London, United Kingdom
Our client is a fantastic Trading System software vendor with an incredible track record of growth & success. They have won multiple awards for their electronic trading systems which they provide to global leading investment banks and brokerage firms.
They are looking to continue the expansion of their London team with the addition of an experienced and skilled Project Manager to deliver their solutions directly to clients.
As a Project Manager, you will be engaging with clients and managing the implementation resources through these client-centric projects – running up to 5 simultaneous projects over a 3-6 month delivery lifecycle.
You will have around 3 years of direct Project Management experience, ideally from the financial services industry and will have demonstrable expertise in delivering IT software solutions to clients. You will have a structured approach to Project Management and ideally will also be familiar with Agile / Scrum based software development environments.
My client will be assessing applications based on experience of:
- Project management / delivery
- Project management methodologies & tools (e.g. Prince 2) and Agile / Scrum based software development environments
- Ability to manage internal & external resources
- Experience of interacting with developers, IT technical teams, other Project managers
- Knowledge of financial services trading, capital markets / banking and the IT systems used in this space
- Understanding of electronic trading (this is not essential but would be a benefit)
It is essential that you have excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and will be familiar with communicating with senior level financial services IT people. You will be Project Managing the IT system delivery so will need to be comfortable talking with technical & business teams.
My client is offering huge amounts of training and direct exposure to leading technologies. You will be working with some of the worlds foremost financial services firms and will be given massive chance for career progression & development. MY CLIENT IS ONLY INTERESTED IN CANDIDATES WHO HAVE A GENUINE INTEREST IN TECHNOLOGY AND A GENUINE DESIRE TO BE A PART OF A MARKET LEADING ORGANISATION.
If you have the required skills and experience and are motivated to succeed in a role that will enable you to become a major player in fast growing financial services software firm please apply ASAP
This is one of the hottest tech firms in the financial services IT industry at the moment and are definitely destined for continued success.