Senior Project Manager - 'Big Four' Financial Services firm (Manchester)

  • Manchester
  • Contract
  • Per Day £550 - £550

One of the 'Big Four' Financial Services firms, is seeking a Senior Project Manager to join a high profile remediation project, within Risk Advisory.

This is a fantastic opportunity to manage various projects and work streams within the operation; focusing on leadership, delivery and managing stakeholder expectations.

Responsibilities:

  • Devise, manage and oversee bespoke work streams, in line with client objectives.
  • Lead project teams.
  • Liaise with the client and senior stakeholders to establish and support project needs.
  • Interact with operations and internal teams to ensure delivery of project strategy.
  • Utilise logical and strategic thinking to mitigate and resolve arises issues.
  • Act as point of contact for the PMO and IT Case Management team, in line with project targets.
  • Utilise business analytics to mitigate risks and formulate creative solutions to arising issues.
  • Design and implement process design/improvement methodology.
  • Direct mission control function, in line with operational requirements.

Requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree is preferred.
  • Minimum 5+ years Project Management experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Advanced user of Microsoft Office packages, particularly Excel and MS Project.
  • Experience in Financial Services is essential.
  • Comfortable with FS terminology.
  • Experience producing and implementing detailed project plans.
  • Analytical and problem solver.
  • Leadership experience.
  • Experience liaising with stakeholders at all levels.

This is an immediate start three month contract (scope to extend), based in Manchester.

The hours are Monday - Friday 09:00-17:30. £550 daily rate (dependent on experience).

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please send your CV to Diana Duggan Associates.