Technology Project Manager - Treasury IT - £95k

London
£85000 - £95000 per annum + benefits & bonus
28 Aug 2013
25 Sep 2013
AL78943
Andrew Langthorne
IT
Permanent
Full Time

Technology Project Manager - Treasury IT - £95k

My client is a T1 investment bank who require a Project Manager to run an implementation of a new Asset and Liability Management and Fund Transfer Pricing platform.

THE ROLE

  • Work with project stakeholders, business personnel and technology teams to scope initiatives, establish governance, and define target solutions
  • Actively manage schedule, benefit delivery, and any deviations from the plan.
  • Define project roles and responsibilities and associated documentation.
  • Establish project governance structure and lead / document key project meetings, including operating committees and working groups.
  • Provide business knowledge, leadership and guidance to project team members.
  • Interface with all required areas of the firm: Technology, Treasury and other functions to identify and track key activities, milestones, risks and dependencies.
  • Status reporting. Providing visibility on status against milestones, and transparency of risks and issues.
  • Ensure compliance with the firms PMO, Programme, and Project standards.
  • Understand and plan for the dependencies on data requirements.
  • Quality: Ensure that appropriate planning is in place for testing models against data sets and software.
  • Configuration: Ensure that planning and project discipline is in place to maintain a high standard of configuration management and control for all project artifacts.

YOU WILL BE

  • Degree educated (or equivalent)
  • Project Management experience in a financial services environment. Must be able to demonstrate delivery experience commensurate with VP equivalent standing.
  • Proven ability to deliver in matrix management environment without direct resource ownership.
  • Experience in dealing with senior MD/D level stakeholders and in building strong relationships.
  • Experience in working on projects that have a high degree of data dependence from other sources throughout the organization.
  • Strong project planning and dependency, change management skills
  • Strong Microsoft Project and Office tools skills
  • Strong status reporting and communication for senior stakeholders
  • Experience in delivering Treasury, Risk or Finance Change projects.
  • Working knowledge of investment banking functions; specifically treasury or finance.
  • Strong working knowledge and experience in working in front to back projects.
  • Strong team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proactive, able to act on initiative, able to multi-task and prioritise
  • Must have 'hands on "attitude" (i.e. be prepared to write detailed plans and change documentation as required)

Please submit your CV in Word format for a confidential discussion