project manager (banking experience) in Singapore

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job details

posted
location
singapore
specialism
information technology
job type
permanent
salary
S$ 650,542 per month
reference number
90M0350438_1528795893
contact
winson tan, randstad
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job description

about the company

My client is an international leader providing integrated and comprehensive wealth management solutions for financial institutions. From a humble background of serving just 1 client 30 years ago, they are now the largest independent financial solutions provider in the world. They are currently operating across US, Europe, Asia and works with the most reputable retail, investment, private banks in the world. They are now expanding and you would now have the chance to join this exciting and challenging role as a Project Manager.


about the job

Project Delivery

  • Analyse and document requirements by liaising with a range of people including users and managers, drawing together information needs across a distributed organisation
  • Establish and prepare project plans, risk management plans, project milestones and deliverables in consultation with business users and architect/designer
  • Manage the implementation of the project on a daily basis with regard to schedules, budget, manpower and quality
  • Manage the scope definition and change control mechanism
  • Escalate and discuss project overrun issues, scope creep, integration issues, resource requirements with Project Director (PD)/Service Delivery Director (SDD)
  • Manage integration of various components of the project including hardware, software installation, testing, business process review, redesign, application development, migration and data conversion etc.
  • Manage project activities to ensure timely delivery, including identification of critical path, monitoring and driving completion of interdependent activities and adjustment to project schedules to achieve overall completion deadline
  • Define project resources, performance reviews and post implementation evaluations

Customer/ Vendor Management

  • Negotiate with vendors and across teams to ensure adequate resources are available during various phases of the project
  • Build relationships with users, technical staff and management to determine and resolve issues associated with systems implementation
  • Manage contracts and subcontractors
  • Negotiate with customers on change request effort, schedules and prioritize changes based on business needs
  • Clear and open communication with customers on project issues or clarifications

Team Management

  • Liaise with team members to ensure that all tasks and deliverables are proceeding according to schedule
  • Plan, track and monitor the tasks assigned to the team leader/ members
  • Delegate tasks effectively by providing clear and specific instructions and goals
  • Provide leadership to the project team to ensure that proposals/enhancements are fully analysed and evaluated for their benefits and costs
  • Participate in leadership activities and providing performance feedback and developmental coaching
  • Monitor and improve team performance, providing leadership, coaching, and performance management



skills and experience required

  • At least 5 years of IT project management experience, experience in Banking Sector or Consulting/SI background working for banking clients.
  • Experience in the development, implementation and support of information technology projects in a range of organizations
  • Degree in Information Systems or equivalent. Certified in PM or CITPM.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively please contact Winson Tan at 6510 3638 to discuss more on the opportunity. EA: 94C3609 / R1113471





skills

Project Management, PMP, CITPM, Applications

qualification

5 Years of Project Management experience
Exposure within the Banking/Financial Domain
PMP/CITPM/Prince2 certified
Team Management
Vendor Management

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree