Project Manager- Financial Market

  • Annual package from $200000 to $300000
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Eames Consulting Singapore , EA Licence No: 16S8091
  • 12 Sep 18 2018-09-12

A global financial institution is looking to hire a experienced project manager to join them. If you have worked across front office, risk and global transformation projects in the Financial Market space, this would be a great opportunity for you.

Looking for a Financial Market Project Manager. 

You will be part of a program to develop an in-house pricing and risk management across all asset classes in Financial Markets. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Facilitating the definition of the project missions, goals, tasks and resource requirements
  • Leading project planning and manage project execution, ensuring adherence to budget, schedule, and scope.
  • Assessing project risks, issues, dependencies and putting mitigations in place
  • Building strong, effective relationships with both the business (Trading, Quant, C- Suite Stakeholders) and technology stakeholders, across global offices
  • Communicate effectively and tactfully status, issues, successes to all stakeholders
  • Organizing and leading regular steering committees, reporting project status and facilitating project steering decisions
  • Lead aspects of organizational change and ensure functional consistency across the various projects of the program by influencing architecture and design decisions
  • Resolve of 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

Requirements:

  • Exposure to Financial Market Front office
  • Extensive Financial Market products knowledge in at least 2 asset classes
  • Thorough understanding of project management phases and software development life cycle
  • Experience in both waterfall and agile project methodology. Experience of JIRA is a plus.
  • Good understanding of key technology concepts and architecture. 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, financials, status update, MIS, project communications ...etc
  • Ability to work proactively, independently and displays strong initiative
  • Pragmatic team player with an attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong communication and presentation skills with an excellent standard of English (written and spoken)