IT Project Manager

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BGC Partners
  • 09 Oct 18

IT Project Manager to work within Fenics Solutions at BGC Partners to work alongside the Development Teams, Quants and Business Partners to manage the full end-to-end delivery of incoming projects.

Main purpose of the role:

IT Project Manager to work within Fenics Solutions at BGC Partners to work alongside the Development Teams, Quants and Business Partners to manage the full end-to-end delivery of incoming projects. This includes the running and owning of all categorisation, prioritisation, resource tracking and visibility elements of projects within the group.

Key Responsibilities:

Essential skills;

  • 2+ years’ experience within a financial services firm acting as a PM
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Needs to be highly engaged and motivated to deliver whilst happy taking joint responsibility for the failure/success of project delivery
  • Thorough understanding of Agile/Iterative development life cycle and delivery
  • Excellent stakeholder management with experience of dealing with senior stakeholders
  • Ability to closely track development, resources and produce detailed status updates at any point in time
  • Experience and ability to capture and work to solve any blockers to project progression
  • Experience of organising and running meetings with senior stakeholders
  • Experience of running many multiple projects of differing size (from small tasks to large programmes) simultaneously

Desirable skills;

  • Understanding of Inter-dealer Broking
  • Exposure to dealing with Traders/Brokers and their Desk Heads
  • Exposure to Market Data generation/sales
  • Previous IT development experience