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Project Manager Job in New York, NY

  • Location:
    New York , New York
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    Project Manager
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Project Manager Job in New York, NY
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.
If you think you are a great fit for the Project Manager Job in New York, NY then please apply today!

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