Project Leader, Senior Associate Project Leader, Senior Associate …

State Street (Europe)
in Gdańsk, Pomorskie, Poland
Permanent, Full time
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State Street (Europe)
in Gdańsk, Pomorskie, Poland
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
State Street (Europe)
Project Leader, Senior Associate
Project Management responsibilities:
  • The Project Leader drives the development and maintenance of project plans, Status Reports, issue and action logs and SharePoint site;
  • Support of work stream and governance meetings - sets meeting agendas and documents meeting minutes for meetings to discuss progress and address issues to achieve milestones and objectives for the execution of the plans;
  • Tracking: resources, hours and hiring for resources, and rolling up globally with inputs from teams;
  • The Project Leader actively communicates the status of work with other team members to ensure that everyone involved is fully informed, and if necessary re-allocates work;
  • The Project Leader must provide support to multiple engagements simultaneously to ensure work is completed within pre-determined deadlines by managing his/her time appropriately;
  • The jobholder will primarily support US focused and global State Street projects;
  • Ensures adherence to State Street's internal Project Management methodologies and standards;

Core business requirements:
  • 3+ years of professional experience (preferably in financial services);
  • Understanding of project lifecycle and proven participation in projects as project member;
  • Excellent project management skills;
  • Knowledge of Project Management Institute Standards or certification (e.g. CAPM/PMP) will be a considerable advantage;
  • Proficiency in English is a must;

Core soft skills:
  • Evidence of strong communication and negotiation skills;
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines;
  • Excellent analytical skills;
  • Strong presentation and facilitation skills including experience in remote / virtual meetings (via Teleconference, Video Conference, Webex, etc.);
  • Strong relationship management skills;
  • Strong organizational skills;
  • Problem solving ability;
  • Continuous improvement mind-set.

We offer:
  • Employee savings plan;
  • Premium life insurance package;
  • VIP medical package;
  • International operating environment;
  • Language classes;
  • Soft skills trainings;
  • Technical workshops;
  • Development sessions with a mentor;
  • Diversity of opportunities across a range of challenging and highly complex activities;
  • Technical or leadership career pathway.