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Finney-Taylor Consulting Group Project Manager – Investment Management Contract in Edmonton, AB

Finney-Taylor Consulting Group

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Position:
Project Manager – Investment Management
Location:
Edmonton, AB

Not general finance or retail banking). Finance, Accounting, Project Management or Business Analysis. Demonstrated experience working with senior management …

Job Description : Our Client requires Project Managers to assist with various ongoing projects. These projects will include work in the areas of Investment Risk Management, Investment Data and Analysis, and Client Reporting. The project environment will include shared resourcesacross multiple projects and departments

Must Have Primary Skills :

  • Demonstrated experience as a project manager in an organization managing multiple concurrent projects with a multi-million dollar project budget (i.e. a large project organization).
  • Demonstrated experience as a project manager working on investment management projects or capital markets projects.
  • Project Management Certification – complete and current OR Seven (7) years’ experience in Project Management with at least four (4) years’ experience in Capital Markets/Investment Management projects.
  • Demonstrated experience serving as the project manager for multiple projects concurrently, and in a matrix environment (multiple projects in an overall portfolio, and shared resources across the portfolio).
  • Demonstrated experience working with senior management (executive-level) stakeholders for project governance and delivery
  • Demonstrated experience working in an Institutional Investment Management organization (i.e. not general finance or retail banking). This may include Front, Middle or Back Office work or Project Management (e.g. 2 years’ experience as a Derivatives analyst).
  • Demonstrated experience working with Fixed Income, Derivatives or Public Equities investment products. This may have been obtained by direct experience (e.g. working as a Trader or an Analyst in a Front Office team) or by project experience (e.g. working as a BA or a Project Manager on projects delivering new products).
  • Demonstrated direct experience working in one (1) of the following programs. Experience must directly translate to system/data expertise.
    • SimCorp Dimension;o ii. Calypso;
    • Charles River Trading System; or
    • Eagle Pace.
  • Demonstrated experience as a Business Analyst working in investment management/capital markets projects.

Nice To Have Secondary Skills :

  • Post-secondary education in one of the following: Finance, Accounting, Project Management or Business Analysis.
  • Demonstrated experience working with at least one Project Portfolio Management (PPM) tool (e.g. Eclipse PPM)
  • Experience and strong knowledge of Investment Management Risk Management calculations and tools.
  • Demonstrated direct experience working with more than one of the following programs. Experience must directly translate to system/data expertise.
    • SimCorp Dimension;
    • Calypso;
    • Charles River Trading System; or
    • Eagle Pace.
  • Business Analyst Certification

Proven Experience In :
The Project Managers will:

  • Work closely with Senior management, functional leads and business stakeholders to facilitate the successful completion of project deliverables;
  • Have experience within the financial industry, specifically focused on investment management;
  • Be accountable for overall management of the Project, which includes mobilization, shaping, execution and closedown of the Project; and
  • Lead the Project teams in a fast-paced and complex matrix environment.

Skills

  • Soft Skills
    • Must Have at least 6 years of experience with/in Program Management
    • Experience In at least 6 years of experience with/in Change Management

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-18
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