Project Manager (Front Office Regulations)

Brilliant Project Management role in an investment bank!
Your new company
A leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, institutional securities, investment management and wealth management services. With offices in more than 42 countries, the Firm’s employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments, institutions and individuals.

The Firm's Cross Divisional Programs Group is seeking a Project Manager (PM), based in Hong Kong. This role will provide the individual an opportunity to work within the landscape in Asia to deliver business expansion projects and other top risk and regulatory initiatives across multiple markets and asset classes. This opportunity will provide the individual with a chance to work with senior members of the firm in order to drive continuous improvement.

Your new role
  • Provide project management to support the equities’ business, driving business analysis and feasibility studies for potential projects
  • Work closely with the business and development managers to oversee and track the portfolio of technology initiatives being delivered for front office sales & trading
  • Interaction with other technology silos, operations and finance to coordinate front to back testing
  • Manage and deliver region specific Business Expansion (Product) and Regulatory Change projects, from analysis of their front to back impact on the business to delivery of resultant changes
  • Assist with managing the pipeline of work for the business and facilitating prioritization in line with current supply/demand
  • Support standardization and consistency in projects, risk management processes and procedures, and ensure adherence to company tools and applications

What you'll need to succeed
  • University degree with at least 8-12 years of relevant work experience in a major management consulting firm or within the financial services industry
  • Knowledge of sales and trading, finance, operations, technology or internal audit background preferred
  • Strong Project Management skills and demonstrated ability to work under pressure
  • Strong analytic and problem solving / process improvement skills, ability to learn quickly, manage multiple demands, changing priorities and solve poorly defined problems
  • Excellent verbal and written skills with an ability to create high quality written products that are comprehensive, accurate and tailored to the audience
  • Outstanding ability to work effectively across all levels of the organisation with excellent influencing and negotiation skills
  • Overall experience in hands-on project management, specifically in information technology-related projects essential and supporting financial services businesses

What you'll get in return
• The opportunity to work in a leading investment bank
• The opportunity to collaborate with like-minded individuals
• The career development opportunities working in a fast-paced environment

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please send your updated CV to veenie.ng@hays.com.my for a confidential discussion on your career. #1225801

Summary

Job Type
Temporary
Industry
Banking & Financial Services
Location
HongKong
Specialism
Banking and Financial Services
Ref:
1225801

Talk to a consultant

Talk to VeeNie Ng, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hong Kong
6604-06,66/F, ICC, 1 Austin Road West, West Kowloon

Telephone: 0376118624