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Genesis Corp dba Genesis10 Market Risk/Global Markets/PM: JC in Jersey City, New Jersey

Genesis10 is currently seeking an IT Program Manager with our client in the financial industry located in Jersey City, NJ. This is a 12 + month contract position.


  • Take on numerous diverse responsibilities and will necessitate close partnership with senior business and technology managers
  • Work with stakeholders to ensure comprehensive requirements are provided to define project scope and goals
  • Work with dev team to define milestones and create detail project plan
  • Work with technology teams to define and document the implementation approach ensuring it meets user requirements
  • Manage the project plan, drive project completion, facilitating issues, maintaining control over scope and ensuring that project artifacts are maintained
  • Identify risks, assumptions, issues and dependencies (RAID) and proactively manage/reporting RAIDs
  • Work with QA teams to ensure that comprehensive test cases are executed and coordinate testing cycles and runs
  • Responsibilities also includes planning, coordination and execution of tollgates across a large complex program to ensure comply with enterprise change control process
  • Responsible for weekly status reporting, prepare materials to present to stakeholders

  • Computer Engineering/Financial Degree
  • Project Manager with prior experience in Market Risk or Global Markets middle/back-office technology
  • Background in development or have worked very closely with development teams
  • A flexible, hardworking and "can do" attitude; comfortable working in a fast paced environment with frequent release cycles and rapidly changing priorities
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to effectively communicate within a multi-disciplined team, across multiple locations and time zones, and to interact with demanding business users
  • Strong ownership and follow through
  • Strong project management and organization skills, attention to details
  • Ability to remove obstacles and influence others to move projects forward
  • Strong financial markets product knowledge, market risk experience (any asset class)
  • Excellent technical skills; SQL, MS Excel, Jira, MS Project, SharePoint, Visio, MS PowerPoint, MS Word
  • Experience with Agile methodologies
  • Exposure to financial / product control functions within a bank
  • Exposure to Program Project Risk Tool (PPRT)

Desired skills:
  • Experience with VaR, Risk Analytics, Market Risk

Pay Range: $48.37 - $56.37

Only candidates available and ready to work directly as Genesis10 employees will be considered for this position.

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:

Ranked a Top Staffing Firm in the U.S. by Staffing Industry Analysts for six consecutive years, Genesis10 puts thousands of consultants and employees to work across the United States every year in contract, contract-for-hire, and permanent placement roles. With more than 300 active clients, Genesis10 provides access to many of the Fortune 100 firms and a variety of mid-market organizations across the full spectrum of industry verticals.

For contract roles, Genesis10 offers the benefits listed below. If this is a perm-placement opportunity, our recruiter can talk you through the unique benefits offered for that particular client. Benefits of Working with Genesis10:
* Access to hundreds of clients, most who have been working with Genesis10 for 5-20+ years.
* The opportunity to have a career-home in Genesis10; many of our consultants have been working exclusively with Genesis10 for years.
* Access to an experienced, caring recruiting team (more than 7 years of experience, on average.)
* Behavioral Health Platform
* Medical, Dental, Vision
* Health Savings Account
* Voluntary Hospital Indemnity (Critical Illness & Accident)
* Voluntary Term Life Insurance
* 401K
* Sick Pay (for applicable states/municipalities)
* Commuter Benefits (Dallas, NYC, SF)
* Remote opportunities available

For multiple years running, Genesis10 has been recognized as a Top Staffing Firm in the U.S., as a Best Company for Work-Life Balance, as a Best Company for Career Growth, for Diversity, and for Leadership, amongst others. To learn more and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at our website.

Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran