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Project Manager, £55,000 + Bens, Horsham, Financial Services

  • Location: Horsham
  • Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + Extensive Benefits per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 12 days ago

  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Contact: Richard Puckett
  • Expiry Date: 13 February 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -012021-455546

Project Manager, Up to £55,000 Plus Benefits - Horsham - Financial Services

This is your chance to join a truly iconic financial services organisation. On offer is the chance for a high-caliber Project Manager to drive and implement internal / external change projects. To manage business and technology led change projects using recognised project and change management principles to ensure successful delivery

Key Responsibilities:

· Project Set Up and Closure - business study/project proposals and business cases, alignment with strategic objectives, agreement of project outcomes and benefits, including benefits realisation, measurement and tracking post implementation.

· Works with the relevant business area to ensuring effective business implementation, handover and sign-off etc

· Governance and Reporting - Responsible for the regular project status reporting, relevant to stakeholders and in-line with PMO reporting standards

· Project Delivery - Defines and implements delivery approach for the overall E2E delivery plan (Waterfall or Agile). Obtain approvals and agreements. Owns all project management deliverables and artefacts.

· Planning & Finance - Produces and owns the delivery plan. Controls, manages and monitors timescales and delivery costs/budgets, reporting variances and escalating where appropriate.

· Resource Management - Establishes resource requirements (including roles and responsibilities) and associated FTE costs and budget requirements.

· Stakeholder Management - Identifies key project stakeholders and develops an appropriate stakeholder communication plan. Influence direction of project to meet project milestones.

· Risk - Clearly articulates and captures project risks and issues and ensures there are clear mitigating actions.

· Supports the Programme Manager to develop and embed the project delivery framework for Benchmark Capital.

Essential Criteria

To qualify for this truly unique opportunity Project Managers MUST possess:

· Experience of working and delivering both business change and technical projects within the Financial Services sector (Preferably IFA and Wrap / Platform industry)

· Experience of delivering information security compliance, IT CRM systems and processes are a nice to have.

· Strong stakeholder management and engagement experience

This is a truly outstanding opportunity that offers the successful Project Managers unrivalled technical challenge, career progression and earnings potential.