Global Finance Change Project Manager

Job type:
on-site
Start:
n.a
Duration:
6 months
From:
Generic Network
Place:
London
Date:
10/13/2011
Country:
flag_no USA
project ID:
253319

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Global Finance Change Project Manager

The Project Manager will be responsible for:

  • Leading, managing and driving delivery of system change & process enhancements and re-engineering to meet developing requirements across the Group Finance.
  • Relationship management with Group Finance stakeholders globally, regional project managers and business analysts.
  • Must also possess the ability to prioritize effectively, manage stakeholder expectations successfully, and apply programme management standards to a number of initiatives that often are managed in Tandem.
  • Management without authority. Being able to influence others to align them towards the project goals.
  • Demonstrate the ability to collaboratively work with stakeholders to communicate goals, success criteria, performance measures and setting the climate for success in project and business initiatives.

Technical Skill Requirements

  • In-depth Finance background
  • Understands the full project life cycle from requirements through to implementation
  • Well-developed project management, interpersonal, organizational, negotiation, problem-solving and communication skills
  • Knowledge of formal project management methods eg Prince 2

Educational Requirements

  • Graduate with good honours degree
  • ACA or other accounting qualification
  • Postgraduate education eg MBA a plus but not essential
  • Prince 2 or other Project Management certification a plus

Personal Skills Requirements

  • Dynamic and willing individual with good interpersonal, leadership and influencing skills
  • Solution orientated. Strong communications skills at all levels

Required Work Experience

  • Track record of delivering projects through complete project life cycle
  • Demonstrated experience of large scale project implementations involving IT and significant process change
  • Experience of dealing with senior management with a leading consulting firm within financial services