Finance Transformation - Program Management - Advisor

Company Description

At Fannie Mae, futures are made. The inspiring work we do makes an affordable home a reality and a difference in the lives of Americans. Every day offers compelling opportunities to modernize the nation's housing finance system while being part of an inclusive team using new, emerging technologies. Here, you will help lead our industry forward, enhance your technical expertise, and make your career.

Job Description

As a valued contributor to our team, you will advise leadership on end-to-end management of programs that address strategic initiatives, operational needs, and other key business issues by aligning multiple projects, products, processes, and stakeholders.

THE IMPACT YOU WILL MAKE

The Finance Transformation - Program Management - Advisor role will offer you the flexibility to make each day your own, while working alongside people who care so that you can deliver on the following responsibilities:
  • Facilitate the end-to- end delivery of one of the major strategic initiatives in Finance
  • Track and report on goals and processes for a program or initiative
  • Bring transparency to the program's health, progress, risks, status, etc through reports, metrics, and ad-hoc presentation materials
  • Help facilitate communication and collaboration within program workstreams and stakeholders
  • Provide expertise on designing and implementing a program or initiative.
  • Provide feedback and advice for goals and processes for a program or initiative
  • Evaluate and report on progress for a program or initiative
  • Consult with leaders and stakeholders to gain support for a program or initiative


Qualifications

THE EXPERIENCE YOU BRING TO THE TEAM

Required Skills & Experiences
  • Strong understanding of Agile methodology and the SDLC process
  • Experience in documentation and database reporting for the purposes of analysis, data discovery, and decision-making with the use of relevant tools such Excel, or SQL
  • The group of skills related to Risk Assessment and Management including evaluating and designing controls, conducting impact assessments, identifying control gaps, remediating risk, etc.
  • Experience helping an organization to plan and manage change in effort to meet strategic objectives
  • Experience in managing project plans, resources, and people to ensure successful project completion
  • Adept in gathering, synthesizing, and presenting information at the appropriate level and grain based on the audience
  • Communication skills including communicating in writing or verbally, planning, and distributing communication
  • Influencing skills including facilitating meetings, negotiating, persuading others, and resolving conflict
  • Relationship Management skills including managing and engaging stakeholders, customers, and vendors, building relationship networks

Desired Skills & Experiences
  • Bachelor degree or equivalent


Skills

The group of skills related to Risk Assessment and Management including evaluating and designing controls, conducting impact assessments, identifying control gaps, remediating risk, etc.
Experience helping an organization to plan and manage change in effort to meet strategic objectives
Skilled in the graphical representation of information in the form of a charts, diagrams, pictures, and dashboards with programs and tools such as Excel, Tableau, or Power BI
Experience gathering accurate information to explain concepts and answer critical questions
Working with people with different functional expertise respectfully and cooperatively to work toward a common goal
Experience identifying and selecting strategic options, and identifying resources to meet the defined objectives
The group of skills related to Relationship Management including managing and engaging stakeholders, customers, and vendors, building relationship networks, contracting, etc.
The group of skills related to Communication including communicating in writing or verbally, copywriting, planning and distributing communication, etc.
The group of skills related to Influencing including negotiating, persuading others, facilitating meetings, and resolving conflict
Skilled in presenting information and/or ideas to an audience in a way that is engaging and easy to understand
Experience in the process of analyzing data to identify trends or relationships to inform conclusions about the data
The group of skills related to Business Insight including advising, designing business models, interpreting customer and market insights, forecasting, benchmarking, etc.
Adept at managing project plans, resources, and people to ensure successful project completion
Skilled in documentation and database reporting for the purposes of analysis, data discovery, and decision-making with the use of relevant software such as Crystal Reports, Excel, or SSRS

Additional Information

The future is what you make it to be. Discover compelling opportunities at Fanniemae.com/careers.

Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer, which means we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, personal appearance, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation in the application process, email us at careers_mailbox@fanniemae.com.

Job ID:REF9399O

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