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IT Securities Portfolio Manager - Financial Services - London

Job Title: IT Securities Portfolio Manager - Financial Services - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Industry: financial services
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
REF: BBBH16632_1507135969
Contact Name: Bethany Young
Job Published: 14 days ago

Job Description

Company description:

A market leading global financial services institution, highly respected for its quality services and experience, now operating across four continents.

The Role:

This role is for an experienced Portfolio Manager with an excellent understanding of Programme delivery within an IT/Business environment. The incumbent will be working closely with Technology and Business Programme Managers to define communicate and manage projects of varying complexities and scale.

  • Manage portfolio of projects across several asset classes
  • Ensure projects deliver within budget against business objectives and strategy.
  • Ensure the delivery of change is in accordance with the group change governance methodology
  • Co-ordinate and lead all aspects of the project across the full project life cycle - initiation, definition, design, testing, and implementation

Skills:

  • Experience of managing complex projects/Programme within the Financial services industry
  • Experience of leading and mentoring mid to junior Project manager(s)
  • Experience of multiple asset classes like Fixed Income, Equities and Derivatives
  • Able to demonstrate an excellent understanding of capital markets primarily Securities Clearing and the trade life cycle
  • Experience of working with different development methodology (Waterfall and Agile)
  • Experience of managing change in a dynamic and complex environment
  • Experience of shaping and planning initiatives with significant budgetary responsibility