Portfolio Manager

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Financial Services - Banking/Investment/Finance

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Since 1851, MassMutual s commitment has always been to help people protect their families, support their communities, and help one another. This is why we want to inspire people to Live Mutual. We re people helping people.
A career with us means you will work alongside exceptional people and be empowered to reach your professional and personal goals. Our employees are the foundation of what makes MassMutual a strong, stable and ethical business. We seek and value unique and varied perspectives and experiences because we believe we are stronger when all voices are heard. We invite you to bring your bright, innovative ideas to MassMutual as we continue to help millions of Americans rely on each other.
Together, we re stronger.
As the complexity in the world continues to increase, it s getting harder to get simple. At MassMutual, our vision is to help people secure their future and protect the ones they love. Within MassMutual Technology, we have undergone some recent changes to simplify our organization to deliver on his vision. We will be a dependable partner to our businesses by providing high quality IT services on time and within budget. We will do so by simplifying our architecture to focus on strategically valuable technologies, investing in our people to equip them with skills of the future, and promoting a culture of ownership and delivery.
If this vision excites you,we are seeking a Portfolio Leader in our new structure to manage portfolios of technical initiatives focused on business outcomes. This individual will be dedicated to our customer channels, which emphasizes business/domain knowledge and delivery accountability, and minimizes ramp-up / ramp down costs.
This is a great opportunity to be a part of a transformational journey at MassMutual. As we continue to grow our business and look for new ways to engage with customers, technology we will be one of the most important enables to our success and you can be a part of it.
Organizes and orchestrates overall aggregated IT resource planning and prioritization for a ETX channel based upon the business outcomes and priorities that have been established within the business lines.
Coordinates with Delivery Leads and/or Product Owners to include full analysis of need, internal skill, and capacity analysis, and assists in the execution of demand fulfillment activities.
Manage portfolio financials of approximately $100M investment (project and baseline); ensure realization benefits of Portfolio CBA
Oversee departmental demand/capacity and bench management (i.e off-project resources), including:
Optimize cost and revenue by managing a consistent supply/demand planning process in partnership with the Delivery Leads and Product Owners
Ensure maximize utilization of the resources across the organization, minimizing unassigned time and proactively allocating tasks during non-charge time
Plan and facilitate resource demand planning and fulfillment meetings as necessary.
Executes forward planning and analysis activities to stay ahead of the current resource demand
Generate and review reports with leadership on actual and projected utilization
Responsible for reporting and analysis of aggregated portfolio health for the Channel Heads.
Facilitate structured tradeoff across Products and Channels, working with other portfolio leads, to reallocate resources based on priorities and coordinate interdependencies across portfolios. Establish an escalation model and use it to resolve IT resource contention across divisions and/or Channel Heads as needed.
Identify project delivery efficiencies and planning considerations, including sequencing, bundling, etc, by looking across the domain portfolio.
Identify portfolio conflict, contention and barriers to execution and delivery plan.
Accountable for ensuring the projects adhere to defined processes and standards.
Be a leader of change, requiring tremendous skills to influence, collaborate and lead in a heavily matrixed environment.
Be part of a highly engaged team that feels safe to challenge the status quo
Basic Requirements/Role Characteristics:
Individual typically has 10 years of related work experience and may have significantly more.
A minimum of 8+ years of IT leadership, business unit, or other functional leadership experience.
Bachelors Degree or equivalent work experience
Strong financial acumen, prior budget responsibility strongly preferred
Experience managing a large portfolio and/or serving as program manager
Demonstrated commitment to talent development; enjoys mentoring and providing OTJ training.
Intimate knowledge of Project Management
Agile experience
Track record of successful management of conflicting priorities
A consummate relationship builder and a trusted advisor
Must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship now or in the future
Ranked No. 93 in the annual FORTUNE 500 Ranking (FORTUNE Magazine, June 2018) and recognized as a World s Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere, MassMutual is guided by a single purpose: We help people secure their future and protect the ones they love. As a company owned by our policyowners, we are defined by mutuality and our vision to put customers first. It s more than our company structure it s our way of life. We are a company of people protecting people. Our company exists because people are willing to share risk and resources, and rely on each other when it counts. At MassMutual, we Live Mutual.
Focus on the Customer: We understand our customers well and look for every opportunity to deliver an experience that is clear, easy, personal, human, empowering and trustworthy.
Act with Integrity: We deliver on our promises by being open, honest and humble and by adhering to the letter and spirit of applicable laws, rules, regulations and company policies.
Value People: We respect and learn from each other s diverse backgrounds, experiences and ideas. We engage and develop people to their greatest potential.
Work Collaboratively: We work together to achieve results by actively listening, seeking, understanding and creating solutions as a unified team driving toward one company, one culture, one brand.
Achieve Results: We focus on winning by exceeding expectations and getting better everyone, every day.
For more information, visit www.massmutual.com or find us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Google+, Instagram and Pinterest.
MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply. Note: Veterans are welcome to apply, regardless of their discharge status.

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