Project Manager - Transformation

Recruiter
Oliver James Associates Limited
Location
London
Salary
£70k - £850k pa + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Project Manager - Asset Management / Investment Banking / Insurance - TRANSFORMATION

£70,000-£85,000 + Excellent Bonus & Benefits

Key Purpose

Managing the delivery of high profile transformation projects which span over multiple business areas within the business environment and ensuring that the project objectives and business requirements are met.

Key Outputs

* Applying and adhering to the Project Management principles and processes and ensuring that they are effectively applied throughout the lifecycle of the project, through to project closure and operational handover.
* Senior / C-Suite level stakeholder engagement, both internal and external
* Effective resolution of issues.
* Supporting, guiding, motivating and facilitating the project teams through the project processes.
* Identification and management of risks and opportunities.
* Communication of project progress to management and project stakeholders.
* Commercial/ operating a P & L experience helpful for project efficiency

Competencies

* A sound knowledge of project management theory, and the key areas of project management. (transformation change)
* Ability to grasp concepts of a technical nature quickly, with a sound understanding of the underlying business environment.
* Ability to multi-task, managing several projects concurrently.
* The ability to understand the big picture and strategic objectives, displaying organisational sensitivity.
* The ability to take ownership and display high levels of responsibility and initiative
* Excellent communication skills, both formal and informal.
* Ability to manage people, with strong interpersonal and relationship building skills.
* Excellent facilitation and presentation skills.
* Strong negotiation skills.
* A person who possesses strong leadership traits, who can work with a minimum of supervision.
* A high level of maturity and ability to handle oneself under pressure.
* A methodical problem solver with the ability to motivate and influence others to deliver according to tight deadlines.
* An eagerness to organise and lead, showing discipline and pragmatism, drive and a sense of urgency.
* An enthusiasm for continuous learning and professional development.
* Ambitious, Hungry, Hands-on

Qualifications & Experience

- Transformational Project Management experience within Asset Management/ Investment Banking / Insurance space
- Strong Stakeholder management skills
- Must have full life project delivery experience

If you believe that the above describes you, please get in touch with Tom Ogden at Oliver James Associates to find out more- [Phone number removed] / [Email address removed] or click apply. If successful, you will be contacted within 24 hours. Oliver James are engaged as an employment organisation with an exclusive partnership for this particular client