Project Manager - Financial Services

Role: Project Manager - Financial Services
Location: City of London
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 basic salary plus benefits, bonus and flexible working

A well-established FinTech organisation with a global reach are now seeking a Project Manager to join their growing team. We're looking for candidates who have proven experience leading complex, global projects with Financial Services/FinTech, coupled with excellent communication skills and drive.

The Role:

* Define project scope and deliverables in collaboration with senior stakeholders across business and IT, as well as wider teams
* Build out project team and conduct project kick off including roles and responsibilities
* Forecast required resources, continually assessing the need for additional resource throughout the project lifecycle
* Identify, assess and manage risks, issues and conflicts
* Manage projects from project initiation through to successful completion
* Maintain the project backlog and prioritise work to support delivery schedule
* Immerse yourself in a fully Agile environment, attending daily stand ups when required
* Collaborate with Marketing teams to coordinate product launches
* Manage project scope and budget
* Build, develop and grow stakeholder relationships vital to project success
* Develop and deliver frequent progress reports to senior management

Role Requirements:

We are looking for enthusiastic, passionate candidates who are excited about technology and innovation within the FinTech space to drive their business forwards.

Skills Required:

* Proven experience simultaneously delivering multiple large, complex projects on time and on-budget
* Experience working within fast-paced industries such as Financial Services, FinTech, Gaming etc.
* Strong experience leading global project teams spanning technology and business change
* Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development environment
* Experience using JIRA would be beneficial
* Planning and organising a project from initiation to go live
* Excellent communication skills, with experience presenting to C-level executive teams
* Strong stakeholder management skills
* Proven interest in future technologies and innovation
* Must be educated to Degree level

If you are interested in this role, please apply in the first instance with an up-to-date copy of your CV.

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.