Project Manager - Best Practice

  • Pension
  • Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom Edinburgh Scotland GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC Bank plc
  • 22 Mar 18 2018-03-22

We are currently seeking a Project Manager or someone who has strong, relevant experience within a Middle or Back Office Fund, Transformation or Best Practice environment.

Project Manager - Best Practice

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Securities Services provides robust and reliable solutions that enhance performance and mitigate risk, today and in the future. Working with institutional investors, banks, insurance companies, governments and multinational corporations, Securities Services offers a range of fund administration, global custody, sub-custody and clearing, and corporate trust and loan agency services.

We are currently seeking a Project Manager or someone who has strong, relevant experience within a Middle or Back Office Fund, Transformation or Best Practice environment, to take responsibility for internal projects, as assigned by the Head of Consulting / Head of Global Best Practice. The job-holder will typically manage a number of projects concurrently. Projects will include a range of internal consulting assignments; including strategic reviews of the Operating Model (People, Process, Location), co-ordination and support of HSS strategy projects, leading reviews of working practices business-wide, identifying and rolling out best practice.

To be successful in the role, you should meet the following requirements:

  • A high quality degree level education - desired but not essential
  • A professional re-engineering qualification (eg Agile/Scrum working, LEAN) - advantageous
  • A professional project management qualification (eg Prince2) - advantageous
  • Plan and organise workload to meet deadlines, taking into account relative priorities and risk profile.
  • Ability to analyse data from multiple sources and derive sound hypothesis for investigation
  • Ability to build and maintain good working relationships with colleagues and third parties.
  • Very strong stakeholder / senior sponsor management
  • Strong team player capable of managing 360 degrees
  • Significant demonstrable Project Management experience, with particular evidence of successful delivery and of being able to manage multiple work streams/projects concurrently
  • Experience in business and process analysis and re-engineering
  • Knowledge of Financial Services and Security Services
  • Experience of internal consultancy / process review and execution teams

For further details and application information please visit our careers site, searching under reference number 0000ADJW.

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