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Project Manager – Portfolio Payments Team

Apply Job Req. ID 15596BR Date Posted 07/01/2021 Location Lakeland, Florida
Join Publix in a unique and varied role that advances the successful delivery of IT value and effective project leadership for Publix’s Payments Team.

The most suitable hire for this position will be a candidate who is articulate and can demonstrate strong analytical, problem solving, planning, and time management skills.

The associate in this position will:
  • Partner with IT Delivery Managers, Senior IT Managers, and IT Directors to identify, plan, and monitor the delivery of projects and programs
  • Partner with project leaders to develop, examine, and adjust project planning; working throughout the effort to ensure budgets, timelines, and scope are being managed properly
  • Evaluate, adjust, and share project information to support good decision-making and accurate reporting of status, schedule, and budget
  • Ascertain and provide the appropriate level of guidance, influence, and assistance for novice, emerging, and experienced project leaders executing projects of varied complexity
  • Maintain and provide accurate and thorough program-level effort and budget management for large, multi-faceted initiatives
  • Understand, and facilitate adherence to, both required and recommended processes that enable project delivery (e.g., information protection, hardware/software procurement, access, supplemental contracting)
  • Identify and examine risks and issues; raising awareness, providing advice, and taking appropriate corrective action to reduce or eliminate impact to projects
  • Advocate and enable teams in developing and leveraging the capabilities of Microsoft SharePoint sites for collaboration
  • Foster and maintain cooperative relationships with other IT groups
  • Develop and employ strategies and techniques that minimize the effort of maintaining task-level information necessary to evaluate project and portfolio performance.

Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Science, Communications or other analytical discipline, or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of four years’ experience in the IT Industry in an analytical role, with responsibility for planning and executing projects
  • Knowledge of systems development and project management methodologies; and how they are employed to successfully deliver
  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills; ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing with peers, managers, customers, and vendor partners
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, Teams and SharePoint
  • Competent determining priority and managing time and quality in the execution of multiple concurrent projects and assignments
  • Ability to be flexible and handle stressful situations in a professional manner
  • Able to work with minimal supervision within a large corporate environment
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience leveraging software tools designed to plan, execute, and monitor IT portfolios and projects, e.g., Clarity/Open Workbench, Microsoft Project / Project Server
  • Experience with financial management including project budgets and temporary services across multiple projects, QDP financial tracking, OCP financial tracking
  • Understanding of Agile development methodologies and Azure Dev Ops
  • Knowledge of EFT Payment processing
  • Knowledge of PCI rules and regulations
  • Experience and knowledge of problem management, change management, and other I/S processes
Potential Annual Pay with Bonus 80,145 - 120,835 Additional Required Qualifications
Minimum Base Pay 6,165.00 Maximum Base Pay 9,295.00 Additional Preferred Qualifications
Frequency of Pay Monthly Hours of Work Minimum 45 hours per week Year End Bonus One month’s pay (pro-rated in the first year) if associate remains employed through issue date of the bonus check. Address 321 S. Kentucky Ave City Lakeland Region FL between Orlando and Tampa Other Compensation Information
  • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
  • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Group health plan (with prescription benefits)
  • Group dental plan
  • Group vision plan
  • Sick pay
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Company-paid life insurance (with accidental death & dismemberment benefits)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vacation pay
  • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
  • Paycheck direct deposit
  • Credit union
  • Access to over 50 discount offers including discounts on computer, vehicle and wireless purchases
  • 6 paid holidays (associates can exchange the following holidays with their manager’s approval: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day).
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