Sr. Project Manager in Westlake Village, CA at AmeriHome Mortgage Company

Date Posted: 3/25/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position Title:

Senior Project Manager

What we’re looking for:

AmeriHome Mortgage is seeking an experienced Senior Project Manager to provide coordination and implementation of work as directed by the VP, Project Management.   The individual will have the ability to exercise good judgment and discretion in a variety of situations, possess strong written/verbal communication skills, excellent administrative and organizational skills and the ability to deliver finished projects on time and with the stated outcomes. He/she will have the ability to work independently on projects, from conception to completion, and must be able to work under pressure to handle a wide variety of activities and confidential matters with discretion.

What you will do:

  • Lead the implementation of a project
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals, and deliverables
  • Define project tasks and resource requirements
  • Develop full-scale project plans
  • Manage workflow in JIRA
  • Assemble and coordinate project staff
  • Plan and schedule project timelines
  • Track project deliverables using appropriate tools
  • Provide direction and support to the project team
  • Quality assurance
  • Constantly monitor and report on the progress of the project to all stakeholders
  • Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions
  • Implement and manage project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs
  • Project evaluations and assessment of results

What you will need:

  • Experience in the mortgage and/or financial industries
  • Qualification in project management or equivalent
  • JIRA administration experience
  • Knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of project management
  • Knowledge of project management techniques and tools
  • Direct work experience in a project management capacity
  • Bachelor's degree

What will really catch our eye:

  • PMP a plus

Our top performers share the following traits:

  • Planning and organizing
  • Great communication skills
  • TEAMWORK
  • NEGOTIATION
  • Adaptability

What we offer:

At AmeriHome, our employees are our most important asset. To demonstrate our commitment to them, in addition to a competitive compensation package, we offer a comprehensive suite of benefits to help our employees manage their personal lives and plan for the future, while working hard at their home away from home. We offer a generous contribution strategy that keeps our benefits competitive and affordable and ensures that we are able to attract and retain the best talent.

Who We Are

AmeriHome Mortgage was established in 2014.  By 2017, we earned the distinction of being a top 10 mortgage lender.  AmeriHome is a privately held, multi-channel, mortgage investor, direct-to-consumer lender, and servicer, licensed in 49 states, and headquartered in Thousand Oaks, California with offices in Irvine, CA and Dallas, TX.

Focused on delivering excellence in lending, our motivation for success is represented throughout the company and thrives from the trust built between all employees.  AmeriHome is always looking for top talent to join our growing, fast-paced, and friendly teams.