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Projects:
IT-NB Sunshine- ANTHEM 

Scope of work:
The Project Controller, working closely with Portfolio, Program, and Project Managers, is responsible for the development and maintenance of enterprise portfolio and project budgets and plans. May be assigned to a portfolio or large program or single large project with multiple sub-projects; otherwise the project controller will be assigned to a specific team within the IT PMO structure. The Project Controller works closely with IT Project Managers, Portfolio Managers, Resource Managers, and IT Finance Managers to provide the team a clear view of resource capacity and demand. 

* Ability to lead IT Managers throughout the estimation process. 
* Ensures estimates are comprehensive, accurate and recorded correctly 
* Ability to develop resource staffing and high level project schedules and plans with technical teams and resource managers. 
* Accountable for accurate forecasting of IT resource utilization (resources, roles, and cost-based resources) per annual capital planning and estimation within assigned portfolio of up to 8-10 projects or a budget of up to $60M. 
* Creates, manages, maintains and updates multiple project budgets in a complex project environment. 
* Works closely with PMO Project Managers to perform project reconciliations (i.e., Capital in Services, Earned Value analysis) and develop project plan baselines 
* Communicate project financials to appropriate involved individuals. 
* Keeps Project Managers informed of impacts to project budgets and forecasts. 
* Works with Project Managers to ensure that budgetary changes and their impacts are accurately reflected in the master plans. 
* Provides key data to Portfolio Management to update project financials and impact on overall portfolio (e.g. Earned Value, CIP, etc.) 
* Responsible for reviewing and/or resolving discrepancies or inconsistencies that could affect the accuracy of forecasting 
* Responsible for following IT PMI & IT Finance internal processes/policies 
* Supports all resource manager groups in financial forecasting. 
* Tracks and maintains internal and external project financial dependencies. 
* Develops and owns financial views for assigned portfolio and across enterprise. 
* Mentors others in project controller activities, as well Project Schedulers. 
* Identifies and communicates issues with respect to project controls. 
* Participates in project risk analysis. 
* Works with PMO Project Managers to resolve issues/conflicts. 
* Develops and presents program/project financial reports. 
* Applies appropriate metrics for project control. 
* Evaluates proposed changes requests. 
* Assists Project Managers in developing WBS and CPM for new projects, establish earned value techniques to be used in the project; reviews plans for accuracy and completeness; baselines plan. 
* Performs other duties as required.
 

Required skills/competencies:
* Extensive experience (7+ years) in the management of projects. 
* Extensive experience in using project health metrics for analyzing and reporting on projects. 
* PMP® or other project management certification or equivalent experience required. 
* Must be able to work independently with little oversight 
* Must have strong oral and written communication and problem solving abilities. 
* Good analytical skills and expertise with relevant software tools. 
* Ability to work in a matrixed cross-functional team environment; able to work with all levels of management and technical staff. 
* Must be a team player and demonstrate a teamwork approach to performance. 
* Good time management skills. 
* Sound understanding of project management in relation to timeframes dependencies and critical paths. 
* Ability to remain calm and productive in a high-pressure environment. 
* Must know and be comfortable with using Clarity / Work Bench as the scheduling software. 
* Organization, communication, and facilitation skills; credibility with executive management. 
* Sound understanding of project management, scheduling and financial concepts. 
* Sound understanding of project portfolio management and reporting. 
* Ability to instill trust, motivate, and work with other people. 
* Ability to create and deliver executive-level summary reports and presentations. 
* Ability to build solid relationships across multiple departments. 
QUALIFICATIONS: 
? Requires a Bachelor?s degree in area of specialty, or equivalent experience. Master?s degree preferred. 
? Minimum of seven (7) years of experience in financial analysis, managing projects and/or programs, or managing equivalent financials. 
? Relevant certification in finance, project management and/or degree in a relevant technology 
? Extensive experience in using project management metrics for analysis and reporting on project financials.
 

Preferred Skills:


Preferred Education:
? Requires a Bachelor?s degree in area of specialty, or equivalent experience. Master?s degree preferred. 

Required Certifications:
Certification in Project Management (PMP) (or equivalent) 
 
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