Project Manager - Investment Management/Prince2/Agile
As a Business and IT Project Manager for my client a highly successful investment management firm based in the City, you will be responsible for defining the scope of the project and maintain full project plans at milestone and task levels and identify risk and manage contingency plans with every project.
The Project Manager will be responsible for project initiation documentation including costings etc, identify agree and manage resources including budget, resource, systems, suppliers etc. to archive agree project and business initiatives.
The project manager will provide support to the BA function and support business processes and assist with issue resolution etc. Projects in the pipeline to include a data warehousing project, an equity trading system gap analysis and upgrade.
The successful candidate will have at least 5 year's experience in managing IT based projects ideally in a financial institution (investment management or investment banking would be desirable) incorporating front and back office activities and be responsible for successful delivery of projects in-line with business objectives using Prince 2 and both waterfall and agile methodologies.
Any experience of financial software including Charles River, Dream, and Dimension. Familiarity with FIX, SQL, and .net technologies is advantageous.
The client can offer in return for your skills a superb working environment with excellent working conditions and benefits and the opportunity to work with peers who believe in knowledge sharing in a very successful culture.