Programme Manager - Vice President – Tier 1 Investment Bank

  • Up to 115K plus bonus and benefits
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Radley James
  • 20 Oct 17 2017-10-20

My client, a Tier 1 Investment Bank in London is looking to hire an experienced Programme Manager to manage the Global Technology (GT) delivery component for Pricing Model Risk Control programme. You will require close collaboration across a variety of teams including Market Risk, Credit Risk, and Front Office Information Technology teams and the business.

The programme will ensure that the Bank remains compliant with the ECB regulation and deliver on its commitment to resolve the number of ECB audit findings, as it relates to the Bank’s usage of approved pricing models.  The successful candidate will have extensive experience as a Programme Manager working within the Market Risk, Credit Risk or Front Office Risk domains.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Experience in providing Project Management capability for the delivery of a number of projects
  • Representing GT at the senior stakeholder meetings which has Managing Director level representation from all key business areas
  • Providing the GT input for these meetings ensuring they are constructed in a manner which is clear, concise, with key messages identified
  • Representing GT in the Business Working groups
  • Providing leadership & guidance to the immediate and extended IT teams so they are fully aware of their immediate commitments and the context and drivers associated with those deliveries
  • Working with the GT Project Managers to ensure plans are created and maintained
  • Working with the GT Project Managers to ensure effective management of all the associated risks, issues and dependencies and the production of appropriate levels of management reporting to allow effective tracking and monitoring of progress
  • Managing the project financials

Skills and Qualifications:

  • A proven track record of programme delivery within a large-scale organisation (programmes in excess of €10m+ excluding hardware)
  • A proven track record of engagement at senior levels across both IT and Business stakeholders
  • Excellent written & verbal skills, capable of summarising complex problems in a succinct manner for senior management attention
  • Excellent influencing and debating skills to help determine the right outcomes for the Bank
  • Educated to Bachelor’s degree level or equivalent qualification / work experience or above in Science or mathematics
  • Capable of providing leadership & guidance to a multi-disciplined team
  • Capable of working under pressure and within tight timeframes

If you are interested in applying for this positon, please send a copy of your CV and cover letter to