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Capital One Associate Project Manager – Legal Management Group in Richmond, Virginia

Locations: VA - Richmond, United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Associate Project Manager – Legal Management Group

At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

The Role:

We are looking for an associate to join Legal’s Chief of Staff Office who can assist in the generation of ideas and effectively execute on various tasks and initiatives that will bring our cultural vision alive. One of Legal’s commitments is to build the kind of community that improves our whole lives, not just our ‘work life’, and create engagement multipliers within our organization. This role will help create and build employee engagement initiatives and enable the seamless execution of these valuable programs. They will help us turn events into experiences.


  • Serve as task-based project manager for various groups and initiatives within the Legal Department

  • Assist with event production and execution of cultural events, learning and training sessions, departmental meetings, communications and operational management

  • Own associate swag and gifting program across Legal, identify opportunities to surprise and delight associates

  • Assist in the management of new hire onboarding, and congratulatory moment swag boxes, as well as, driving other gifting across the organization.

  • Identify and implementing improvements to the processes leveraged for executing on cultural events and hybrid work efforts

  • Track and report on engagement metrics that demonstrate the effectiveness of cultural and engagement initiatives

  • Own “air traffic control across the team,” ensuring that all events are identified, planned, and documented on the departmental roadmap

  • Provide communications support as needed and for ad-hoc requests and in close partnership with the Internal Communications Manager.

  • Support learning and development programs as needed.

  • Leading and owning oversight of smaller project management work and collaborating with teammates and other stakeholders on larger initiatives

  • Understanding the goals of Legal, supporting them in their work, and helping the team think creatively about how to achieve them

  • Manage logistical, tactical aspects of making ideas, projects, and events come to life and run smoothly

  • Uses experience planning large-scale events and meetings to ensure flawless execution on all logistical aspects

  • Develop and/or drive timelines on project deliverables

The Person:

We are seeking a dedicated professional who excels in organization and execution of cultural events for large and diverse audiences. Excellent written and oral communications, as well as a deep understanding and benefits of collaboration and partnership to achieve a team’s mission and vision. An attention to detail, and ability to adapt to change quickly are critical. Problem solving and juggling many projects and tight deadlines is key to success in this position. The ideal candidate will have a solid base of project management knowledge, a keen attention to detail, a willingness to learn, as well as proven experience achieving results. This is an excellent opportunity to continue growth and development in the field of project management and gain expertise across a wide variety of communications, engagement, and people and process-related initiatives. Lastly, this position requires a strong sense of community and desire to have fun at work.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent certification

  • 1 year + of experience with Google Workspace applications

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of project or event management experience, or equivalent combination of these skills and competencies.

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City’s Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia’s Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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