Head of Project Management

  • Competitive + bonus
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Trevose Partners Limited
  • 14 Aug 17

Our client is a leading global investment bank with operations across a multitude of sectors and business lines. They currently require an experienced VP or Director level project manager to run their New York Client Operations Change The Bank team. This is a great opportunity to take on a highly visible role within a leading institution running and overseeing projects which impact on internal as well as external clients. The current book of work is a mix of business, process enhancement and regulatory driven programs. The successful candidate will have a strong platform to achieve rapid promotion.

The Role:

  • Manage the New York projects team with a  heavy emphasis on team building and improvement
  • Define and scope projects as well as taking full responsibility for project deliverables
  • Work closely with the business to ensure their needs are understood and are represented in the delivered project
  • Partner closely with risk, regulation, technology, finance, operations, legal etc. to achieve consensus on solutions
  • Take ownership of your own portfolio and provide cost benefit analysis for individual projects as well as overseeing the work of your team

 

The Candidate:

  • Proven project management skills with a track record in delivering complex projects on behalf of Front Office and Operations
  • Previous experience in Listed Derivatives or Cash Equities is desirable
  • Strong stakeholder management skills allied with good communication ability
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Self motivated and able to lead a team