IT Project Manager - Finance/Legal/Regulatory Compliance IT Project Manager - Finance/Legal/Regulatory  …

in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
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in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
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IT Project Manager - Finance/Legal/Regulatory Compliance
IT Project Manager holds the overall responsibility and accountability for IT project management within the Technology domain. He/she should work in partnership with finance, operations and technology to deliver projects to agreed scope, schedule, budget and quality.

  • Principal Role: Prepare project feasibility studies, cost-benefit analysis and proposals and obtain required approvals from appropriate IT management and project sponsors
  • Establish project plans, resources, budgets and time-frames, and assign tasks
  • Identify, track and communicate project progress, milestones, deliverables changes and dependencies within the schedule, costs, issues and risks
  • Manage team's performance of project tasks, provide technical advice and guidance, schedule assignments and training for development, prepare performance appraisals
  • Coordinate project activities across multiple development, product management, user experience and QA teams in a matrix organization
  • Secure acceptance and approval of deliverables or revisions to the project from the project sponsor and stakeholders
  • Manage vendor relationship and deliverables
  • Evaluate and recommend purchases of software packages, hardware and service vendors where appropriate
  • Ensure work deliverables are in compliance with bank policies and regulatory requirements.
  • Plan for and oversee preparation of documentation of each project phase (business requirements, functional specification, project plan, test strategy, test plan, etc), training and support in new/modified applications

Domain Knowledge:
  • Experience managing Finance/Legal/Regulatory Compliance transformation projects including but not limited to Regulatory Reporting automation, FATCA/CRS, MIS Reporting, AML/KYC and Basel Reporting
  • Understanding of technical aspects of system integration in a mix technology environment

  • 8+ years in project management in IT in financial institutions delivering projects exceeding S$ 1 mil preferably in a regional or group environment
  • Self starting with excellent leadership and team building skills
  • Ability to resolve complex problems creatively
  • Ability to step into the details when needed to resolve impediments yet has full visibility of end-to-end view of project
  • Ability to run multiple projects concurrently, working closely with cross-functional team members for delivery, usually under pressure of regulatory deadline
  • Experience in managing senior stakeholders with prior experience in running project steercos
  • Certification or formal training in project management (PMP) and/or agile methodology (CSM) is an advantage