Project Manager (Custody Services)

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • RBC Capital Markets
  • 22 Jun 17

What is the opportunity? To manage the delivery of a Multi-locational Internal project (Global initiative) and manage project teams through day-to-day project execution.

What will you do?

  • Work with other IT functions globally (e.g. Architecture, Quality Assurance) and Client Operations groups (e.g. Client Solution, Operations) in Luxembourg, UK and Subsidiaries( e.g. Malaysia, Australia) to ensure the delivery of ‘active' projects to meet (Internal and External) expectations of time, cost and quality
  • Manage initiatives throughout the project lifecycle with adherence to consistent internal standards; e.g. PMF/SDLC /IWF (framework based on PMI ), end to end requirement process , Small Project Management Framework
  • Hands-on Project Management of all types of projects
  • IT coordination cross border medium/large projects where the ITPM is located in a different region, including local and external teams
  • Manage Project budget and forecasting.
  • Ensure a proper release management and smooth promotion in production. Verify and apply SDLC methodology.
  • Resource budget management across project portfolio and reporting of resource availability and variance.
  • Management and reporting of project risk and issue across project portfolio
  • Project reporting as required by the project ranking (e.g. Project watch, Steering)
  • Identify and manage cross-stream dependencies across the aggregate view of the projects globally.
  • Manage changes related to project including BAU impact, organizational impacts.
  • Ensure proper support and documentation is in place before going live.
  • Manage dependencies between projects or streams

What do you need to succeed?
  • Good Custody industry knowledge
  • Proven Project Management experience
  • Proven team management experience (approximately 8-10 people)
  • Good knowledge of the IT architecture
  • Good leadership to manage virtual teams and offshore developments
  • Good knowledge of business flows, reporting, core capabilities
  • Assertively and capacity to negotiate internally and externally

What's in it for you?
We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.


About RBC
Royal Bank of Canada is Canada's largest bank, and one of the largest banks in the world, based on market capitalization. We are one of North America's leading diversified financial services companies, and provide personal and commercial banking, wealth management, insurance, investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis. We have over 80,000 full- and part-time employees who serve more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients through offices in Canada, the U.S. and 37 other countries. For more information, please visit .

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RBC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status, Aboriginal/Native American status or any other legally-protected factors. Disability-related accommodations during the application process are available upon request.

City: City of London
Address: Riverbank House
Work Hours/Week: 35
Work Environment: Office
Employment Type: Permanent
Career Level: Experienced Hire/Professional
Pay Type: Salaried
Required Travel (%): 0-25
Exempt/Non-Exempt: N/A
People Manager: No
Application Deadline: 06/17/2017
Req ID: 137463
Posting Notes: None