Fannie Mae Careers

Project & Vendor Manager

Washington, District of Columbia
Administration


Job Description

THE COMPANY

Fannie Mae provides reliable, large-scale access to affordable mortgage credit in communities across our nation. We are the leading source of funding for housing in America, which means more people can buy or rent a home. We are focused on sustaining the housing recovery, improving our company, and leading change to make housing better.

Join our diverse, high-performing team and make a difference as we work together to enable access to a good home.

For more information about Fannie Mae, visit http://www.fanniemae.com/progress

JOB INFORMATION

Applies comprehensive knowledge of project management to perform complex activities related to overseeing and managing the operational aspects of one or more projects within a business unit. Participate in analyzing issues and future needs to identify projects that support the business strategic plan, achieve business goals and objectives, and/or improve or streamline functions. Monitor daily operations and provide direction to and assist subordinate staff. May operate cross-functionally within the organization.

KEY JOB FUNCTIONS
  • Manage daily team activities to advance the work of one or more projects. Plan, document, review, and manage subordinate performance.
  • Develop implementation plans. Allocate and coordinate resources. Develop methods for monitoring project progress.
  • Develop, monitor, and review project budgets. Verify expenditures vs. actual. Explain variances.
  • Establish schedules and priorities. Prepare and deliver status reporting in areas such as metrics, staffing statistics, resource tracking, SOX compliance, unit progress, issue tracking, and staff meetings.
  • Manage administrative tasks to include access requests, space management, equipment procurement and tracking, and contractor requisitions and work orders.
  • Assess project issues and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and customer satisfaction goals and objectives.
  • Develop, implement, and document procedures. Adhere to corporate and business unit standards and procedures. Obtain required approvals.
  • Provide technology support and input. Track opportunities for technology improvements. Make recommendations for enhancements.
  • Manage key internal and external relationships. Resolve concerns on significant matters. Ensure positive outcomes.
  • Develop team members and provide ongoing professional guidance and direction.
EDUCATION  
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required    
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE
  • 4+ years of related experience
SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS  
  • Monitor project strategies, track changes, schedules, deadlines, and other tasks as required.
  • Evaluate project risks and provide solutions.
  • Release information to internal teams, ensuring all product specifications are accurate.
  • Filter comments and questions and relay them to the appropriate team member(s).
  • Handle all logistics and timelines of shipping; from carrier selection to delivery and/or on-site installation.
EMPLOYMENT              
As a condition of employment with Fannie Mae, any successful job applicant will be required to successfully complete a background investigation.
 
Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Req ID: 56224