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Project Manager, Strategic Initiatives

  • Atlanta
  • Project & Program Management
  • Full time
  • J00154052
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Equifax is where you can power your possible. If you want to achieve your true potential, chart new paths, develop new skills, collaborate with bright minds, and make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you.

What you’ll do

  • Manage all aspects of multiple, concurrent projects of varying complexity and stages of implementation. 

  • Prioritize and drive projects to conclusion based upon business priorities

  • Assemble the project team, identify appropriate resources needed, assign individual responsibilities, and develop a schedule to ensure timely completion of the project. 

  • Leverage project management methodology and expertise for project planning, resource management, system/technology/validation, testing and implementation planning.

  • Leverage a checklist of operational tasks & deliverables to ensure readiness prior to launch

  •  Identify and manage cross-team project dependencies, critical capabilities & critical path issues, helping teams mitigate risks in schedule and scope

  • Prepare project status and metrics reporting to key stakeholders and senior leadership

  • Liaise with project sponsors and key stakeholders to ensure the project is completed and meets operational requirements

  • Cultivate cross-functional relationships to gain understanding of operational processes, challenges & dependencies

  • Influence parties within and outside of operations regarding operational policies, practices, and procedures

  • Continuously seek out ways to create, improve, simplify, and unify processes, practices, and culture of the Business Assurance team


What experience you need 

  • Bachelors of Arts or Science Degree

  • Minimum of 5 years in a program/project management role managing multiple concurrent projects

  • Self-driven with ability to manage through ambiguity, while identifying and solving problems with minimal guidance and limited resources. 

  • Knowledge of the software development life cycle (SDLC) and Agile methodology

  • A track record of successfully driving high-performing cross-functional teams to be operationally ready on complex projects.

  • An engaging communicator and collaborator with the ability to influence, motivate, and drive cross-functional teams to success.

  • Flexible, fast learner who thrives in a rapidly evolving work environment

  • Able to see the big picture and work with a team to prioritize requests, ensuring delivery alignment without compromising goals

  • Adept in critical thinking and understanding of business process, technology, systems, and tools

  • Creating project plans, status slides and detailed meeting notes that include action items and deliverables

  • Comfort presenting to stakeholders at all levels of the organization including technical experts, business owners and executive level staff


What could set you apart

  • Knowledge of the Product Life Cycle

  • Knowledge of Google Suite products

  • PMP or other project/program management certification

  • Experience with LucidCharts and Smartsheet

  • Advancing and achieving outcomes through leadership, collaboration, and a willingness to listen and learn

  • Experience building reports and dashboards

We offer comprehensive compensation and healthcare packages, 401k matching, paid time off, and organizational growth potential through our online learning platform with guided career tracks.

Are you ready to power your possible?  Apply today, and get started on a path toward an exciting new career at Equifax, where you can make a difference!

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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Who is Equifax? 

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​ 

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best. 

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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