JPMorgan Chase Global Security & Investigations - Project Manager, Associate in Jersey City, New Jersey

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at .

Global Security and Investigations (GS&I) provides protection, investigation, resiliency and crisis management services in support of the firm, its employees, customers, assets, and facilities throughout the world. This responsibility includes the development of security and safety policies and procedures, regulatory and legislative compliance, security guard management, alarm response, branch and corporate building security, customer safety, physical crime investigations, workplace violence, fire and life safety, executive protection, pre-employment screening, security operations globally, and fraud Investigations.

Global Finance & Business Management is seeking an Associate for a Project Manager role based in Jersey City, New Jersey.

This Project Manager position will be responsible for driving the execution of strategic initiatives for Global Security and Investigations. The candidate must be a highly-motivated individual and must be able to handle a high level of complexity within their span of control, be able to deal with and work through ambiguity, be flexible enough to shift workload in accordance with changing priorities, and be comfortable dealing with and leading in a fast-paced, priority-driven environment


  • Work with business leadership to define, prioritize and achieve strategic objectives and, ensuring projects delivered meet the approved business requirements

  • Responsible for end-to-end Project Delivery and Execution (scope through implementation and close out) of the key programs and projects to enhance business strategy, efficiency and governance, optimization efforts

  • Maintain and manage program-wide documentation; project plans, scorecards, risks and issues logs, action items, dependency management across programs, lessons learned, benefits realization and prepare materials for weekly program management meetings

  • Ability to identify business process gaps and drive improved business operating models

  • Track program dependencies across programs, projects and risk stripes and report progress against plan, justifying variance

  • Prepare materials for a weekly program management level meeting

  • Lead/participate in meetings at the project level

  • Provide continuous feedback on project status and ensure project(s) track to original expectations

  • 3-7 years’ experience as a project manager managing large projects or multiple small projects simultaneously

  • Strong analytical, data management and problem solving skills

  • Experience in management of critical path, issues, risks and dependencies

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Demonstrate leadership and appropriate decision making competencies

  • Ability to quickly understand complex subject matter

  • Ability to execute tasks under aggressive targets and effectively manage to changes in plan

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize issues

  • Ability to work independently and be self-motivated

  • Strong interpersonal and influencing skills with all levels

  • Ability to create effective presentations and messaging to Senior Mgmt. using PowerPoint

  • Bachelor degree required

  • Professional project management certification preferred (e.g., PMI, APMP)

JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.