Senior Project Manager

Senior Project Manager

Job Title: Senior Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract to Perm
Location: Hong Kong
Reference: 1699
Contact Name: Mary Delfin
Job Published: June 16, 2020 09:44

Job Description

Our client, a leading global investment, are currently hiring Senior IT Project Manager whose main role will involve facilitating the delivery and change requests for a suite of front office applications which, across multiple asset classes.

You will sit in a PMO and be responsible for the regional delivery off applications, ensure local customisations are executed and regulatory requirement s are met. Some of these projects are large and complex and you will need to be able to design and execute a project in a matrix environment.

Responsibilities of the Role:

  • Ensure Projects are broken down into clear milestones (requirements gathering, system development schedule, deployment, testing)
  • Manage the Project Portfolio Budget
  • Work closely with the business and development managers to oversee and track the portfolio of technology initiatives being delivered for front office sales & trading
  • Engage and manage stakeholders
  • Collaborate with internal teams to ensure Projects remains on schedule
  • Support standardization and consistency in projects, risk management processes and procedures, and ensure adherence to company tools and applications

Required Skills for the Role:

  • University degree holder in Information Technology, or related disciplines
  • At least 10 years hands-on experience in IT project management and software delivery
  • A good understanding of system development life cycle in real time systems
  • Project management certification (PMP and/or Agile/Scrum Master) is required
  • Proven hands on experience in managing a large – scale application software development projects in a complex multi-tier environment.
  • Knowledge of the financial services industry; either in an investment bank with Fixed Income or equities business knowledge. Knowledge of sales and trading, finance, operations, technology, or internal audit background preferred
  • Excellent command of both verbal and written English

 If interested, please send your most updated cv in word format to with “Senior IT Project Manager” in the subject line.