Project Manager - Finance - London - 6 months

Project Manager - Finance - London - 6 months

Job Title: Project Manager - Finance - London - 6 months
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Start Date: asap
Reference: HQ00088201_1548865495
Contact Name: William Wakefield
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 30, 2019 16:24

Job Description

Project Manager - Finance - London - 6 months

My finance client are searching for a experienced Project manager with proven track record working closely with GDPR and AML

This is a 6 month contract working in Central London. The ideal candidate will be available immediately and come from a strong finance background.

Overview of the Role

This role will be focused on the delivery of GDPR/AML support related technologies for our global business. The overall goal is to solicit and solidify requirements that will support operational compliance around GDPR/AML and other related legislation to serve as a liaison between business and technical aspects of the project; to help plan project stages and assess business implications for each stage; to monitor progress to assure deadlines, standards and cost targets are met.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supporting business stakeholders and internal business analysists in the delivery of technology and process change
  • Negotiate with project stakeholders and/or suppliers to obtain resources to meet requirements
  • Analyse business requirements related to records management for GDPR / AML
  • Recommend solutions including implementation of 3rd party tools to support the business requirements
  • Design and implement functionality to deliver the solution
  • Establish artifacts that are compliant with project management protocol
  • Establish and execute a project communication plan
  • Negotiate project delivery methodology based on requirements and system
  • Prepare project status reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
  • Initiate, review and obtain approve modifications to project plans
  • Schedule and facilitate meetings for Steering Committees, Working Groups as necessary; facilitate discussion on decision making and conflict resolution
  • Assist with project execution to ensure adherence to budget, schedule and scope
  • Direct or coordinate activities of project personnel
  • System test the functionality to ensure that it meets business requirements and design
  • Coordinate acceptance testing by the business
  • Implementation and post go live support

Technical Skills and Qualifications

  • Must be able to communicate well with teams
  • Must be able to lead and demonstrate value-add principals to a team
  • Must be able to ensure project management concepts and principles are adhered to, the be voice of reason, make the tough calls when necessary
  • Agile methodology delivery in data projects
  • Must be able to notice difference/issues and elevate to management as necessary
  • Self-starter - high energy
  • Must be able to facilitate discussion and guide toward alternatives or different approaches
  • Must be able to lead a matrixed team
  • Must desire to bring disclosure and transparency to the business - grow business trust

Competencies Required

  • Knowledge of the Financial Services arena, Asset Management an advantage
  • Experience of implementing records management solutions to address data protection and AML requirements desirable
  • Experience of data management solutions to address data protection and AML requirements desireable
  • Analysis / design techniques including use of appropriate diagrams
  • Proficiency in SQL to support data impact analysis
  • Troubleshooting and root cause analysis / problem solving skills
  • Experience working in a task-oriented environment
  • Understand basic fundamentals of software development
  • Familiarity of project management principles and methodologies
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with all levels of management, staff, outside vendors, contractors, and consultants

If you are interested in hear more please reply with an updated CV.

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