Project Manager

Location: City of London, London Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum Type: Permanent

Project Manager - Financial Services - Permanent - Hybrid working

Project Manager required for a medium sized firm within the financial sector with offices across Europe, the Americas, & Asia Pacific. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing cross-departmental projects with global reach & reports directly to the Co-Head of the Global PMO.

This role will require strong project governance, engagement with project stakeholders to ensure they execute responsibilities relevant to the project, keep project sponsors & senior managers appraised of issues relating to project & organising measures to resolve them in a timely manner, work with global colleagues as required, & active management of projects so that senior management team have clear perspective on the project progress, priorities, risks & issues.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for management & execution of projects & projects workstreams
  • Develop robust & achievable project plans, including management of timescales, scope, risks, & budgets
  • Track, manage & prioritise expenditure against budget working closely with Finance
  • Tracking of actual & forecasted project financials against budget
  • Establish project governance & communications protocols
  • Influence & manage multiple global & cross-functional stakeholder expectations & develop effective partnerships across the organisation
  • Comply with all relevant company policies & procedures

Requirements:

  • Experience as a Project Manager in the global financial services industry
  • Experience in project architecture standards, blueprints, roadmaps
  • PMP / Prince 2 / Agile qualification
  • A solution-finder mindset, always looking to improve processes & delivery
  • Keen eye for detail & excellent organisational skills

Whats in for you:

  • Flexible working with 50/50 split between office & home
  • 35 days paid holiday including 5 flexible public holidays
  • Being part of a diverse organization & growing team of professionals

The client is proud to be an equal opportunity employer so applications from any background are welcome.

Please contact Nadya Nyagolova on +442038286967 / nadya@pioneer-search.com