Broadridge Financial Solutions Project Manager Conversions (JR1014790) in Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (BR) (https://finance.yahoo.com/quote/br?ltr=1) , a $4 billion global Fintech leader and a part of the S&P 500® Index, is a leading provider of investor communications and technology-driven solutions to banks, broker-dealers, asset and wealth managers and corporate issuers. Broadridge provides an important infrastructure that powers the financial services industry and employs over 11,000 associates in 18 countries. For more information about Broadridge, please visit Broadridge.com/.
A Market Leader in the provision of Financial Solutions to Global Markets is looking for an experienced Project Manager to support global projects in the securities post-trade processing domain. This role is running projects for one or more clients. Whilst our office is based in Frankfurt, we will consider candidates from elsewhere in Germany, and also from the UK (provided they have the right to work in Germany). The role provides the opportunity for global business travel.
Candidates must be confident and self-motivated with excellent communication skills, demonstrating a consistent track record of project delivery in an investment banking environment. Ideally having worked for a solution provider, or alternatively be experienced in vendor management from a client perspective.
Candidates should be familiar with SWIFT Services and payment requirements.
The Project Manager will be responsible for:
Providing overall leadership for the project while maintaining a focus on achieving results efficiently, ensuring that projects are appropriately resourced and skilled
Client liaison including the development and presentation of project plans, progress reports and acceptance by the client of the final product, including participation in client workshops
Internal senior stakeholder management and close liaison with development and support teams
Ensure appropriate allocation and skilling of resources and their effective deployment throughout the project.
Active involvement in managing the project to contractual obligations of all parties and the management of change control to those obligations.
Financial, technical and schedule reporting
Ensure the programme is delivered to internal policies and controls.
Risk management and problem solving
Active engagement with clients, third parties and suppliers
Project management for new clients
The development of project plans, including delivery, testing, logistics, in-service support, training and documentation.
Essential requirements for this position are:
Advanced proficiency in German and English languages is required
SWIFT knowledge and a good understanding of SWIFT onboarding projects is preferred
Validated experience in financial messaging of banks/corporates is beneficial
Proven track record of project delivery and preferable experience of large scale integration projects.
Strong experience of vendor / client relationship management, preferably from the vendor perspective.
Strong organisational and planning skills
Strong leadership skills and self-motivated
Ability to work effectively under pressure
Excellent communication skills with the ability to interface effectively with both business and technology stakeholders at any level
Great interpersonal skills and the ability to influence effective outcomes
Experience of different project delivery methodologies, e.g. Agile / Waterfall and the ability to handle to combinations of these, depending on project needs.
Prior Experience of working with offshore and onshore teams
Formal project management qualifications
Willingness to travel as required.
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