Project Manager

  • Job Reference: MF115
  • Date Posted: 15 January 2024
  • Recruiter: McKenzie Fox
  • Location: Douglas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: McKenzie Fox
  • Email: jobs@mckenziefox.com
  • Telephone: 01624 698900

Job Description

PROJECT MANAGER | ref.MF115

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our client as a Project Manager. The successful candidate will have an important role actively managing and driving projects on the Group change portfolio. Ownership and accountability for delivery of cross-functional projects that enable the company to deliver business benefits on time, within budget and to agreed quality standards.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

New products/markets, regulatory and mandatory projects, technology projects and operational efficiency improvements.

Ensure business and operational readiness for delivery of solution.

Project governance including planning, issue and risk management and project budget oversight.

Coordinate and/or oversee analysis of requirements ensuring business gets value for money.

Implementing high quality solutions through management of robust testing activity and ensuring delivery against agreed scope.

Accurate and timely communication with stakeholders to ensure they are informed.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

Proficient Project Manager – minimum 3 years, ideally within the Financial Services sector.

Excellent project management skills including - planning, issue/risk management and project budget oversight.

Managing large projects or multiple projects simultaneously.

Ability to build and maintain relationships at all levels within the company and with third parties, including outsource providers.

Facilitation, presentation, and report writing skills.

Able to embrace change and support the project team and recipients of the change, through the process.

Working knowledge and experience of PRINCE2, Agile or equivalent project management methodologies.

Be prepared to travel where the project requires it – including overseas.

Be equally at home working alone or as part of a team.

To discuss this role further or to apply, email your CV to jobs@mckenziefox.com. You can call us on 01624 698900 quoting reference MF115.