5 days old
2018-01-112018-02-10

Portfolio Manager

MetLife
Cary, NC
**Job Location:** United States : North Carolina : Cary







**Role Value Proposition:**







MetLife is building a Global Technology center in Raleigh, NC. Our technology group develops innovative, customer-centric solutions in a collaborative and fast paced work environment. We are seeking experienced professionals to join our team and help us build a world-class Global Technology organization.







**Key Responsibilities:**







+ Lead Portfolio Manager and Consultant for Global Service Operations and Global Infrastructure Services (GIS); services include Portfolio Planning - Demand Management, Ideas Pipeline, and Project Portfolio Management



+ Manages strategic alignment of portfolio categories, through evaluation, selection and prioritization, to execution, tracking and measuring the achieved business outcomes and benefits



+ Manages all Project & Program demand intake, collaboration with partners, and creation of Project Approval Requests (PAR) to present at required investment management (PAR) governance forums



+ Consult and partner with Senior Management and leadership stakeholders to manage program/project demand and create prioritized project portfolio performance reporting for the respective portfolio(s)



+ Promote qualification and quantification methods and techniques to enable objective evaluation of IT investment scenarios and analyze data to generate useful portfolio dashboards and reporting



+ Work with leadership, Program and Project managers to outline portfolio and financial data needs for partnership profiles and recommend new ways improve portfolio data dashboards, reporting, and analytic processes



+ Engage and conduct monthly reviews with senior partnership and organizational leadership to validate and assess the project portfolio, execute change, and reprioritize to meet business needs as required



+ Present portfolio and financial data findings at required leadership, stakeholder, and team forums



+ Prepare Portfolio Roadmaps to feature key project deliverables and milestones, enabling better decisions based on dependencies across the portfolio



+ Maintain current and progressive IT trends and industry knowledge of best practices, concepts and procedures







**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**







**Required:**







+ Bachelors Degree in Business Management, Finance, Technology, Information Systems, or related field



+ 7+ years in a Project, Program or Portfolio and Financial Management experience



+ Strong understanding of portfolio, project and program management and agile methodologies



+ Strong financial acumen and understanding of portfolio financials



+ Ability to collaborate effectively and transparently and work as part of a team



+ Strong attention to detail as well as simplifying large data sets for data-driven decision making



+ Enhanced relationship management, communication, collaboration, problem-solving, and analytical skills, and ability to work independently as well as within a team environment.







**Preferred:**







+ PMP certified, SAFe, Lean, additional related certifications



+ Masters Degree in related field







**At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.**







MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.







MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.







**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**

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