BlackRock Change Manager, Vice President

  • Competitive
  • Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BlackRock
  • 29 Sep 16

BlackRock Change Manager, Vice President

Business Unit Overview:

The mission of the Business Operations Change Management is to provide resources and thought leadership to ensure successful implementation of the strategic change agenda across Business Operations globally. To support that mission we are seeking a Project Manager in Edinburgh to help lead the design and implementation of strategic, cross-functional initiatives across the firm.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Execution of strategic projects - setup appropriate project governance, develop the global plan, lead collaboration between departments, oversee business requirements, ensure appropriate testing, and successful implementation
  • Own various program organisational activities such as risk and issue monitoring, status reporting and governance co-ordination
  • This candidate will represent the needs of the business throughout the project lifecycle, providing expertise and working knowledge of various business operations processes
  • The individual must be able to work in a fast paced environment, manage multiple tasks, and work well under pressure
  • Prior experience in financial services IT life cycle, understanding the change implications and execution model needed in the financial services regulatory environment
  • The candidate should be able to demonstrate a history of hands-on involvement in large programmes involving technology project work
  • Additionally, the individual will need to be flexible based upon the nature of the project engagements where business analysis is required such as, but not limited to, leading business process reviews, documenting functional specs, testing, gathering business requirements and completing other change related functions around projects
Knowledge/Experience:
  • Significant, demonstrable change management experience ideally within Financial Services
  • Project Management experience
  • Business analysis experience
  • Experience of working on multiple, unrelated projects concurrently