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Project Manager III Job - New York, New York

  • Location:
    New York , New York
  • Category:
    Project Manager
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Line 1: 101 Barclay Street
City: New York
State/Province: New York
Zip/Postal Code: 10286
Country: United States
Senior BA/Project Manager – Risk Technology, Markets
Role Description
As a project manager in risk technology you will engage with senior market risk and front office stakeholders, as well as with technology leads within markets technology and beyond.
Your responsibility will cover:
- Take projects from inception to execution, defining initial plan and actively managing on-going delivery
- Keep control of project financials and headcount
- Plan and execute changes across all involved functions – technology, business, operations
- Break down barriers to success, escalate appropriately to senior technology and business leadership and work collaboratively with your peers
- Ensure that business outcomes are achieved and that full stakeholder buy-in is ensured
- Negotiate plan scope and effort to meet business outcomes in the most effective matter
- Formal project reporting to ensure we are communicating to finance and central program management to the level expected
- Work with the business to structure different business requirements into a prioritized set of requirements, with estimates
Key projects in 2017 and 2018 include significant expansion and re-engineering in VaR, Counterparty Risk, Front Office, Risk based Margining and Front Office risk management. Business areas include FICC cash and derivatives trading, Equity Derivatives and a significant, market leading securities finance and repo business.
Skills and Qualifications
- Solid project management skills – including strong use of MS Project and disciplined approach to project artefacts
- Experience in cross functional project delivery across technology, market risk,
- Proven Ability to create and enforce structure in an unstructured environment
- Technical acumen – ability to equally work with software engineers and risk managers
- Experience with cash bond risk measures and counterparty risk highly beneficial
- Experience with MUREX high beneficial
Bachelor's degree in business or technical-related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, advanced degree preferred 10-12 years of experience in providing consulting advice to senior IT and business management required. Experience is in financial industry technology a must.
• Will this be temp to perm? Yes
• How many years of experience are you looking for? 5 to 10+ years
• Is financial experience a must? Yes
• Degree required/type? Masters preferred but not required
• What are the top 3 skills that you’ll be looking for on a resume?
- Strong understanding of technology delivery life cycle
- Able to forecast financials and keep project within budget
- Able to communicate project deliverables to senior stakeholder and business owners

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