IT Project Manager

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Contract, Full time
  • Nicoll Curtin - Switzerland
  • 18 Apr 19

IT Project Manager

It Project Manager

3-months contract with high chance of extension

My Client is a Global Bank in need of a IT Project Manager to support the Compliance & Operational Risk Control IT team in Zurich. For this job in Zurich, my client is looking for an English-speaking candidate who can start asap.

Key responsibilities:

  • Managing all aspects of several projects, which include project planning, execution, timing, quality, cost and early identification of risks
  • Ensuring on time delivery of your projects and within budget
  • Providing the stakeholders with transparent, accurate and regular information regarding the status of project deliveries
  • Managing and ensure efficient use of both outsourced and internal project team staff located around the globe.
  • Working with the IT Business Analyst and Technical teams to ensure a sound technical design including data reporting/analytics capabilities.
  • Ensuring that the project follows SDLC principles/standards
  • Identifying stakeholders and clients, evaluate their interests and establish effective communication channels with them
  • Embed Risk Awareness by designing and operating an effective control environment, proactively identifying and raising control deficiencies and driving diligent and sustainable risk remediation

Essential Experience/Skills required for this job:
  • 3+ years' experience applying project management techniques using agile and waterfall methodologies
  • Proven track record of project delivery in a highly regulated global environment
  • Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development, integration, 3rd party software customization, and data reporting/analytics tools
  • Experience using a wide range of project management tools such as MS Project, JIRA, Confluence
  • Project experience in Operational Risk area would be a plus
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English. German would be a plus

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you just click apply or send your CV directly to!

Please note that all applicants are welcome but only the must relevant for the role will be considered and contacted.