• Competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Avaloq Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
  • 2019-03-18

Senior Project Manager

  • Full time
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • 18 Mar 19

Senior Project Manager

Help Us to Shape the Banking of Tomorrow

Avaloq is driving the digital transformation and automation of the financial services industry.
Our clients are the leading banks of today and tomorrow. Based on our fully integrated banking software, we create powerful digital experiences provided through a standardized Business Process as a Service (BPaaS) or Software as a Service (SaaS) model to banks and wealth managers.

To further spur innovation, we work with clients, other fintechs, universities and hundreds of third-party developers in a uniquely collaborative way we call the Avaloq Ecosystem.

Headquartered in Switzerland, Avaloq has more than 2,000 employees and has a presence in the world's most demanding financial and innovation centres, including Berlin, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Luxembourg, Madrid, Paris, Singapore and Sydney.

More information is available at www.avaloq.com

Brief Job Description

The Project Manager manages all aspects of projects such as initiating, planning, executing, monitoring, reporting,controlling and closing.

The main responsibilities:

  • Achieve defined objectives of the projects (scope, quality, time, budget, reporting, project staffing including both Avaloq group and external partners and post project reviews).
  • Create contingency, risk management plan and work breakdown structure
  • Develop and monitor project budget
  • Initiate, plan, execute, monitor, control and close medium size projects (e.g sales and implementation of new functionalities and modules or consulting)
  • Lead and direct medium sized project teams
  • Uphold and enforce defined project mgmt. methodology, processes and reporting progress
  • Represent project in governance bodies
  • Ensure interaction between relevant stakeholders and manage conflicts and expectations
  • Lead and manage change
  • Initiate corrective actions where required (manage risk)

Key Requirements:
The ideal Candidate is able to maximize customer value and to shape change effectively.

Additional requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree from a recognized institution, preferably a Masters qualification, specializing in Banking related disciplines
  • Certifications in IPMA, PMP or equivalent is a plus
  • At least 8 years of relevant working experience
  • High EQ and is able to engage/mange Senior Stakeholders well
  • Strong communicator and is able to articulate well.
  • Strong presentation and facilitation skills
  • Ability to apply analytical thinking and intelligent concepts
  • Has a good understanding of our competitors, the Banking as well as the Technology industry
  • Proficient in MS Office

Do you want to apply your knowledge in a professional and dynamic environment? Solve challenging tasks as part of a highly qualified team?

A high level of self-sufficiency in your area of work and an open work-culture awaits you! Click the "Apply Online" button now to apply to this position.

Kindly note that only shortlisted Candidates will be contacted for next steps. We look forward to receive your application!