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The Finance department is looking for a Project Manager to drive, coordinate, manage and communicate key business processes, ensuring the effective and efficient operations of the department. The position requires providing some minimal routine administrative support to the Corporate Treasurer, Sr. Director of Financial Planning & Analysis and team, and the Administrative Manager. You will represent the department both internally and externally and must be customer and relationship-centered, collaborative and an exceptional communicator. You work under limited supervision on projects that are complex, specialized or confidential in nature and must use considerable judgment and initiative to achieve deadlines.
Bachelor’s degree and minimum of two to four years project management experience. Strong written and verbal communication skills required. Must be able to perform in a busy, dynamic environment, using professional concepts, sound judgment and company policies and procedures to solve routine problems. Proven organizational skills and attention to detail required. Strong computer skills with proficiency in a variety of software packages (Word, Outlook, Excel, Adobe, SharePoint and PowerPoint). Working knowledge of PeopleSoft is a plus.