Capital Markets Project Manager

  • Competative
  • Charlotte, NC, USA Charlotte NC US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Apex Systems, LLC
  • 18 Jun 18 2018-06-18

Lead cross-functional project teams, managing all testing activities within the project lifecycle across multiple workstreams and departments within a WFS business segment Assist in the execution of end to-end project management using the Enterprise Project Methodology, demonstrating ownership of the entire testing and business approval process from beginning to end Manage matrixed project teams across the organization, including Technology, Operations, Legal, Compliance, Finance and other impacted partners Create and deliver presentations to mid-senior level management on project goals and plans, including progress reports Manage areas of change. Document internal & external impacts, and a plan for implementation & readiness

2 roles:

1. FX PM 

100% onsite in Charlotte (Uptown)

12 month + contract, potential to convert full time

IV Process: Phone then F2F in Charlotte

 

MUST HAVE:

Project Management (Business Sided and End to End) à 7 + years of experience
Capital Markets required, FX is highly preferred
$2 mil + project experience

 

2. Brexit/Broadridge PM 

100% onsite in Charlotte (Uptown)

12 month + contract, potential to convert full time

IV Process: Phone then F2F in Charlotte

 

MUST HAVE:

  • Project Management (Business Sided/Can be Operations mixed in but no IT PMs, end to end) à 5+ years of experience
  • Capital Markets required specific to settlements, books & records and if they have Broadridge/GLOSS that is a homerun
  • UAT Testing Strategy, coordination across business

 

 

Desired Skills:

  • Experience leading cross-functional project teams using a business consulting approach, with a track record of successfully delivering high complexity technology-related projects in the financial services industry.
  • Experience documenting Testing Strategies, Coordinating testing efforts across multiple platforms and business functions, capturing and documentation of UAT results, creation of test scripts and managing the pass/fail process of all test procedures.
  • Knowledge of Investment Banking Operations, Broadridge GLOSS Products, and related technology and operations a plus.

 

Description of Activity:

  • Lead cross-functional project teams, managing all testing activities within the project lifecycle across multiple workstreams and departments within a WFS business segment
  • Assist in the execution of end to-end project management using the Enterprise Project Methodology, demonstrating ownership of the entire testing and business approval process from beginning to end
  • Manage matrixed project teams across the organization, including Technology, Operations, Legal, Compliance, Finance and other impacted partners
  • Create and deliver presentations to mid-senior level management on project goals and plans, including progress reports
  • Manage areas of change. Document internal & external impacts, and a plan for implementation & readiness

 

Desired Qualifications:

  • PMP certification
  • MS Project, SharePoint, MS Office applications
  • Familiarity with the financial services industry
  • Ability to work with others collaboratively for team success
  • Proven track record of leading medium complexity projects on time and on budget utilizing disciplined project management and organization skills
  • Ability to understand problems, identify solutions and develop clear options and recommendations
  • Experience in formal project methodology; specifically in the creation of business cases, project initiation, development of comprehensive business requirements, identification of project interdependencies, general oversight of the development life cycle and testing strategies and the planning for successful delivery
  • Experience presenting to mid-senior level management with good oral and written presentation skills
  • Ability to synthesize information to identify key risks, customer impact, financial implications, delays that could impact delivery, and issues that pose material risk to the project or business
  • Reliable, results driven individual
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills