Project Manager

An International Bank in Hong Kong is looking for a Business Analyst for their Asia Cross Divisional Program!

Your new company
The company is a one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organisations with over 40 million customers. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including Wealth and Personal Banking, Commercial Banking, and Global Banking & Markets in 63 countries and territories in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa, North America and Latin America.

Your new role
As part of the Firm’s growing program of work, the Cross Divisional Programs Group is seeking a Business Analyst (BA) to be based in Hong Kong. The Asia team ensures technology project delivery is being effectively managed throughout the project life cycle.

The team provides key business stakeholders updates through effective communication, expert analysis and quality customer service. This opportunity will also provide the individual with a chance to work with senior members of the firm to drive key business initiatives and collaborate across multiple locations in the Asia region.

  • Driving analysis and feasibility studies for potential projects
  • Interaction with the business, technology, operations and finance to conduct Business Analysis and documentation of current and future state solutions
  • Work closely with the business to oversee and track the portfolio of technology & operational initiatives being delivered
  • Lead and support the execution of product enablement initiatives including operational aspects to enable business initiatives.
  • Assist in the coordination and preparation for key governance forums such as working groups and steering committees
  • Assist in the development of implementation strategies and project plans; liaise with Project Managers to update their project schedules and provide assistance in the planning and execution of their project portfolios, milestone identification and key deliverables
  • Develop and implement strategy for the identification, tracking and subsequent monitoring of project related items including risks, issues, assumptions, dependencies and associated costs and resources
  • Interaction with other technology silos, operations, finance and risk teams to coordinate testing, and deployment
  • Work with global / regional counterparts to provide synergies between regions and ensure the compliance with global best practices

What you'll need to succeed
  • Minimum 8+ years professional experience, preferably at a major management consulting firm or financial institution, technical background/understanding preferable
  • Knowledge of the financial services industry, preferably within an investment bank with sales and trading, finance, operations, technology or internal audit background
  • Strong communication skills – the candidate must demonstrate the ability to liaise confidently with both internal and external business stakeholders, as well as possessing excellent customer service expertise
  • Excellent verbal and written skill with ability to create high quality written products that are comprehensive, accurate, and tailored to the audience
  • Solid understanding of the Project Lifecycle (PLC) and System Development Lifecycle (SDLC) components
  • MS-Project, MS Excel, and general MS-Office skills essential

What you'll get in return
  • Be part of a top tier International Bank in Hong Kong
  • Career development and top-notch employee opportunities
  • Forward-looking environment defined by open communication, collaboration, learning and dedicated career management

What you need to do now
If you are interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ or forward your latest resume to Kalpana.charles@hays.com.my If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career at Kalpana.Charles@hays.com.my #1236486

Summary

Job Type
Temporary
Industry
Banking & Financial Services
Location
HongKong
Specialism
Banking and Financial Services
Ref:
1236486

Talk to a consultant

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

Telephone: +60376118666