Senior Project Manager – Securities Services

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 4_120418
Sector: Technology

HK$ 100K/Month + Bonus + Benefits

Reporting to a Senior Program Manager this role will define and execute investment projects which look to aid business growth, improve client satisfaction, streamline processes, replace legacy technology and reduce operational risk

Responsibilities

  • Defining and refining the project plan and project strategy from high level requirements through to detailed project execution and completion
  • Ownership of End-to-end (technical and non-technical) delivery against project requirements
  • Stakeholder management, ensuring all project communications are timely, accurate, and professionally structured to meet varying stakeholder needs
  • Implement robust project financial management
  • Implement and manage a robust and balanced project risk register taking ownership for risk resolution, mitigation, and escalation plans
  • Implement appropriate project structures to ensure smooth and consistent delivery towards defined project milestone
  • Build strong project team working environment and relationships, managing, and actively resolving conflicts
  • Lead relevant steering committees, senior management sessions and any relevant workshops
  • Implementing and managing a strong benefits tracking and traceability process within the project
  • Proactively manage vendors and internal/offshore teams to delivery milestones and quality parameters

Requirements

  • Experience managing analysis streams and virtual / matrix management of technology delivery functions both offshore and with vendors
  • Deep & proven experiences as a project manager across the Securities Services domain at a leading financial institution
  • Proven Securities Services business knowledge of end-to-end processes (Custody, Fund Accounting, Post Trade Compliance, Securities Lending, etc.)
  • Proven vendor management experience (contracts/sourcing, negotiation, delivery, resourcing
  • Proven experience in developing, managing and refining project strategy papers