Project Manager (Business Finance Change and Systems Lead)
August 29, 2020
Define, manage and maintain the Project Plan and other project controls (risks/issues etc).
Manage the end-to-end delivery of workstreams.
Manage relationships with key stakeholders globally
Represent global banking management Business Finance on the wider global banking management Finance Programme.
Understand and articulate the rationale, vision and purpose of the project.
Establish project control and reporting structures.
Structure delivery into logical phases
Delegate specific and appropriate delivery tasks to project members.
Coordinate the activities of all delivery staff within the project.
Identify, manage and monitor team dynamics and build a cohesive team environment.
Drive delivery of the project throughout the project delivery lifecycle.
Identify, manage and resolve project risks, issues & dependencies.
Report status in a precise and clear manner to senior stakeholders.
See delivery of the project through to completion.
Drive and ensure project benefits realisation.
Document and report project outcomes and provide structured handover to BAU.
Understands stakeholders' business processes, identifying and meeting stakeholders' needs,
Aligns with and manages stakeholder expectations.
Ensure management information is provided to and easily understood by programme and project leaders, senior management, steering committees
Ability to interact with all levels of employees to facilitate, implement and measure this strategic initiative.
Work closely with Business Finance Change Delivery and TM1 IT teams to ensure smooth navigation through change and IT delivery processes
Operational risk will be managed in accordance with the Group's strategic project life cycle methodology, Risk Based Project Management (RBPM) and all GFCP standards.
Continually reassess the operational risks associated with the role and inherent in the business, taking account of changing economic or market conditions, legal and regulatory requirements, operating procedures and practices, management restructurings, and the impact of new technology.
Ensuring all actions take account of the likelihood of operational risk occurring.
Strict Governance will be observed in accordance with FIM standards.
Adhere to and be able to demonstrate adherence to internal controls.
Implement the Group compliance policy by containing compliance risk in liaison with Global Head of Compliance, Global Compliance Officer, Area Compliance Officer or Local Compliance Officer.
ACA or other accounting qualification a plus but not essential
PRINCE2 or other Project Management certification (e.g. PMP) required, or strong experience in role
Minimum 6-8 years ecperience in project delivery within Banking
MInimum 6-10 years of project management of system and / or process implementations
Good understanding of global banking MI reporting processes and business requirements
Has an appreciation for business and technical architecture
Demonstrated problem solving skills
Strong relationship skills and worked in a client relationship role e.g. change delivery or consulting
Understands the agile methodology
Well-developed project management, interpersonal, organisational, negotiation, problem-solving and communication skills