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Resource Manager (Remote or Hybrid)

McKinney, Texas
Job number: 4137

Job Description:

Resource Manager (Remote or Hybrid)

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

Job Summary

Globe Life is seeking a Resource Manager who is responsible for bringing transparency to key elements of the portfolio including how financial and human capital are assigned, allocated and utilized.   Responsible for the process and accountability around planning and resourcing projects with IT and key business resources. 

PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Develop and maintain a framework to track over time individual assignments/role assignments to specific projects, programs and other structured work activities. Do so using sophisticated IT program and portfolio management (PPM) or resource management tools where necessary
  • Maintain and make available timely and accurate analyses of the current and projected states of assignment, consumption and availability of all IT staff members and key business users with the abilities and skills appropriate for work on projects and programs
  • Provide management and leadership with agreed-on resource reports and advisories that are timely and accurate.
  • Define needed inputs, input sources, ownership, time frames, and actual data content required to maintain and report “actual time worked” data compared with “planned time worked” data. Identify and track variances and trends. Apply leadership-defined criteria for escalation and action required for poorly maintained conformance to agreed-on numbers, roles and use of skills for assigned IT resources.
  • Experience utilizing PPM, data and analytics tools
  • Work with stakeholders to determine the proper priority
  • Manage team of supporting roles for project resourcing
  • Recognize areas for internal improvement and developing plans for implementing them

Required Skills

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES

  • Ability to define and execute a structured process for intake, data gathering, scoring, and recommendations
  • Experience dealing with third-party suppliers and a contingent workforce
  • Strong analytic skills
  • Overall general management abilities and experience with assembling, analyzing, recommending, escalating and reporting. Ability to explain to management and senior leadership the metrical, graphical, situational, interpersonal and other issues and risks related to resources
  • Ability to work with business stakeholders to utilize new processes and tools
  • Possess a vision for process optimization and increasing value to stakeholders
  • Experience utilizing PPM, data and analytics tools

Applicable to all employees of Globe Life & Accident and its subsidiaries:

  • Reliable and predictable attendance of your assigned shift
  • Ability to work full time and/or part time based on the position specifications.

Required Knowledge & Experience

EDUCATION & WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

  • Bachelor's degree in technology related area preferred or PMP or Six Sigma
  • Substantial IT Project Management experience, or relevant business or team leadership.
  • Experience with projects in multiple technologies, functions (e. g. transaction management, risk management etc.) and industries.
  • Strong knowledge of systems used by the Globe Life business community to fund, manage and engage resources for the execution of the project.
  • 10+ years of related technology experience, a significant amount of which has been at the senior staff level, working with multiple technologies and complex, large scale, cross-functional project management, preferably in the financial services industry.
  • Experience managing diverse work-groups.

Location: McKinney, Texas

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Savings and Investment Plan (401K) - Eligible employees may begin participating in the plan on the first day of employment.

Pension Plan - Eligible employees who complete one year of service with the Company become participants in the Pension.* (Not available to Cleveland Employees)

Medical - Benefits are available to all eligible employees and qualified dependents the first of the month following 30 days of continuous service.

Dental** and Vision - Eligible employees and qualified dependents are able to enroll the first of the month following 30 days of continuous service.

Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) - Our FSA has two components, Health Care and Dependent Care Accounts. These accounts allow employees to set aside a portion of their earnings on a pre-tax basis to cover out-of-pocket medical and dependent care expenses. Participation is elected on a calendar year basis and is available to all eligible employees the first of the month following the completion of 30 days of continuous service.

Health Savings Accounts (HSA) - A pre-tax Health Spending Account (HSA) is offered to those who enroll in the High Deductible Plan. It allows you to pay for many of the health care expenses not covered by your medical plan including deductibles and co-pays. Participation is elected on a calendar year basis and is available to all eligible employees the first of the month following the completion of 30 days of continuous service. Company contribution to HSA ($4500 family, $2500 single plans)

Short-Term Disability - Eligible employees may be entitled to salary continuance during periods of temporary disability. Benefits are based on employee status and years of service.*

Group Life and Long-Term Disability** - Eligible employees may elect life insurance and long-term disability coverage the first of the month following 30 days of continuous service.

Vacation and Paid Holidays - Employees are eligible for vacation upon the completion of six months of employment. In addition, the Company offers eight paid holidays.

Education Assistance - The Company supports employees who wish to continue their education to secure increased responsibility and growth within their professional careers. We offer a reimbursement program for expenses incurred through approved institutions of learning. In addition, Fellow, Life Management Institute (FLMI) and International Claim Association (ICA) program courses are offered after the completion of six months of services at no cost to the employee.

Fitness Reimbursement - Eligible employees are able to receive up to 100% reimbursement for monthly dues (employee only).

Supplemental Plans** - Cancer, Heart/Stroke, Accident.

*Please note, some benefits may vary by subsidiary. Please be sure to clarify with the Human Resources Department.
**Company paid benefit

Do I have to apply for every job that I am interested in? - Yes. Though our Talent Acquisition Team searches our database for qualified candidates, the only way to ensure that we know what position is of interest to you is if you apply for it directly.

Now that I've applied, what happens? - You will receive an immediate response from our system. Someone from our Talent Acquisition Team will review your qualifications and skills. If you're a good fit, we'll contact you to conduct an initial interview by phone, followed by assessment testing and an in person interview(s).

How do I get the contact information of the hiring manager for the job I am interested in? - It is our policy not to give contact information to external applicants. If, after you apply, it is determined that your skills and qualifications match our hiring needs, you will be contacted directly for an interview by someone on our Talent Acquisition Team.

I've been interviewed, what's next? - If selected, we'll extend a conditional offer. Then, pending a successful background check and drug screen, we'll confirm a start date.

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