18 days old
2017-11-022017-12-02

Project Lead

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







**A candidate has been Identified for this position.**







**Role Value Proposition:**







This is a project lead role managing the implementation of high-priority projects related to implementation and billing with opportunity for growth. The associate will be experienced in dealing with cross-functional projects and able to drive outcomes. It is expected that the associate will drive projects from inception through final implementation and will be able to communicate with leaders in the company regarding the status of specific projects.







**Key Responsibilities:**







+ Oversees small to medium sized projects or components of larger projects/programs.



+ Responsible for project management execution including but not limited to estimating and managing project costs; monitoring progress of all key project work streams, deliverables and outcomes; creation and maintenance of detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans, and status reports.



+ Identifies and manages issues, risks and associated mitigation plans. Escalates to leadership team as necessary.



+ Creates and maintains project documentation.



+ Ensures alignment of project to all defined SDLC guidelines.







+ Gain a general understanding of business needs, goals, and challenges and connects them tothe project in order to tell a single story







+ Performs other duties as assigned or required







**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**







Required:







+ 5 years of working experience in IT or related experience with 2-4+ years project management experience



+ Ability to create and manage plans in Microsoft project



+ Strong presentation and communication skills with experience providing communication to management



+ Analytical skills with demonstrated ability to apply analysis to action plans







Preferred:







+ PMP Certification



+ Experience using Clarity for Project and Financial Management



+ Bachelors degree in related field or equivalent experience



+ Insurance Industry experience







**Travel**







_10%_







**Business Category**







Global Technology & Operations







**Number of Openings**







_1_







**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.**







Requisition #: 87161

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