Project Manager - Financial Services IT

London (Greater)
£80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
07 Dec 2013
04 Jan 2014
EP-TradSys-PM
Elliot Parfitt
Finance, IT
Permanent
Full Time

Project Manager - Financial Services IT

Project Manager, Trading Systems, Electronic Trading, FX, Commodities, Credit, Rates, Multi-Asset Class Trading Solutions, Project Manager, Implementation Lead

Our client is an award winning global trading systems software house in the financial services industry. They require a Project Manager / Senior Project Manager to join their London City office.

Project Managers will come from a successful background of delivering trading systems technology into the financial services world, running full project lifecycles and dealing directly with clients in this space.

The Senior Project Manager will take charge of a range of projects from full scale, enterprise wide implementations through to upgrades & modular installs ranging from multi-month & location workstreams through to smaller local short projects.

Other Senior Project Manager responsibilities will include:

- Running implementation projects through the full project lifecycle from initiation through design, implementation & delivery

- Managing all aspects of the client interaction through the process e.g. engaging with business users, technical & operations teams - you will be regularly interacting at very senior levels across client businesses

- Running delivery teams to drive work scope & requirements identification

- Integration the solutions with other 3rd party platforms used by clients

My client is looking for a Senior Project Manager who can clearly demonstrate:

- Extensive & successful track record of project delivery from the financial services IT space ideally including the delivery of trading systems, risk management, cross-asset class pricing & risk modules and other electronic trading IT suites

- Hands-on project management background

- In-depth knowledge of the project processes & management needed to drive the implementation & delivery of systems in this space

- A background in working for either a trading systems / electronic trading IT vendor or a consultancy in this space where you have worked on project / programme delivery

- Senior client engagement covering IT, operations, business users etc

- Sound knowledge of the global financial markets / capital markets industries

- Full project lifecycle experience from initiation through to delivery

- Multiple instances of project management / senior project manager work

- Experience in managing multiple, simultaneous projects of different scope & scale

The successful Project Manager / Risk System Project Manager will be expected to work autonomously and manage their own workload in addition to adding to the knowledge base of the organisation.

Please apply ASAP if you are ready for a challenging and rewarding role with unparalleled opportunity for career progress and growth.

Project Manager, Trading Systems, Electronic Trading, FX, Commodities, Credit, Rates, Multi-Asset Class Trading Solutions, Project Manager, Implementation Lead

Project Manager - Financial Services IT