Software Project Manager

Software Project Manager

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Buy and sell side trading systems

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits

  • Contact:

    Dominic Worthington

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    SOFT PM CFD_1562001316

  • Consultant:


Project Manager - City of London - £55,000-£65,000

(Project Manager, Agile, Financial Software, Financial Trading, Software Project Management)

Project Manager - Financial Software, Financial Trading, Software Project Management

I have now partnered with a world class Financial Services organisation who supply both trading software and trading services to the marketplace. Due to continued growth we are looking to appoint a strong Project Manager to be a part of a fast-paced Project Management team.

This role is in a fast paced environment and is dealing with multiple complex projects of work requiring this PM to be hands on with delivery. My client is looking for a versatile character, who is confident but grounded in their approach.


  • You'll play a leading role in everything project-delivery related, from leading scope definition to looking at deliverables whilst working with senior-management teams.
  • Develop project plans and communication documents whilst feeding project plans to over-arching programme management individuals.
  • Play a leading role in continuous resource management, securing resources for agile development projects and negotiating with other stakeholders.
  • Implementing continuous best practices across an Agile Project Management team and creating a productive working environment.
  • Continuously track project statuses, reporting to senior management.
  • Hand's on delivery of complex Agile and Waterfall IT projects, as-well as providing an oversight function to the team and an escalation point.

(Project Manager, Agile, Financial Software, Financial Trading, Software Project Management)

Experience needed:

  • Experience delivering complex projects in an agile development environment spanning across multiple business departments (technology, risk, compliance, regulation, and marketing).
  • Comprehensive complex project management skills, with the ability to influence and build strong stakeholder relationships whilst working to tight deadlines.
  • Experience in a high-performing Project Delivery team.
  • Financial Services Trading experience would be preferred, or a background working with complex software application stacks.
  • Strong interest in technology and the financial services
  • Excellent documentation skills
  • Excellent client facing and rapport building skills
  • Ideally Prince II certified
  • Very strong skills and experience in Project Planning, Risk/Issue Management, Agile Process Management, Negotiation, JIRA, Time Management, Presentation Skills.
  • Certified Agile/Prince2/PMP or similar.

This is a great opportunity to join a forward thinking organisation where there is a real career ladder to Senior Management roles. If you feel you have the skills and desire to join a market leading organisation then please send your CV to dom.worthington@harringtonstarr.com or call 0203 587 7007

(Project Manager, Agile, Financial Software, Financial Trading, Software Project Management)