Paychex Sr Manager, Portfolio Management in Webster, New York
Senior Manager responsible for the Infrastructure, Security and Continuous Delivery Programs. Ensures all roadmaps are well defined and resourced appropriately, inspects all projects from initiation through execution, helps define key strategies and drives continuous improvement in all programs.
Applies advanced and comprehensive knowledge of theoretical project management concepts, principles, and practices to provide training, performance reviews, and guidance to employees under direct and indirect supervision. Operates with considerable latitude for un-reviewed actions or decisions.
Directs the creation of program strategies to meet the needs of the business.
Directs multiple program teams in identification and prioritization of specific activities that must be performed to produce project and program deliverables.
Creates vision for significant technology and business initiatives and is responsible for aligning project objectives with overall business and technology strategies.
Directs multiple program teams to determine resource (people, equipment, materials) requirements and estimate cost of such resources within a project or program.
Direct the activities of program managers from within and outside their program.
Responsible for creating and communicating portfolio status to relevant stakeholders.
Responsible for creation of enterprise resource plans to ensure project activities can be achieved in agreed upon timeframes.
Leads multiple program teams in identifying and quantifying risks associated with a program.
Develops and approves changes in standards and procedures for project and program.