Project Manager, AVP

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • State Street
  • 22 Sep 18 2018-09-22

Project Manager, AVP

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide governance to the portfolio of business projects requested within the ASEAN region, facilitating decisions on priority and resourcing with Senior Management
  • Establish relationships with all stakeholders to ensure the right engagement and alignment is achieved on the project portfolio against local, regional and global goals.
  • For individual projects
  • Act as Project Manager, documenting and overseeing the development and execution of the Project Plan, including supporting artefacts (i.e. dashboards, test plans etc.) for each initiative.
  • Ensure Project Plans identify and address all known risk items.
  • Ensure appropriate & timely escalation of critical issues to key stakeholders.
  • Manage the project team and project governance, including reporting to key stakeholders such as Steering Committees, Joint Steering Committees, and sub Working Groups.
  • Focus on best practice "Change Management" techniques
    Skills / Experience
  • Proven track record in Project Management within their prior roles.
  • People management experience
  • A detailed knowledge of fund accounting (and related services) and custody concepts is desirable
  • A demonstrated ability to perform project analysis to ensure an accurate & thorough understanding of the project's requirements, timeframes, risks and alternatives
  • Excellent communicate skills and confidence with dealing with all levels of the organization, both internal and external
  • Presentation skills; being able to present ideas effectively to an audience (internal &/or external)
  • An ability to identify, resolve and escalate critical project issues
  • Self-motivated and able to work both independently and in a team
  • Results Orientated
  • Good MS Power Point, Word, Excel skills
  • Knowledge of MS Project and Visio

    Qualifications
  • Degree qualified
  • Financial Services background, including custody, accounting &/or back office administration