About the Senior Project Manager - Credit / Market Risk Role:
In this business critical role, you will lead the project planning and manage project execution, ensuring adherence to the budget, schedule and scope. You will also lead the aspects of organisational change and ensure functional consistency across the various projects of the program by influencing architecture and design decisions.
Facilitate the definition of the project missions, goals, tasks and resource requirements
Assemble the project team within the program resource constraints
Assess project risks, issues, dependencies and put mitigation plans in place
Build strong, effective relationships with both the business (credit risk, market risk, quant) and technology stakeholders across global offices
Communicate effectively and tactfully on the status, issues, successes to all stakeholders
Organise and lead regular steering committees, report project status and facilitate project steering decisions
Assist in the resolution of conflicts within and between projects or functional areas
Provide mentoring, coaching and direction to the project team members and create a sense of belonging and ownership among team members
Demonstrate exemplary project governance to internal auditors and deliver high quality project management documentation
To succeed in this role, you will be an experienced project manager with a track record in delivering concurrent, complex activities within a programme framework. You will also be able to work proactively, independently and display a strong initiative.
Strong knowledge of credit risk or market risk and regulatory delivery in banking environments and current trends
Thorough understanding of the project management phases and software development life cycle
Experience in both waterfall and agile project methodology, and experience in JIRA is a plus
Proven experience in the coordination of many dependencies and multiple demanding stakeholders in a complex, large-scale deployment environment
Good understanding of key technology concepts and architecture, with a strong technical acumen
Proven ability to work across business streams and have exposure to front-to-back system implementation
Ability to drive multiple agenda and effectively manage priorities
Ability to produce high quality project management deliverables such as steering committee pack, project plan, financial, status update, MIS, project communications etc
This company is much more than a financial services firm and is anything but traditional. They have the people and ethos to act with speed, innovation, enterprise and creativity. The scope of the offer, the size of the business, the freedom and autonomy to drive your career forward all adds up to a great place to work.
If you are a progressive Senior Project Manager - Credit / Market Risk with a can-do attitude, this is an excellent opportunity to work with an industry leader that is constantly breaking new ground.
Apply today or call me to discuss this exciting opportunity.