Job ID RE-14382City Los AngelesState CaliforniaAdditional Location: Exempt/Non Exempt
PROJECT MANAGER III
WHAT IS THE OPPORTUNITY?
The role of the Project Manager is to plan, execute, and finalize Bank projects according to timelines, milestone events and within budget. This includes acquiring resources, capacity planning and coordinating and motivating all project team members, contractors and or consultants to flawlessly complete project deliverables. Project Managers help define project objectives, scope and requirements; and ensure high levels of development and project execution throughout its life cycle. City National Bank Project Managers must adhere to the CNB Project Management Lifecycle Methodology.
Real Estate Banking Division Make your mark as a member of City National's Real Estate Banking group. Be part of the team that provides a comprehensive array of banking products and services to experienced real estate developers and investors including, but not limited to, acquisition, construction, bridge and permanent financing of commercial real estate. Product types include: Multifamily, Industrial, Office, Retail, Self-Storage, Senior Housing, and For-Sale Housing.
WHAT WILL YOU DO?
Assembles project team, assigns individual responsibilities, identifies appropriate resources needed, and develops schedule to ensure timely completion of project and meeting deadlines of project.
Participates in meeting activities to identify project goals and gain consensus on project steps, schedule and implementation procedures; fosters cooperation and involvement of support team.
Interviews colleagues/client to identify and analyze needs; develops project plan and provides input to recommendations for request/problem resolution.
Identifies internal and/or external resources to ensure successful project completion.
Monitors development activities relating to meeting project objectives, budget, quality standards and schedule.
Manages several projects of varying size concurrently and consults with all levels of management which may require coordinating activities across multiple departments and/or divisions.
Prepares project status reports; makes alterations in project plan as needed.
Fosters and maintains good relationships with colleagues/clients to ensure that processes are integrated to support expected customer service levels. Acts as business partner by managing expectations and providing guidance and advice throughout project duration.
Complies fully with all Bank Operational and Credit policies and procedures as well as all regulatory requirements (e.g. Bank Secrecy Act, Know Your Client, Community Reinvestment Act, Fair Lending Practices, Code of Conduct, etc.).
Completes all required training.
Recommends and implements programs to minimize costs, ensures optimum output and maintains quality. Advises on the solution of technical problems, priorities, and methods.
Participates in project evaluation; provides continuing support and service as required.
Maintains thorough and up-to-date knowledge about Real Estate and banking products and operations, risk management and internal policies and procedures.
May manage 1 to 2 lower level project managers.
WHAT DO YOU NEED TO SUCCEED
Minimum 8 years experience in a project management role
Minimum 5 years work experience in a bank or financial services
Minimum 5 years managing an extensive project(s) and/or team(s).
Skills and Knowledge
Excellent project planning and managerial skills are required to plan, assign and monitor all assigned projects.
Extensive industry/business knowledge.
*To be considered for this position you must meet at least these basic qualifications The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
INCLUSION AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYMENT City National Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other basis protected by law.
ABOUT CITY NATIONAL
We start with a basic premise: Business is personal. Since day one we've always gone further than the competition to help our clients, colleagues and community flourish.City National Bank was founded in 1954 by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs and that legacy of integrity, community and unparalleled client relationships continues to drive phenomenal growth today. City National is a subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada, one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies.