Senior Project Manager - Software Development

Recruiter
Blayney Personnel Limited
Location
London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Aug 2019
Closes
26 Aug 2019
Ref
1241179205
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a leading Wealth Management firm, is looking to appoint a Senior Project Manager to work within their Technology team in London.
The role is to provide project management for their client reporting re-engineering project. The project is tasked with delivering a completely new solution for all client reporting needs with both technology and business process changes part of the delivery scope. The holder will be responsible for delivery of the end to end solution, and therefore requires recent and extensive experience of managing software development projects, some of which will have been undertaken in an Agile environment.
They require a Project Manager with solid experience in delivering change within a development environment, ideally from a wealth management background.
The project manager will be responsible for the full lifecycle of the project and responsible for:•Management of in-house and third party development using Agile methodologies •Delivery of a fully tested client reporting solution •Managing the full project plan and task list utilising MS Project; and other tools as required. •Managing project resources across multiple workstreams, both within Technology and across other areas of the organisation (Legal, Compliance, Risk etc.) •Management RAID logs and escalation as required •Liaising with external vendors where required
To apply, you will have a solid background in dlivering major projects within a development environment; previous work on delivering a client reporting solution would be seen as a distinct advantage. You will also have previous experience of working with application vendors, stakeholders and in delivering solutions to tight deadlines and budgets. A Prince2 or ISEB qualification would be beneficial however extensive project management experience within financial services is more important.

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