Finance Change Project Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page International Rec Ltd
Location
London
Salary
75000.00 - 85000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
02 Aug 2017
Expires
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Finance Change Project Manager will be involved in a Finance multi-year change programme with the aim to implement and integrate a new finance System.

Client Details

A major bank based in London

Description

Finance Change Project Manager will be involved in a Finance multi-year change programme with the aim to implement and integrate a new finance system

* The work you do will be crucial in supporting the banks Treasury activity under ring fencing regulations and you'll also help to improve controls and reduce costs

* As you'll collaborate with a broad range of stakeholders, you'll be perfectly positioned to build your professional network

* Your remit will cover all the accounting subledger on-boarding activity, as well as associated Finance controls, processes and reporting within Finance

As Finance Change Project Manager, you'll be responsible for the Finance delivery of the project. This will involve project managing the activity of the Finance Change team, Finance line teams, subject matter experts and Finance Solutions IT team members. You'll take ownership of the finance plan, working collaboratively with our finance solutions technology partners. In doing so, you'll ensure appropriate finance governance in maintained.

Your responsibilities will also include:

* Managing the relationship with the Finance sponsor of the project

* Liaising with other support areas such as Front Office, Transaction Management and Operations, Market Risk and Credit Risk, IT Dev Teams and Production Support

* Supporting the finance stream leads and Business Analysts' deliverables, including driving the plan, prioritising and organising work, and ensuring tasks are completed and issues closed

* Joining up requirements and deliverables with other projects and teams

* Identifying, owning and resolving risks, issues and dependencies for your project

Profile

Finance Change Project Manager along with a strong Treasury or Investment Banking Finance background, you'll have extensive experience in a Finance Change Function of an investment bank. You'll have excellent project and programme management skills, including planning, problem solving, stakeholder management, prioritisation, and time management.

You'll also have:

* Experience of system implementation, trade migrations to new systems, and end to end system testing into Finance systems within Financial Services

* An understanding of business analysis approaches and deliverables

* The ability to drive out solutions and bring people together to resolve issues collaboratively

* Strong communication skills, able to translate requirements and solutions into controlled implementations

* Knowledge of accounting systems, and finance reporting and controlling processes

Job Offer

Upto GBP85K + strong benefits package