Project Manager - French Speaking - Investment Bank

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Project Manager - French Speaking - Investment Bank

A Global Investment Bank are currently looking for an experienced Project Manager, within this role it will be reporting to the Trading Business Manager within their Global Markets Division you will manage the upgrade of the FX Options and Precious Metal desks to a new information system (FCO to OT). This is an initial 12 month contract and would be based from their London HQ (WFH to be discussed) and the pay rate for the role is around £700 - £800 per day (to be discussed) via an Umbrella company (PAYE rates also available). Fluent in French and English required.
As part of a Global Market division, the individual will be a self-starter with a strong conviction that technology can lead the transformation in our industry. Closely working with Traders, quantitative research and support function, you will manage the upgrade of the FX Options and Precious Metal desks to a new information system. Working in an agile-oriented environment with market experts, cutting edge technology and external vendor solutions, your individual drive will help our technology teams to achieve our ambitious business targets through technology enablement. You will be working on Leading Vendor based Solutions named Orchestrade coupled with sophisticated in-house tailor made solutions.

. Experience with systems Orchestrade and/or FX Options and Precious Metal value chain
. Experience of working with all levels of staff globally, especially traders and sales in a pressured Front Office environment.
. Proven track record of delivering business change projects in a Capital Markets context
. Experienced at converting business objectives into IT solutions
. Experienced Business and Systems analyst with product and process knowledge across Front Office and support functions
. Project management skills, experience in documenting business requirements and ability to train users to adopt new technologies and processes.
. Experience of working with development, business analysts, QA and release management teams to ensure product delivered is high quality, performant and fit for purpose.

. Fluent in French and English required
. Ability to build a strong network within the Product Line & with Support Functions (GOP, GIT) Teams & managers.
. Solution oriented & pragmatic/"Can do" attitude, proven problem solving skills.
. Capability to envision new & simplified target processes, flexible mind-set & creative thinking ("out of the box").
. Capacity to work in highly changing contexts and to reconcile business orientations with execution constraints.
. Extensive & excellent functional knowledge of front to back capital markets products and processes (Front to Back Office to Middle Office & Risk competencies).

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