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Project Manager

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  • Salary:

    £550 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Haleema Hussain

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0113 274 3000

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Project Manager

You will be joining a Global Custodian Bank to work on an EU Banking Reform Programme to support one of the following workstreams: Risk, Finance or Corporate Treasury.
Initially a 6-month contract based in London, paying up to £600 per day- this is part of a 2 year programme of work.

Main responsibilities include:
  • Coordinate and manage scoping of the nominated regulations assigned to the workstream.
  • Scheduling, preparing and running workshops. Recording actions, decisions and assumptions, and inputting scoping data into the traceability tool.
  • Manage the gap and impact analysis of the regulations. This will include scheduling, preparing and running workshops. Recording actions, decisions and assumptions, and inputting impact data into the traceability tool.
  • Plan, Record and track action to remediate any gaps in the compliance with the regulations.
  • Arrange approval from the Senior Stakeholder.
  • Formulate and define the scope and objectives for their allocated workstream.
  • Lead planning and scope definition through to requirements development and implementation of the solution for their workstream.
  • Manage issues and risks, facilitate resolution and mitigation, identify potential roadblocks and be accountable for keeping their workstream on track.
  • Ensure deliverables are completed on time, within budget and with minimum defects.
  • Adhere to methodologies adopted by the firm to ensure a smooth transition of project outcomes into business as usual.
  • Conduct status meetings. 
  • Provide programme level reporting to senior staff.

Essential skills required:
  • Must have expertise of Prudential Regulation Authority, Capital Risk, Market Risk and Credit Risk disciplines.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a Project Management environment.
  • Knowledge and experience of working within an associated functional area Risk / Finance / Corporate Treasury / Office of Recovery.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Extensive experience with internal senior level stakeholders in large complex Financial Institutions.
  • Well-developed understanding of regulatory and compliance matters and a track record of delivering effective and appropriate solutions to complex regulatory requirements.
  • Able to deliver accurate results to challenging timescales.
  • Organised, proactive and dependable.
  • Attention to detail with focus on accuracy.

Education/qualifications required:
  • Project management qualification such as Prince 2.
  • Bachelor’s degree in business management or related financial industry discipline is preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio, MS Project), and PC proficiency in Windows-based programs.