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Project Manager I

Tulsa, OK, US

Req ID: 50552 

Areas of Interest: Project Management 

BOK Financial (BOKF), Headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, BOK Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: BOKF) is a top 25 U.S.-based financial services holding company with operations in ten states – Oklahoma, Texas, Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Kansas/Missouri, New Mexico, Nebraska and Wisconsin. The company began more than 100 years ago in Tulsa and has successfully diversified into a variety of industries, businesses and geographies.                  .

The Project Manager I is responsible for overall coordination, status reporting and stability of project oriented work efforts utilizing project management processes and methodologies to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, adhere to high quality standards and meet customer expectations. This position is also responsible for tracking key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resources to meet the needs of customers. This position manages moderate projects.

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  1. Reviews project proposal or plan to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing project, staffing requirements, and allotment of available departmental resources to various phases of project; establishes a work plan and staffing for each phase of project; arranges for recruitment or assignment of project personnel; formulates and defines technical scope and objectives of project; confers with project staff to outline work plan.
  2. Identifies and manages project dependencies and critical path items pertaining to complex project plans having multiple inter-dependencies such as departments, vendors (SBC, Fidelity, Compaq, Cisco) and processes; negotiates with project sponsor (senior management LOB) to ensure that desired timelines and budget expectations are met; serves as liaison to both internal technology staff and vendors to ensure business requirements are fully understood.
  3. Reviews status reports prepared by project personnel; modifies schedules or plans as required including quality assurance test plans and quality assurance testing.
  4. Manages weekly/monthly reporting process; helps prepare information deliverables for O&T Project Manager Officer (PMO) regarding progress toward project milestones; accepts and assesses status reports, change requests, and requirements documentation to ensure project progression; manages/participates in ongoing integration efforts e.g., testing, dress rehearsals and conversion activities, etc.


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES:
  • Advanced knowledge in project management methodologies and tools, resource management practices and change management techniques
  • Thorough knowledge of plan development and execution, scope planning, schedule development, cost estimating, budgeting, and control, quality planning assurance, organizational planning, communications planning, risk identification and risk response control
  • Thorough knowledge of the software development process, including requirements gathering, analysis and design, development tools and technologies, release and version control, contemporary testing methodologies, and deployment management
  • Working knowledge of utilizing business applications for competitive advantage
  • Working knowledge and understanding of business needs
  • Working knowledge of analysis, design, and implementation experience with technologies
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to develop and deliver projects using leading-edge technology
  • Ability to present and explain technical information in a way that establishes rapport, persuades others, and gains understanding
  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills at all management levels
This level of knowledge is normally acquired through completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, Engineering, or related discipline with an information technology focus; 2-4 years of experience in project management which includes at least 2 years experience in information technology or 8-10 years related business experience. Prior experience in financial services industry is preferred. Preference: PMP (Project Management Professional).

BOK Financial is a stable and financially strong organization that provides excellent training and development to support building the long term careers of our employees. With passion, skill and partnership you can make an impact on the success of the bank, our customers and your own career!
 

Apply today and take the first step towards your next career opportunity!
 
BOK Financial is an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for training, compensation, transfer, promotion and other aspects of employment for all qualified applicants and employees without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information or veteran status.

Attention All Third Party Agencies, Headhunters, and Recruiters
BOK Financial and its Subsidiaries will not accept candidate submission by unsolicited third parties through this site or any company email address. All unsolicited candidates presented to BOK Financial and its Subsidiaries will be considered the property of BOK Financial. BOK Financial and its Subsidiaries will not be responsible for any fees associated with unsolicited candidates, nor will a contractual relationship be formed by the submission. BOK Financial and its Subsidiaries are not obligated and will not under any circumstances pay any fees to said third parties submitting candidates in this manner. BOK Financial and its Subsidiaries only forms contracts with recruiters with whom we have an established business relationship and with whom we have in place a signed agreement. All contact with BOK Financial and its Subsidiaries from third parties must be through our Human Resources Department. Any contact made outside of the BOK Financial Human Resources Department by a third party will cancel any future business relationships between the third party and BOK Financial.

Please contact recruiting_coordinators@bokf.com with any questions. 


TOP 3 REASONS TO APPLY


Investing in our talent and building a great workplace is a top priority at BOK Financial.


  • Empowered employees
  • Award-winning culture
  • Community commitment



ABOUT BOK FINANCIAL


BOK Financial is a regional banking powerhouse and one of the top 25 banks in the U.S. We are based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and diversified in a variety of industries, businesses, and geographies throughout the U.S.

FACTS:

  • 4,900 employees
  • 27 Years of financial profitability
  • $30+ billion in assets
  • $5.2 million in charitable contributions in 2017



Nearest Major Market: Tulsa
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

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