American Express Analyst / Sr Analyst -Strategic Project Management in New York, New York

The Global Premium Products & Benefits organization (GPPB) is responsible for expanding American Express’ leadership in the global premium consumer space and becoming a more essential part of our customers’ lives.

Within GPPB, the Program Management Office drives connectivity and efficiencies across the team as well as across enterprise partnerships, leading functions such as Governance & Prioritization, Data Analytics & Reporting, Process Management, and Strategic Project Management.

Job Responsibilities: The Analyst/Sr Analyst of Strategic Project Management will be responsible for supporting critical initiatives that drive the GPPB mission. Primary responsibilities will include:

• Project manage top strategic initiatives • Creating end-to-end project plans and defining key milestones and deadlines • Coordinating activities across multiple teams to ensure projects stay on track • Lead work stream status calls • Tracking of key work streams across the project(s) • Reporting on work stream status, key dependencies and escalations

The ideal candidate will have a collaborative “can-do” attitude, an appetite to learn and raise his/her hand for new opportunities, and a passion for working across teams to drive projects forward. Most importantly, s/he will possess the following qualifications:

· Project management skills · Exceptional oral and written communication skills to drive projects forward · High attention to detail · Excellent interpersonal and relationship management skills, with the ability to work effectively with others across the team and develop strong relationships · Self-starter attitude with excellent time management and prioritization skills and a record of driving results · Team player with comfort in adapting to changing needs, ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and still have fun

Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions.

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Title: Analyst / Sr Analyst -Strategic Project Management

Location: New York-New York

Requisition ID: 18019082