Project Manager - Financial Services

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: Excellent
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Project Manager – Financial Services




Posted day 19/02/2019


Start date Mar– May 2019


Meraki Talent are working with a well-known Financial Services provider that is seeking high calibre Project Manager to manage and enhance the delivery of projects and programs covering an extensive agenda of regulatory change requirements, operating model restructuring and customer service enhancements.


Responsibilities of the Project Manager – Financial Services


  • Manage a number of projects or initiatives within a large portfolio of aimed at achieving key business objectives. These initiatives will include regulatory projects, migrations and customer service enhancements
  • Successful delivery of Projects to time, scope and budget
  • Ensure projects are adequately resourced
  • Ensure dependencies are identified and tracked.
  • Timely production of deliverables and management of risks/issues

Background of the Project Manager – Financial Services


  • Full end to end Project Manager ideally from Life and Pensions, Insurance, Banking, Investment Management, Investment Servicing etc.
  • Experience in Business Change, Regulatory Change, operational improvement and/or migration experience
  • Evidence of successful delivery of large, multi-functional, cross-business projects using both Waterfall and Agile/Hybrid methodology.
  • A knowledge of project budget management processes that includes how to conduct regular re-forecasting, tracking variance, and the impact of change control.
  • Strong business influencing and decision-making skills that achieve early resolution of key decisions and remove conflict from the project.
  • Relevant project management qualification - example Prince 2 or APM (desirable)

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