Project Manager/Solutions Lead

 Location: London
 Salary: Competitive daily rate
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Meraki Talent has been engaged to recruit an exciting contract opportunity to join a leading professional services firm in London as a Project Manager/Solutions Lead. The successful appointee will be responsible for a team of Business Analysts and work closely with the application development teams and technology architects to formulate highly effective and robust design plans.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Leading architectural reviews and vendor proposals to identify which solutions promise the best return on investment
  • Delivering technical requirements to transition a design into a working solution
  • Planning, scheduling, controlling and reporting activities ensuring that project risks are actively managed through to their resolution
  • Managing several Business Analysts in analysing processes and requirements to ensure they meet the strategic design requirements and guiding the team to successful solution design
  • Production and delivery of all design and solution documentations for sign off by the Process Owner and executive management
  • Ensuring clear traceability of requirements through to design sign off for delivery

Required Experience:

  • Strong business and technology acumen and well versed in the solution lifecycle including business requirements gathering, design, testing, data conversion, reporting etc.
  • Strong track record of success as a Project Manager - ideally within insurance, risk management, reinsurance or investment advisory
  • Strong communication and organisational skills to manage and influence senior stakeholders
  • Demonstrable problem solving, conflict management and decision-making skills
  • Experience working with global teams
  • Ability to lead effective workshops
  • Proficiency in project management tools including MS Project, Excel, PowerPoint

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a prestigious professional services institution where your efforts and skills will be immediately recognised and appreciated across the business.

Meraki Talent values diversity in our own workforce and we actively support our clients to build diverse and inclusive workplaces. For all our roles, both internal and those on behalf of our clients, we welcome enquiries from everyone

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Principle Consultant

Deepak Amriwala

Deepak is an experienced City recruitment professional who has a strong track record of success within Banking, Consultancy, Asset Management and FinTech. He has close to ten years’ experience in recruitment with a pedigree in Business Change, Transformation and Operations hiring.