Junior Business Manager

  • Negotiable
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Contract, Full time
  • Huxley Banking & Financial Services
  • 26 Sep 16

We're looking for a degree educated individual with 1-3 years working experience in Financial Services as contractor/consultant/temporary employee acting as Junior Business Manager supporting the COO office's Business Management & Development team in the bank's Investment Management Division. Candidates must be residents of Switzerland and need to have availability to start latest on 17.10.2016.

Keywords: Business Manager, Project Manager, Consultant, Investment Management, Asset Management, Private Banking

Our client is an international Tier1 bank located in Zurich.

We're looking for a degree educated individual with 1-3 years working experience in Financial Services as contractor/consultant/temporary employee acting as Junior Business Manager supporting the COO office's Business Management & Development team in the bank's Investment Management Division.

Candidates must be residents of Switzerland and need to have availability to start latest on 17.10.2016.

Tasks

  • General Investment Management (IM) business management tasks (support Head IM, management update, budget and FTE tracking, risk assessment, etc.)
  • Participation in cross-functional and cross-divisional projects during all stages, from initial analysis, definition of business cases and business processes, to implementation and monitoring
  • Setup IM management cockpit
  • Development of business cases
  • Drive IM business model by understanding, challenging and optimising existing processes and the impact of changes in the organisation
  • In-depth analysis of IM on all business-relevant dimensions (products, locations, profitability, efficiency, segmentation etc.)
  • Life Cycle Management of all IM product and business cases validations

Requirements

  • University degree or other higher education in Business Administration or equivalent
  • First experience in (Private) Banking would be an asset
  • Understanding of Project Management methodologies
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent analytical and conceptual skills, structured thinking, regularly meeting tight deadlines
  • Proficiency in Excel, Access and PowerPoint applications
  • Reliable, client centric, result driven and highly motivated personality
  • Open-minded and able to deal with different cultures
  • Fluency in English & German (written & spoken)

This is an exciting contract opportunity to join a leading financial firm.

Start Date is ASAP

The assignment is planned for 6 months with optional prolongation.

To find out more about Huxley, please visit www.huxley.com