe that longevity to the commitment, expertise and creativity of our employees. Our continued success depends on our ability to attract and develop the best talent in the industry. That's why we're keenly focused on employee development, corporate citizenship and inclusion.

For us, success comes in the mark we make as an organization - for the industry, our clients, our communities and each other.