in Lake Mary, FL / AL / AZ / CA / IA / IL / KS / MN / NC / OH / TX / VA / WI / Telecommute
Newport Group has an excellent opportunity for an Non-Qualified Conversion Project Manager. The Conversion Project Manager will manage conversions and implementation
of new Non-Qualified plans to Newport systems to ensure compliance with contractual requirements and client expectations.
S/he will act as overall project manager by coordinating all elements of plan conversion and implementation. Interpret plan
documents to determine deliverables and contractual requirements related to plan conversion and implementation. Work with other departments to ensure common understanding of requirements and deliverables and to ensure that plans are converted and
implemented to suit contractual requirements and customer expectations. Establish client implementation and plan conversion procedures and templates.
In addition, the Implementation Project Manager will be responsible for performing quality assurance
audits of all conversion activity and documentation to ensure compliance with contractual requirements and client expectations. Follow PMO process using standard artifacts while analyzing each project for unique conditions. Manage scope and follow
change management process for scope changes.
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university in related field
5 - 7 years in the retirement plan industry
Management experience, strong analytical skills and in-depth knowledge of implementation and conversion of retirement plans strongly preferred
The candidate must have strong problem solving skills – must be proactive and resourceful and be
able to exercise sound judgment
Must have excellent written and oral communication skills, as interaction with clients, the team and other areas of the firm is critical to success.
Strong Communicator with the ability to coordinate
activities and tasks among disbursed project teams
Willing to pursue Project Management Professional (PMP) professional certification