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Change Leadership Project Manager

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Date: Feb 6, 2018

Location: Los Angeles, CA, US, 90071

Company: Capital Group

Req ID:  10649
Experience Level: Manager 
Other Location(s): N/A  
Relocation offered: No
Travel required: None

Come grow with us

At Capital Group, how we work is defined by shared values that include absolute integrity, respect and collaboration. But it’s more than that. It’s smart and highly driven people united in purpose to serve our investors and one another.

Bring your energy and unique perspective to Capital and you’ll have the opportunity to grow with us professionally, personally, and financially. You’ll be part of a team that genuinely cares about helping you succeed. You’ll work alongside talented colleagues, many of whom build long careers while progressing through multiple roles, establishing lifelong friendships and making a difference in our communities. In return for your contributions, you’ll receive premier compensation and benefits, and a company-funded retirement plan that ranks among the most generous.

Capital Group’s Enterprise Project Management Office is made up of 100+ dedicated project and program experts that lead our largest strategic business and technology initiatives. These initiatives cover a variety of domains including Information Technology, Global Business Operations, Investment Operations, and Sales and Marketing. This provides our project managers with the opportunity to build deep subject matter expertise in one or multiple domains. This particular position will report to the Enterprise Project Management Office covering our Distribution organization – and therefore, product, sales and marketing initiatives. 

As a Project and Change Manager based in Los Angeles you will deliver mission-critical projects using your strength in leading teams, collaborating to solve problems and driving for results, and will facilitate business adoption of the projects through your change management expertise. You tackle multiple types of projects, some concurrently, and lead teams in a matrix environment.

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree. Advanced degree (MBA or other) a plus
  • Minimum 8 years of project management and change management experience at a management consulting firm or business strategy delivery at a financial services firm
  • Big 4 consulting experience is a plus 
  • Experience in leading areas of a PMO with a strong interest and track record in influencing change in project management best practices
  • Proven success leading project and change management delivery for complex projects and/or programs spanning the full lifecycle from proposal development to post-implementation close-out
  • Work closely with senior business leaders to ensure that project and change delivery expectations are aligned, managed and met
  • Track record in providing thought leadership and executing on project and change management best practices
  • Demonstrated ability to build high-performing project teams by effectively leading and providing work direction for others

Company Overview:
Founded in 1931, Capital Group is one of the world’s largest and most trusted investment management companies and home to the American Funds. We manage more than US$1.39 trillion in assets, and our 7,500 associates make our clients their first priority every day. When we do our job right, millions of investors around the world fulfill their dreams and financial goals, from home ownership and higher education, to a comfortable retirement. Our long-term investment results and outstanding service set us apart from our competitors, while our workplace sets us apart from other employers. 

 

We are an equal opportunity employer, which means we comply with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit discrimination when making all decisions about employment. As equal opportunity employers, our policies prohibit unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including gender and gender identity), pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, AIDS/HIV status, political activities or affiliations, military or veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. 


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