Project Manager - Investment Management

Northreach Limited
United Kingdom
£700 - £900 per day
30 Sep 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, a global Investment Management firm are seeking a talented Project Manager to work with their Retail Change Management Team on an initial 6 month contract basis. Key responsibilities: * Managing product and service development projects (or sub-projects) from approval through to launch. The job holder will be required to lead and motivate multi-disciplined teams of Retail staff, external service providers and advisers to ensure projects deliver to scope, on time and within budget * Managing feasibility reviews ahead of project implementations as allocated * Leading projects in accordance with the established control and reporting framework (the Retail Change Process) * Reporting to and consulting with the Retail Projects Oversight Group, project sponsors and project board (when applicable) to update on progress, costs, risks, issues etc * Assisting the Retail COO and the Head of Change Management in the evaluation of product and service development ideas Canddidate Requirements: * You are a confident and adaptable individual equipped with appropriate interpersonal skills required to lead successful project teams * You have experience of leading sizeable projects across multi-disciplinary teams (project duration 12 months and above) * You will have experience of working with individuals at board level * You should have experience of managing projects from initiation to implementation and closure * You can demonstrate that you have good knowledge of the wider investment industry and good understanding of project methods and tools, including appropriate software * You must have good interpersonal skills as Stakeholder Management will be a focus
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