Markets Transformation Project Manager

Contractual | 12 months+ potential extension or direct employment conversion& | ESSENTIAL , CAPITAL MARKETS , TRACK RECORD , PROJECT MANAGEMENT
New York, NY, New York, USA
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Currently, we are looking for talented resources for one of our listed clients. If interested please reply to me with your updated resume or feel free to reach out to me for more details at (949) 565-0301

Title:  Markets Transformation Project Manager 
Location: NYC
Project Duration: 12 months+  potential extension or direct employment conversion 
Worksite Location: Hybrid - Remote and Onsite 2-3 days a week

Job Description:

  • The role will be part of a Capital Markets Program Management team charged with ensuring the timely execution of deliverables across multiple workstreams and functions while imparting subject matter expertise and know-how.
  • The candidate must be an individual experienced in project management with sufficient subject matter expertise and capital markets experience to deliver meaningful solutions that are functional and sustainable.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Drive the timely execution of strategic Capital Markets programs and deliverables through the diligent application of program management principles and standards
  • Lead or participate in working groups, workshops, and with stakeholders to understand business requirements, define project plans, and manage timelines
  • Impart subject matter expertise by providing guidance, support, and constructive challenge on business initiatives to ensure alignment with program strategy
  • Ensure that all target state tools, processes, and controls are socialized effectively and are approved at or by the appropriate governance forum or level
  • Manage internal and external dependencies across initiatives including working closely with Front Office, Quantitative, Finance, Market Risk, Product Owner, Controls, and Technology teams
  • Identify challenges and proactively seek to resolve or escalate risk and issues in a timely and well-articulated manner to the projects by engaging relevant stakeholders and PMs
  • Engage senior stakeholders continuously by escalating and resolving issues as they arise
  • Produce accurate and insightful project update materials and artifacts, tailoring them to various forums and committees
  • Build strong relationships, adopting a joined-up approach, to support the execution of programs

Key Skills Required:

  • Strong and proven track record in strategic Capital Markets project management and delivering complex solutions is essential
  • Has demonstrated experience in Capital Markets Transformation or similar Front Office roles including familiarity with Quantitative, Market Risk, Capital, Finance, and Regulatory concepts
  • Significant experience in scoping, developing, and prioritizing plans for high-visibility initiatives
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; must be articulate and persuasive with the judgment and authority to provide insightful commentary to senior stakeholders
  • A solid understanding of mechanisms to track and communicate performance
  • Ability to drive change to business practices by working effectively across a global organization and understanding different perspectives
  • Thought leadership in target state design through engaging stakeholders at various levels of the organization
  • Demonstrated analytical skills with follow-up and problem-solving capability

Key Skills Preferred:

  • 8+ years of relevant industry experience
  • Demonstrated experience delivering projects related to recovery and resolution plans
  • Experience in managing Capital Markets, Market Risk, Finance, and Regulatory projects
  • Bachelor’s/University degree; Masters degree preferred
  • Project Management certifications e.g. PMP or equivalent a plus

About us:
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