philadelphiaprogrammer | Project Manager in Erie, PA

Project Manager

  • Erie Insurance
  • 100 Sommerheim Dr
  • Erie, PA 16505
  • Full-Time
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Division or Field Office:

Office Of The President

Department of Position:Treasury Department

Work from:

At Erie Insurance, you're not just part of a Fortune 500 company; you're also a valued member of a diverse and inclusive team that includes more than 5,000 employees and over 2,200 independent agencies. Our Employees work in the Home Office complex located in Erie, PA, and in our Field Offices that span 12 states and the District of Columbia. To attract and retain the best talent, we reward our team members with competitive salaries and a very generous benefits package.

Position Summary

Plans and leads small-to-medium projects of low-to-moderate complexity.

Please note, candidates with above minimum qualifications may be considered for Senior Project Manager (D13)

The focus of this role will include:

* This role will lead and manage projects and process improvements for the Treasury Department

In addition to the minimum qualifications, the following are preferred:

* Experience with Financial systems implementations
* Experience with Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

Duties and Responsibilities

Plans, monitors and leads small-to-medium projects of low-to-moderate complexity from initiation through completion.

Leads project team while ensuring right talent is assigned at the right time.

Utilizes a thorough understanding of the project lifecycle to prepare, analyze and maintain detailed project work plans and schedules using project-planning tools and ERIE guidelines.

Applies project management best practices around scope, budget, schedule and change control.

Monitors project health and recommends schedule changes, cost adjustments and resource allocations to ensure optimal project performance.

Prepares and maintains project logs to record risks and issues and monitor resolution of each issue.

Defines, develops and provides information to drive the decision-making process and support business operations. Summarizes variance between plan and actual progress.

Develops and delivers presentations to key stakeholders summarizing objectives, deliverables, status and metrics.

Schedules meetings, prepares agendas and ensures meeting minutes are prepared.

Partners on projects of greater complexity to gain broader experience and exposure.

Competencies

Business Acumen

Leadership Skills

Service Orientation

Ability To Maintain Composure

Planning And Organizing

Information Management Skills

Problem Analysis

Decision Making

Ability to Manage Complexity

Detail Orientation

Job-Specific Knowledge

Developing And Maintaining Relationships

Interpersonal Communication

Qualifications

Minimum Required Education Equivalents

Bachelor's degree in business, finance, information systems, project management, or related field and two years related project management experience; or

Associate's degree in business, finance, information systems, project management, or related field and four years related project management experience; or

High school diploma or GED and six years related project management experience.

Knowledge of project management processes and change management concepts required.

Knowledge of project planning techniques and automated project planning tools required. Understanding of insurance industry preferred. Proficiency with spreadsheet, word processing, graphics and database software required.

Preferred Designations

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)

Project Management Professional (PMP)

Related insurance certifications preferred.

Physical Requirements

Lifting 0-20 lbs; Occasional (

Lifting 20-50 lbs; Occasional (

Lifting Over 50 lbs; Rarely

Driving; Occasional (

Pushing/Pulling; Rarely

Manual Keying/Data Entry; Frequent (50-80%)

Climbing; Rarely

Nearest Major Market: Erie

Job Segment: Project Manager, Information Systems, Database, Technology


Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.