Project Manager (Financial Services)

Capco, a global business and technology consultancy dedicated solely to the financial services industry. We specialize in banking; capital markets; wealth and investment management; finance, risk & compliance; and technology. We serve our clients from offices in leading financial centres across North America, Europe and APAC.

Knowledge :

  1. Excellent understanding of the project lifecycle
  2. Excellent understanding of Global Change Delivery Business Transformation Frameworks and best practice techniques.
  3. Thorough understanding of the purpose, value, culture and fundamentals of Global Change Delivery.
  4. Strong understanding of banking  and understanding of how change drives benefits for business, its customers and other stakeholders
  5. Knowledge working on PM tools like Clarity or MS project
  6. Cantonese spoken language is a MUST.

Role Experience :  

  1. These are roles that are ideal for those currently working in front end roles in Banks and other financial institutions
  2. No technology experience needed, we are looking for people with product and process knowledge.
  3. Project management skills and experience on projects on the business side are a plus
  4. Broad experience in working in large teams within different work streams is ideal
  5. Multiple strong examples of the delivery of on time and on budget projects that achieve business case stated outcomes – a driver with bias towards delivery at pace and controlling project outcomes
  6. In depth experience of working in a banking environment and change projects
  7. Good stakeholder management experience, especially impactful communication, influencing and running project governance Implementation, change management and benefits realisation
  8. Implementation, change management and benefits realisation
  9. Excellent interpersonal skills
  10. Experience working with multiple delivery and business partners teams especially in FS is a major advantage but not mandatory
  11. Those from other industries may apply if they are working as a Business Analyst or Project manager but must have Cantonese skills 

Capabilities/ Skills :

  1. Planning and Plan Management
  2. Process Re-engineering
  3. Risk and Issues Management
  4. Global Mindset
  5. Customer Empathy
  6. Decision Making
  7. Commerciality
  8. Lead Self and Others
  9. Business Analysis and Design
  10. Business Case and Benefits Realisation
  11. Change and Implementation Management
  12. Financial and Budget Management
  13. Tracking, Reporting and Governance
  14. Stakeholder Management
  15. Impactful communication
  16. Resource and Team Management
  17. Delivery at Pace
  18. Embracing change
  19. Achieving excellence
  20. Collaboration
  21. Problem solving and Critical Thinking
  22. Consultancy
  23. Innovation and Idea Management

Qualifications and Accreditations :

  1. Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) – Optional
  2. PMP certification - Optional
  3. Prince2 – Optional
  4. Strong working experience with Microsoft Office

Language :

  1. English
  2. Cantonese/ Mandarin

Domain :  

  • Financial Services but those with a wealth background will be given preference.  
  • Shared Services profiles : Experience working on AML, KYC, any product related to AML like MANTAS or DETICA, Operational risk (MIS)