Job title: Project Manager
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Sydney
Pay interval: Daily
Job published: 14-03-2019
Job ID: 31098
Contact name: James Holland
Contact email: james@talenza.com.au

Job Description

Our client is a top tier bank who have an immediate need for a Project Manager who will be responsible for facilitating the product migration. The program of work is already in flight with end to end delivery and governance in another part of the business. This role will suit a structured Project Manager with a couple of years exp as a PM but with a good understanding of projects, must have delivery front of mind but will keep a strong hold on governance for the Project. This will be partnering with 2 businesses which will bring various risks and issues which will need to be monitored and managed.

  • Lead/support the delivery which has system (payments) & process changes
  • Lead/support the governance, including but not limited to status reporting, steering committee papers, financials, risks/issues/dependencies
  • Partner with the delivery team to mitigate delivery risks
  • Lead the daily scrums / stand-up’s
  • Analysis of data (processes, working practices, schedules, etc) to support leaders in making informed decisions
  • Drive other project outcomes as determined by the Delivery Lead/ Product Owner

 

Key Attributes for the Business Project Manager :

  • Ideally have worked in either Institutional Banking or Business & Private Banking
  • Banking experience is a MUST
  • Business PM background that has predominantly focused on Process & Technology changes. The role will not suit an IT Project Manager
  • Can do attitude with the ability to roll up sleeves and be tactical as required as well as having a strategic mindset in problem solving
  • Understanding of Organisational Change Management
  • Strong stakeholder management and influencing skills (Business Stakeholders not Technology)
  • Ability to write papers – summarise the technical and project jargon for governance forums / stakeholders meetings
  • Experience of having worked in Agile and Waterfall environment. Working in the Squad model will be an advantage
  • Excellent excel and powerpoint skill

 

Please apply for more information or email james@talenza.com.au