Project Manager

  • GBP65000 - GBP85000 per annum + competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Huxley Banking & Financial Services
  • 13 Jan 17

The key purpose of this Project Manager Role is to drive strategic projects to time, budget and within agreed objectives, deliveries and parameters.

Project Manager - Asset Management software

An Asset Manager Software company is seeking an experienced Implementation Project Manager who would be responsible for a number of diverse projects ranging from technology to business change.

Key purpose:

The key purpose of this Project Manager Role is to drive strategic projects to time, budget and within agreed objectives, deliveries and parameters.

Personal Profile:

  • Project Manager with strong knowledge surrounding Asset Management software (must have worked for an investment management software company)
  • Self-starter with excellent verbal and written communication skills

Responsibilities:

  • Scoping and defining strategic projects
  • Ongoing management, administration and reporting of projects across all area of IT and the business.
  • Drafting required project documentation, including; project initiation documents, project control logs, risk registers, status reports and project plans.
  • Chair and manage regular project meetings.
  • Manage project resource scheduling, allocation and identification.
  • Management of key project stakeholders.
  • Keep projects on track to ensure they are delivered to time, budget and to the agreed scope.
  • Assist with business analysis activities as identified and required.
  • Liaison with third parties as required.

Required experience:

  • 5 years plus previous experience within the software financial services sector, preferably within an investment management software company.
  • 5 years plus Project Management experience
  • Excellent communicator, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work on own initiative, unsupervised, and manage their time effectively.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Methodical and structured approach to tasks and activities.
  • Ability to efficiently and effectively deal with any project related conflicts.
  • Delivery focused with ability to prioritise and identify critical IT and business activities.
  • Experienced in managing business and technical projects using structured methodologies (Price 2 and Agile).
  • Flexible team player within a small, multi-disciplinary team.
  • Possesses drive, demonstrable initiative, influencing skills and a strong work ethic.

Location: City of London

Salary: 65k - 85k plus excellent benefits package + up to 20% Bonus

Key words; Project Manager, Relationship Manager, Client Side, Asset Management, Software, Implementation, Business Knowledge, Full Life-cycle, End to end.