Project Manager - Business Change
Hybrid Working - Edinburgh / Manchester / London - 1-2days
Lorien's Banking Client are currently looking for a skilled Project Manager to join the expanding team on an initial 12-month contract.
Coming from a Financial Services Background is highly advantageous to be successful in this role.
Experience/Background in Financial Services
Experience of executing major, multi-disciplinary projects
Excellent stakeholder management skills; negotiate win-win solutions between external and internal clients; and manage relationships and expectations
Proven self-starter, able to prioritise their own and other people's input
Ability to motivate and inspire others to change behaviour
Strong core project management skills; RAID management, status reporting, budget forecasting & actuals, planning and execution against the plan.
Excellent report writer and summarise of complex issues / solutions
Analytical and internal process control mindset
Ability to complete work to deadlines with a sense of both urgency and accuracy through effective time management including goal setting, planning, prioritizing, scheduling, and monitoring.
Authority and confidence to speak with conviction about the change agenda to a senior audience
Knowledge of Payments and Cash Management, ideally from a Commercial Banking perspective
Ability to forge strong working relationships
Understanding of payment clearing schemes and associated message flows
Strategic and operational insight into the challenges and priorities faced by the firm; commercial, regulatory, risk, competitive
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age