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Senior Project Lead

Cary, NC
**Job Location:** Cary, NC

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**Role Value Proposition:**

The Senior Project Manager is responsible for the following:

+ Oversees and executes projects typically Medium to large in scope and complexity

+ Identifies, assembles and oversees the resources to support the work including employees and consultants and/or offshore resources

+ Works with the customer and business partners to define the approach and scope of projects

+ Leads project review meetings, documents project status, updates project plans, resolves issues and reports critical items including action plans to project stakeholders

+ Facilitates required governance and communications

+ Manage project deliverables

**Key Responsibilities:**

+ Working independently, manages large scale projects or oversees multiple related large scale projects

+ Identifies resources needed, assembles project team, assigns individual responsibilities

+ Communicates with Project Management counterparts, customers and project stakeholders to ensure continuing alignment with project objectives

+ Manages stakeholder (customers, vendors, etc.) and team expectations

+ Manages assigned resources to ensure on- time completion of planned tasks

+ Identifies and mitigates issues and risks

+ Works with various areas of the organization within and outside the Technology organization including clients, project members, management, vendors, and other LOBs

**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**

+ Proficient with project management concepts such as Scope, Communication, Financial and Risk Management practices

+ Detailed knowledge and/or experience with technology concepts and Software Development Life Cycle methodologies (e.g., Agile, Iterative, Waterfall); Agile experience preferred

+ Excellent communication and analytical skills, inclusive of written, verbal and listening

+ Customer Service Orientation and strong teamwork

+ PMP certification is a plus

+ Analytic and strategic thinker capable of translating senior-level direction and corporate risk management policies and procedures into structured, practical, efficient and effective business processes. Able to achieve results in a matrix setting through stewardship, influence, motivation and change leadership


+ Bachelors degree and related field experience

+ 5+ years project management experience

+ Financial Services and / or Insurance Industry experience preferred

+ Experience with Clarity PPM

**Business Category**

_Global Technology_

**Number of Openings**


**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.

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Requisition #: 90342


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