Project Manager- Financial Services IT

London (Greater)
£85000 - £95000 per annum
23 Dec 2013
30 Dec 2013
BHJOB6067_6559
Nihal Wagle
Permanent
Full Time
Project Manager, Financial Services, Payments, Technical Implementation, Fixed Price Projects, Stakeholder Management

My client, a leading global Financial Services Institution, has a requirement for a Project Manager with a strong track record of delivering complex client driven technical implementation fixed price projects. In this role you will run the end to end Payment system implementations for clients in the Transaction Banking space. You will be required to demonstrate both business and technical Project Management skills, be comfortable delivering in an Agile environment and have the necessary gravitas to build and maintain relationships with senior stakeholders across the board. You will have full end to end responsibility for projects, including analysis, solution definition, development, QA and implementation. Given the nature of the projects, candidates from an external Consultancy background delivering to financial services clients would be highly regarded. To be successful in this role you will need:

- Exceptional end to end Project Management skills gained across multiple System Implementation projects- Fixed Price project experience essential

- Detailed background in the Financial Services sector, preferably within the Payments space

- Full Product Delivery lifecycle experience

- Full Project delivery lifecycle experience including scoping and strategy

- Agile methodology background

- Exceptional internal and external stakeholder management experience and the ability to build relationships across both business and IT teams

- External Consultancy background would be especially highly regarded

This position is working for a rapidly growing organisation who are aiming to be at the forefront of their field. You must bring both exceptional technical and business skills along with the ability to be flexible and adaptable to a constantly changing, dynamic environment. Cornwallis Elt is an Employment Agency and has been listed 3 times in The Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 of the UK`s fastest growing private companies, as well as in the Recruitment International Top 250, Top 50 in IT and the Recruiter Fast 50. You can also follow our live roles on the website at http://www.cornwalliselt.com/live_roles and on Twitter: https://twitter.com/cornwalliselt