Cambridge Investment Research Senior Project Manager in Fairfield, Iowa

Cambridge Investment Research, Inc., a national leader as a securities broker/dealer, has an opening in Project Management as a full time Senior Project Manager.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead project teams and manage the overall project planning, implementation, and delivery of activities associated with high-visibility projects or series of projects associated with a specific business strategy (including business and system analysis) that are company-wide (crossing multiple departments) in scope and impact with significant risk to the organization

  • Develop and revise highly complex, strategic project plans and budgets (including cost benefit analysis)

  • Consult with project team members and stakeholders on scope, delivery, and prioritization of project initiatives

  • Create and deliver presentations to management on project, goals and plans, and progress reports

  • Interact with senior and/or executive management to understand challenges, seek resolution, and escalate issues to meet project expectations

  • Lead sourcing, negotiation and management of outside vendor contracts

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university; or five or more years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.