Consultancy Director, APAC - Buy-Side

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Talent International
  • 15 Dec 18

In this role you will plan, monitor and manage client facing projects from initiation through completion. You will lead/coordinate project planning, resourcing, staffing, supply and subcontract management, progress reporting, troubleshooting and people management. You'll ensure project results meet requirements regarding technical quality, reliability, schedule and cost. You will also ensure personal and team utilization is maintained at established performance targets

Responsibilities:

  • Supervise the organization’s professional services and consulting program for investment management solutions and services
  • Lead and manage the professional services team consisting of Project Managers, Business Analysts etc.
  • Manage contracts, project timelines, and deliverables. Ensuring quality of work performed
  • Define client needs, determine a strategy and develop a plan/proposal for delivery of the project which generally leads to a client’s internal process or function being modified for improved efficiency and effectiveness
  • Ensuring budgets and schedules meet Client requirements
  • Hiring and training of Consultants

Requirements:

  • Minimum 8 years of relevant experience with a proven track record as a Consultancy and/or Implementation Manager
  • of experience in buy-side trading, either gained from a solutions vendor, hedge fund, investment management firm or asset management firm
  • Proven team leadership, project assessment and project delivery capabilities
  • Prior experience as a Consultancy and/or Implementation Manager
  • A self-starter with excellent client relationship management experience with a track record in becoming a client’s trusted advisor