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Senior Client Facing Project Manager – Financial services – Investments/Securities - PE/2909

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and ambitious Senior Project Manager based in Beckenham to lead key projects for flagship clients The role will deliver services to our major clients and to Project Manage new initiatives \ corporate events. The Project Manager is responsible for the delivery of end-to-end projects including scoping, planning, executing, and monitoring the time, cost and quality of the projects. Working in a matrix management environment delivering technical\business projects into wider strategic programmes.

The role
Key focus must be on project delivery, client\internal communication, status reporting, risk management, service excellence and escalation of issues that cannot be resolved by the project team. In general, making sure projects are delivered within budget, on schedule and to agreed quality, through the use of best project management practices Travel between the offices in London and Beckenham will be required occasionally. As well as occasional visits to the client’s office.

Essential Skills
** Proven full project life cycle experience in financial services.
** Minimum of 5 years in a project management role or senior management based role with project leadership responsibility.
** Good knowledge of MS Project.
** Numerate and good data handling and analysis capability
** Proven client management experience.
** Ability to build strong internal\external client relationships.
** Experience/qualification in formal project management methodology for example Prince 2/APMP.
** Good understanding of project management principles – planning, tracking, risk management, issue management reporting, change control using Microsoft Project.
** Delivery of business & IT related projects.
** Working to tight deadlines.
** Leadership and motivation of multi-discipline project teams.
** Able to delegate effectively and negotiate time scales with shared delivery teams.
** Strong analytical and problem solving capability.
** Logical and methodical approach to delivery of solutions.

Desirable Experience
** Experience Financial Services, Share Registration, and Share Plans industry. Working within a regulated environment and dealing with legal, compliance, IT, operations, client services and marketing.
** Financial services and Client facing experience.
** Experience of producing or supporting the production of business cases.
** Investment/Securities/Registration experience.
** Experience of workshop facilitation.
** Experience of formal requirements management process.
** Experience of managing external suppliers.
** Ms Access capability

The client
A leading global provider of financial administration solutions, working in partnership with over 7000 clients including Asset managers and investors, Business managers and asset owners. The client provide the infrastructure through which assets are secured or deployed in both regulated and unregulated markets.

This role will be based in the clients Beckenham office and has fantastic transport links into central London and Kent including Train, Tram and Buses. The office is in close proximity to a large shopping centre which includes a number of high quality restaurants.

Please note your CV will not be submitted for this or any other role without your prior approval.
SQ Computer Personnel Limited acts as both an Employment Agency and Employment Business.
Maria Ellisdon
Contact Email:
020 8463 0555

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