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Manager, Enterprise Portfolio Management
Ref No.: 20-04002
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Hudson, Ohio
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 08/07/2020
Genesis10 is seeking a Manager, Enterprise Portfolio Management for our client. This is a direct hire position in Hudson, OH.

Job Description:
  • The Manager, Enterprise Portfolio Management is a passionate and proven leader for a high-visibility portfolio management role providing product, application and project leadership for an assigned portfolio of our IT business. While this position is part of the Information Technology division, this is a collaborative role that works closely with senior executives within our business units and shares ownership for both the business strategy and business results as it pertains to the application of technology. The primary focus is managing demand intake from the assigned portfolio, ensuring both strategic and tactical needs are well defined, prioritized and managed through internal IT solution delivery processes to successful delivery.
  • The Portfolio Delivery Manager is both a self-directed contributor and team manager; managing time between acting as the primary lead for the assigned portfolio while also leading a team of business analysts.

  • Define and own the vision and strategy for your portfolio, including project investments and associated business and functional requirements necessary to achieve known business needs.
  • Coach business leaders and enable them to articulate their function's (i.e. technology, people, etc.) needs and requirements that will advance business performance.
  • Partner with enterprise architecture to develop and maintain multi-year business capability roadmaps.
  • Partner with the project/program/portfolio management organization (PMO) to ensure a healthy and well-managed initiative portfolio.
  • Develop a deep knowledge of the assigned portfolios business unit and build positive relationship development, both horizontally and vertically.
  • Ensure project and initiative progress, including consistent and effective communication. This includes managing escalation and avoiding risk.
  • Educate business partners about IT processes, roles, and capabilities.
  • Establish communication processes and channels across business functions.
  • Coordinate with other portfolio managers and other IT functional areas to identify and manage cross team dependencies.
  • Supports and provides direction to the team in determining the impact of new functionality to existing business processes and system functionality. Develop and lead a high performing team providing direction, guidance, feedback and coaching to further develop team capabilities. Promote continuous improvement and culture of innovation.

Skills/ Competencies:
  • Technical expertise in assigned product portfolio
  • Requires an equal mix of strong Business Relationship Management and technical engineering acumen.
  • Ability to succeed in a matrix environment, where success is dependent on your ability to collaborate with cross-functional partners in a positive, productive, and transparent way.
  • Experienced in both Agile and Waterfall methodologies and able to apply them where best suited.
  • Must have extremely strong interpersonal skills and the ability to maintain and develop internal and external relationships; collaborating across multiple business and technology functions, relationship-building and consensus building are essential
  • Detail-oriented, with strong organizational skills, able to work under deadlines in a changing environment, and ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong communication skills, team management and ability to build relationships across cross-functional teams

  • Education Minimum: Bachelor's degree in Business, IT or other related fields
  • Experience Minimum: 10+ years in a business or technical role with focus applying technology to business processes. 5+ years in a management role
  • Experience Preferred: Retail experience preferred. Prior experience as a Business Analyst or agile product owner. Business Relationship Management Professional certification

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:
Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives. If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you. Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations. We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement project after project. To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at
"Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V